Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 29

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  • 1. 
    Nurse Roy is administering total parental nutrition (TPN) through a peripheral I.V. line to a school-age child. What’s the smallest amount of glucose that’s considered safe and not caustic to small veins. while also providing adequate TPN?
    • A. 

      5% glucose

    • B. 

      10% glucose

    • C. 

      15% glucose

    • D. 

      17% glucose

  • 2. 
    David. age 15 months. is recovering from surgery to remove Wilms’ tumor. Which findings best indicates that the child is free from pain?
    • A. 

      Decreased appetite

    • B. 

      Increased heart rate

    • C. 

      Decreased urine output

    • D. 

      Increased interest in play

  • 3. 
    When planning care for a 8-year-old boy with Down syndrome. the nurse should:
    • A. 

      Plan interventions according to the developmental level of a 7-year-old child because that’s the child’s age

    • B. 

      Plan interventions according to the developmental levels of a 5-year-old because the child will have developmental delays

    • C. 

      Assess the child’s current developmental level and plan care accordingly

    • D. 

      Direct all teaching to the parents because the child can’t understand

  • 4. 
    Nurse Vincent is teaching the parents of a school-age child. Which teaching topic should take priority?
    • A. 

      Prevent accidents

    • B. 

      Keeping a night light on to allay fears

    • C. 

      Explaining normalcy of fears about body integrity

    • D. 

      Encouraging the child to dress without help

  • 5. 
    The nurse is finishing her shift on the pediatric unit. Because her shift is ending. which intervention takes top priority?
    • A. 

      Changing the linens on the clients’ beds

    • B. 

      Restocking the bedside supplies needed for a dressing change on the upcoming shift

    • C. 

      Documenting the care provided during her shift

    • D. 

      Emptying the trash cans in the assigned client room

  • 6. 
    Nurse Harry is providing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to a child. age 4. the nurse should:
    • A. 

      Compress the sternum with both hands at a depth of 1½ to 2” (4 to 5 cm)

    • B. 

      Deliver 12 breaths/minute

    • C. 

      Perform only two-person CPR

    • D. 

      Use the heel of one hand for sternal compressions

  • 7. 
    A 4-month-old with meningococcal meningitis has just been admitted to the pediatric unit. Which nursing intervention has the highest priority?
    • A. 

      Instituting droplet precautions

    • B. 

      Administering acetaminophen (Tylenol)

    • C. 

      Obtaining history information from the parents

    • D. 

      Orienting the parents to the pediatric unit

  • 8. 
    Shane tells the nurse that she wants to begin toilet training her 22-month-old child. The most important factor for the nurse to stress to the mother is:
    • A. 

      Developmental readiness of the child

    • B. 

      Consistency in approach

    • C. 

      The mother’s positive attitude

    • D. 

      Developmental level of the child’s peers

  • 9. 
    An infant who has been in foster care since birth requires a blood transfusion. Who is authorized to give written. informed consent for the procedure?
    • A. 

      The foster mother

    • B. 

      The social worker who placed the infant in the foster home

    • C. 

      The registered nurse caring for the infant

    • D. 

      The nurse-manager

  • 10. 
    A child is undergoing remission induction therapy to treat leukemia. Allopurinol is included in the regimen. The main reason for administering allopurinol as part of the client’s chemotherapy regimen is to:
    • A. 

      Prevent metabolic breakdown of xanthine to uric acid

    • B. 

      Prevent uric acid from precipitating in the ureters

    • C. 

      Enhance the production of uric acid to ensure adequate excretion of urine

    • D. 

      Ensure that the chemotherapy doesn’t adversely affect the bone marrow

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