Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 41

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Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 41

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which assessment data should the nurse include when obtaining a review of body systems
    • A. 

      Brief statement about what brought the client to the health care provider

    • B. 

      Client complaints of chest pain. dyspnea. or abdominal pain

    • C. 

      Information about the client’s sexual performance and preference

    • D. 

      The client’s name. address. age. and phone number

  • 2. 
    Tywin has come to the nursing clinic for a comprehensive health assessment. Which statement would be the best way to end the history interview?
    • A. 

      “What brought you to the clinic today?”

    • B. 

      “Would you describe your overall health as good?”

    • C. 

      “Do you understand what is happening?”

    • D. 

      “Is there anything else you would like to tell me?”

  • 3. 
    For which time period would the nurse notify the health care provider that the client had no bowel sounds?
    • A. 

      2 minutes

    • B. 

      3 minutes

    • C. 

      4 minutes

    • D. 

      5 minutes

  • 4. 
    Evaluating the apical pulse is the most reliable noninvasive way to assess cardiac function. Which is the best area for auscultating the apical pulse?
    • A. 

      Aortic arch

    • B. 

      Pulmonic area

    • C. 

      Tricuspid area

    • D. 

      Mitral area

  • 5. 
    Beginning in their 20s. women should be told about the benefits and limitations of breast self-exam (BSE). Which scientific rationale should the nurse remember when performing a breast examination on a female client?
    • A. 

      One half of all breast cancer deaths occur in women ages 35 to 45

    • B. 

      The tail of Spence area must be included in self-examination

    • C. 

      The position of choice for the breast examination is supine

    • D. 

      A pad should be placed under the opposite scapula of the breast being palpated

  • 6. 
    Mr. Lim. who has chronic pain. loss of self-esteem. no job. and bodily disfigurement from severe burns over the trunk and arms. is admitted to a pain center. Which evaluation criteria would indicate the client’s successful rehabilitation?
    • A. 

      The client remains free of the aftermath phase of the pain experience.

    • B. 

      The client experiences decreased frequency of acute pain episodes.

    • C. 

      The client continues normal growth and development with intact support systems.

    • D. 

      The client develops increased tolerance for severe pain in the future.

  • 7. 
    Christine Ann is about to take her NCLEX examination next week and is currently reviewing the concept of pain. Which scientific rationale would indicate that she understands the topic?
    • A. 

      Pain is an objective sign of a more serious problem

    • B. 

      Pain sensation is affected by a client’s anticipation of pain

    • C. 

      Intractable pain may be relieved by treatment

    • D. 

      Psychological factors rarely contribute to a client’s pain perception

  • 8. 
    Miggy. a 6-year-old boy. received a small paper cut on his finger. his mother let him wash it and apply small amount of antibacterial ointment and bandage. Then she let him watch TV and eat an apple. This is an example of which type of pain intervention?
    • A. 

      Pharmacologic therapy

    • B. 

      Environmental alteration

    • C. 

      Control and distraction

    • D. 

      Cutaneous stimulation

  • 9. 
    Which statement represents the best rationale for using noninvasive and non-pharmacologic pain-control measures in conjunction with other measures?
    • A. 

      These measures are more effective than analgesics.

    • B. 

      These measures decrease input to large fibers.

    • C. 

      These measures potentiate the effects of analgesics.

    • D. 

      These measures block transmission of type C fiber impulses.

  • 10. 
    When evaluating a client’s adaptation to pain. which behavior indicates appropriate adaptation?
    • A. 

      The client distracts himself during pain episodes.

    • B. 

      The client denies the existence of any pain.

    • C. 

      The client reports no need for family support.

    • D. 

      The client reports pain reduction with decreased activity.

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