Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 35

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Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 35

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     A 29-year-old client is diagnosed with scarlet fever. Which of the following is the most appropriate type of isolation for this client?.
    • A. 

      Airborne..

    • B. 

      Contact..

    • C. 

      Droplet..

    • D. 

      Standard..

  • 2. 
    A newly admitted client with streptococcal pharyngitis (tonsillitis) has been placed on droplet precaution. Which of the following statements indicates the best understanding for this type of isolation?.
    • A. 

      The client can be placed in a room with another client with measles (rubeola)..

    • B. 

      A special mask (N95) should be worn when working with the client..

    • C. 

      Must maintain a spatial distance of 3 feet..

    • D. 

      Gloves should be only worn when giving direct care..

  • 3. 
    Malcolm is a newly assigned as a triage nurse. on his first day of work. the following clients arrive at the ED. Which among the client require the most rapid action to protect other clients in the ED from infection?.
    • A. 

      A travel blogger who needs tuberculosis testing after an exposure to a person with TB during his trip..

    • B. 

      An elderly woman who has a history of a methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) leg wound infection..

    • C. 

      A pregnant woman with a blister-like rash on the face and is possibly having varicella..

    • D. 

      An infant with a runny nose and whose older brother has pertussis..

  • 4. 
    A client with a vancomycin-resistant enterococcus (VRE) infection is admitted to the medical unit. Which action can be delegated to a nursing assistant who is assisting with the client’s care?.
    • A. 

      Implement contact precautions when handling the client..

    • B. 

      Educate the client and family members on ways to prevent transmission of VRE..

    • C. 

      Monitor the results of the laboratory culture and sensitivity test..

    • D. 

      Collaborate with other departments when the client is transported for ordered test..

  • 5. 
    Which of the following infection control activity should be delegated to an experienced nursing assistant?.
    • A. 

      Asking clients about the duration of antibiotic therapy..

    • B. 

      Demonstrating correct handwashing techniques to client and family..

    • C. 

      Disinfecting blood pressure cuffs after clients are discharged..

    • D. 

      Screening clients for upper respiratory tract symptoms..

  • 6. 
    What equipment would be necessary to complete an evaluation of cranial nerves 9 and 10 during a physical assessment?
    • A. 

      A cotton ball

    • B. 

      A penlight

    • C. 

      An ophthalmoscope

    • D. 

      A tongue depressor and flashlight

  • 7. 
    Which technique would be best in caring for a client following receiving a diagnosis of a state IV tumor in the brain?
    • A. 

      Offering the client pamphlets on support groups for brain cancer

    • B. 

      Asking the client if there is anything he or his family needs

    • C. 

      Reminding the client that advances in technology are occurring everyday

    • D. 

      Providing accurate information about the disease and treatment options

  • 8. 
    An 8.5 lb. 6 oz infant is delivered to a diabetic mother. Which nursing intervention would be implemented when the neonate becomes jittery and lethargic?
    • A. 

      Administer insulin

    • B. 

      Administer oxygen

    • C. 

      Feed the infant glucose water (10%)

    • D. 

      Place infant in a warmer

  • 9. 
    What question would be most important to ask a male client who is in for a digital rectal examination?
    • A. 

      “Have you noticed a change in the force of the urinary system?”

    • B. 

      “Have you noticed a change in tolerance of certain foods in your diet?”

    • C. 

      “Do you notice polyuria in the AM?”

    • D. 

      “Do you notice any burning with urination or any odor to the urine?”

  • 10. 
    The nurse assesses a prolonged late deceleration of the fetal heart rate while the client is receiving oxytocin (Pitocin) IV to stimulate labor. The priority nursing intervention would be to:
    • A. 

      Turn off the infusion

    • B. 

      Turn the client to the left

    • C. 

      Change the fluid to Ringer’s Lactate

    • D. 

      Increase mainline IV rate

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