Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 14

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A nurse has identified that the patient has overflow incontinence. What is a major factor that contributes to this clinical manifestation?
    • A. 

      Coughing

    • B. 

      Mobility deficits

    • C. 

      Prostate enlargement

    • D. 

      Urinary tract infection

  • 2. 
    A nurse must measure the intake and output (I&O) for a patient who has a urinary retention catheter. Which equipment is most appropriate to use to accurately measure urine output from a urinary retention catheter?
    • A. 

      Urinal

    • B. 

      Graduate

    • C. 

      Large syringe

    • D. 

      Urine collection bag

  • 3. 
    A patient’s urine is cloudy. is amber. and has an unpleasant odor. What problem may this information indicate that requires the nurse to make a focused assessment?
    • A. 

      Urinary retention

    • B. 

      Urinary tract infection

    • C. 

      Ketone bodies in the urine

    • D. 

      High urinary calcium level

  • 4. 
    A nurse is caring for a debilitated female patient with nocturia. Which nursing intervention is the priority when planning to meet this patient’s needs?
    • A. 

      Encouraging the use of bladder training exercises

    • B. 

      Providing assistance with toileting every four hours

    • C. 

      Positioning a bedside commode near the bed

    • D. 

      Teaching the avoidance of fluid after 5 PM

  • 5. 
    A practitioner uses a urine specimen for culture and sensitivity via a straight catheter for a patient. What should the nurse do when collecting this urine specimen?
    • A. 

      Use a sterile specimen container.

    • B. 

      Collect urine from the catheter port.

    • C. 

      Inflate the balloon with 10 mL of sterile water.

    • D. 

      Have the patient void before collecting the specimen.

  • 6. 
    A nurse in a provider’s office is assessing a client who reports losing control of urine when ever she coughs. laughs. or sneezes. The client relates a history of three vaginal births. but no serious accidents or illnesses. Which of the following interventions are appropriate for helping to control or eliminate the clients incontinence? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Limit total daily fluid intake

    • B. 

      Decrease or avoid caffeine

    • C. 

      Increase the intake of calcium supplements

    • D. 

      Avoid the intake of alcohol

    • E. 

      Use Crede maneuver

  • 7. 
    A client who has an indwelling catheter reports I need to urinate. Which of the following interventions should the nurse perform?
    • A. 

      Check to see whether the catheter is patent

    • B. 

      Reassure the client that it is not possible for her to urinate

    • C. 

      Re-catheterize the bladder with a larger gauge catheter

    • D. 

      Collect a urine specimen for analysis

  • 8. 
    A provider prescribes a 24 hour urine collection for a client. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?
    • A. 

      Discard the first voiding

    • B. 

      Keep all voidings in a container at room temperature

    • C. 

      Ask the client to urinate and pour the urine into a specimen container

    • D. 

      Ask the client to urinate into the toilet. stop midstream. and finish urinating into the specimen container

  • 9. 
    A nurse is preparing to initiate a bladder training program for a client who has a voiding disorder. Which of the following actions should the nurse take? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Establish a schedule of voiding prior to meal times

    • B. 

      Have the client record voiding times

    • C. 

      Gradually increase the voiding intervals

    • D. 

      Reminded client to hold urine until next scheduled voiding time

    • E. 

      Provide a sterile container for voiding

  • 10. 
    A nurse educator on a medical unit is reviewing factors that increase the risk of urinary tract infections with a group of assistive personnel. Which of the following should be included in the review? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Having sexual intercourse on a frequent basis

    • B. 

      Lowering of testosterone levels

    • C. 

      Wiping from front to back

    • D. 

      The location of the vagina in relation to the anus

    • E. 

      Undergoing frequent catheterization

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