Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 30

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A 10-year-old client contracted severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) when traveling abroad with her parents. The nurse knows she must put on personal protective equipment to protect herself while providing care. Based on the mode of SARS transmission. which personal protective should the nurse wear?
    • A. 

      Gloves

    • B. 

      Gown and gloves

    • C. 

      Gown. gloves. and mask

    • D. 

      Gown. gloves. mask. and eye goggles or eye shield

  • 2. 
    A tuberculosis intradermal skin test to detect tuberculosis infection is given to a high-risk adolescent. How long after the test is administered should the result be evaluated?
    • A. 

      Immediately

    • B. 

      Within 24 hours

    • C. 

      In 48 to 72 hours

    • D. 

      After 5 days

  • 3. 
    Nurse Oliver s teaching a mother who plans to discontinue breast-feeding after 5 months. The nurse should advise her to include which foods in her infant’s diet?
    • A. 

      Iron-rich formula and baby food

    • B. 

      Whole milk and baby food

    • C. 

      Skim milk and baby food

    • D. 

      Iron-rich formula only

  • 4. 
    Gracie. the mother of a 3-month-old infant calls the clinic and states that her child has a diaper rash. What should the nurse advice?
    • A. 

      “Switch to cloth diapers until the rash is gone”

    • B. 

      “Use baby wipes with each diaper change.”

    • C. 

      “Leave the diaper off while the infant sleeps.”

    • D. 

      “Offer extra fluids to the infant until the rash improves.”

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Administer ipecac syrup

    • B. 

      Call an ambulance immediately

    • C. 

      Call the poison control center

    • D. 

      Punish the child for being bad

  • 6. 
    A child has third-degree burns of the hands. face. and chest. Which nursing diagnosis takes priority?
    • A. 

      Ineffective airway clearance related to edema

    • B. 

      Disturbed body image related to physical appearance

    • C. 

      Impaired urinary elimination related to fluid loss

    • D. 

      Risk for infection related to epidermal disruption

  • 7. 
    A 3-year-old child is receiving dextrose 5% in water and half-normal saline solution at 100 ml/hour. Which sign or symptom suggests excessive I.V. fluid intake?
    • A. 

      Worsening dyspnea

    • B. 

      Gastric distension

    • C. 

      Nausea and vomiting

    • D. 

      Temperature of 102°F (38.9° C)

  • 8. 
    Which finding would alert a nurse that a hospitalized 6-year-old child is at risk for a severe asthma exacerbation?
    • A. 

      Oxygen saturation of 95%

    • B. 

      Mild work of breathing

    • C. 

      Absence of intercostals or substernal retractions

    • D. 

      History of steroid-dependent asthma

  • 9. 
    Nurse Mariane is caring for an infant with spina bifida. Which technique is most important in recognizing possible hydrocephalus?
    • A. 

      Measuring head circumference

    • B. 

      Obtaining skull X-ray

    • C. 

      Performing a lumbar puncture

    • D. 

      Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

  • 10. 
    An adolescent who sustained a tibia fracture in a motor vehicle accident has a cast. What should the nurse do to help relieve the itching?
    • A. 

      Apply cool air under the cast with a blow-dryer

    • B. 

      Use sterile applicators to scratch the itch

    • C. 

      Apply cool water under the cast

    • D. 

      Apply hydrocortisone cream under the cast using sterile applicator.