Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 34

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You are caring for a newly admitted client with increasing dyspnea and dehydration who has possible avian influenza (bird flu). Which of these prescribed actions will you implement first?.
    • A. 

      Administer the first dose of oseltamivir (Tamiflu)..

    • B. 

      Obtain blood and sputum specimens for testing..

    • C. 

      Provide oxygen using a non-rebreather mask..

    • D. 

      Infuse 5% dextrose in water at 75ml/hr..

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Place the client on contact precaution..

    • B. 

      Instruct the client about correct handwashing..

    • C. 

      Obtain stool specimens for culture..

    • D. 

      Notify the physician about the loose stools..

  • 3. 
    Which of the following information about a client who has meningococcal meningitis has the best indicator that you can discontinue droplet precautions?.
    • A. 

      Cough is productive of clear. nonpurulent mucus..

    • B. 

      Pupils are equal and reactive to light..

    • C. 

      Temperature is lower than 100°F (37.8°C)..

    • D. 

      Appropriate antibiotics have been given for 24 hours..

  • 4. 
    You are the charge nurse on the pediatric unit when a pediatrician calls wanting to admit a child with rubeola (measles). Which of these factors is of most concern in determining whether to admit the child to your unit?.
    • A. 

      There are several children receiving chemotherapy on the unit..

    • B. 

      The infection control nurse liaison is not on the unit today..

    • C. 

      The unit is not staffed with the usual number of RNs..

    • D. 

      No negative-airflow rooms are available on the unit..

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Escort the client to a decontamination room..

    • B. 

      Assess the client for signs of infection..

    • C. 

      Notify hospital security personnel about the client..

    • D. 

      Administer ciprofloxacin (Cipro) 250 mg PO..

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Goggles..

    • B. 

      Gown..

    • C. 

      Gloves..

    • D. 

      Shoe covers..

    • E. 

      N95 respirator.

    • F. 

      Surgical face mask.

  • 7. 
    As the infection control nurse in an acute care hospital. which action will you take to most effectively reduce the incidence of health-care-associated infections?.
    • A. 

      Screen all newly admitted clients for colonization or infection with MRSA..

    • B. 

      Develop policies that automatically start antibiotic therapy for clients colonized by multi-drug resistant organisms..

    • C. 

      Ensure that dispensers for alcohol-based hand rubs are readily available in all client care areas of the hospital..

    • D. 

      Require nursing staff to don gowns to change wound dressings for all clients..

  • 8. 
    You are preparing to leave the room after performing oral suctioning on a client who is on contact and airborne precautions. In which order will you perform the following actions? (1. Take off the gown.||2. Remove N95 respirator.||3. Perform hand hygiene.||4. Take off goggles.||5. Remove gloves.)
    • A. 

      5. 4. 1. 2. 3.

    • B. 

      4. 5. 2. 1. 3.

    • C. 

      1. 2. 4. 5. 3.

    • D. 

      2. 4. 2. 1. 3.

  • 9. 
    You are preparing to change the linens on the bed of a client who has a draining sacral wound infected by MRSA. Which PPE items will you plan to use. Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Gloves..

    • B. 

      N95 respirator..

    • C. 

      Surgical Mask..

    • D. 

      Googles..

    • E. 

      Gown.

  • 10. 
    You are preparing to care for a 6-year-old who has just undergone allogeneic stem cell transplantation and will need protective environmental isolation. Which nursing tasks will you delegate to a nursing assistant? Select all that apply..
    • A. 

      Posting the precautions for protective isolation o the door of the client’s room..

    • B. 

      Stocking the client’s room with the needed PPE items..

    • C. 

      Talking to the family members about the reasons for the isolation..

    • D. 

      Reminding visitors to wear a respirator mask. gloves. and gown..

    • E. 

      Teaching the client to perform thorough hand washing after using the bathroom.