Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 52

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  • 1. 
    A client with pleural effusion is scheduled to have a thoracentesis. The nurse on duty will assists the client to which position during the procedure?
    • A. 

      Lying in bed on the unaffected side with head of bed elevated about 45°.

    • B. 

      Forward side lying position with head of bed flat.

    • C. 

      Lying in bed on the affected side with head of bed elevated about 45°.

    • D. 

      Supine position with both arms extended.

  • 2. 
    Nurse Maria is administering a cleansing enema to a client with severe constipation. She will place the client in which position?
    • A. 

      Low fowlers position.

    • B. 

      High fowlers position.

    • C. 

      Left Sim’s position.

    • D. 

      Right Sim’s position.

  • 3. 
    What type of client would benefit the most from an elevated head of the bed position?
    • A. 

      Patient who had a hemorrhoidectomy.

    • B. 

      Patient who had a laryngectomy.

    • C. 

      Patient who had a liver biopsy.

    • D. 

      Patient who had a lumbar puncture.

  • 4. 
    Nurse Justin is taking care a client with deep vein thrombosis. Which position should be provided to the client?
    • A. 

      Bed rest with the affected extremity remain flat at all times.

    • B. 

      Bed rest with the unaffected extremity on top of the affected extremity.

    • C. 

      Bed rest with the affected extremity in a dependent position.

    • D. 

      Bed rest with the affected extremity elevated.

  • 5. 
    Nurse Sandra had just received a postoperative total hip replacement client from the recovery unit. Which is the best position in which she should place the client?
    • A. 

      Side-lying with the affected leg externally rotated.

    • B. 

      Side-lying with the affected leg internally rotated.

    • C. 

      On the nonoperative side with the legs abducted.

    • D. 

      On the nonoperative side with the legs adducted.

  • 6. 
    A client has just returned to a nursing unit after a cardiac catheterization performed using the femoral artery. The nurse places the client in which position?
    • A. 

      Bed rest with head elevation at 30°.

    • B. 

      Bed rest with head elevation at 45°.

    • C. 

      Bed rest with head elevation at 60°.

    • D. 

      Bed rest with head elevation at 90°.

  • 7. 
    A nurse is preparing to care for a client who had undergone an above-knee amputation of the right leg. The nurse plans to allow which position for the client on the first 24 hours?
    • A. 

      Supine position. with the affected limb flat on the bed.

    • B. 

      Supine position. with the affected limb supported with pillows.

    • C. 

      Prone position. with the affected limb on a dependent position.

    • D. 

      Trendelenburg’s position.

  • 8. 
    A client is to be on a bed rest for 24 hours and the affected extremity is to be kept straight during this time. Which of the following procedure would require a client to do the above?
    • A. 

      Varicose vein surgery.

    • B. 

      Myelogram.

    • C. 

      Abdominal aneurysm resection.

    • D. 

      Arterial Vascular Grafting.

  • 9. 
    Which is the best position for a client with autonomic dysreflexia?
    • A. 

      Sim’s Position.

    • B. 

      Fowler’s Position.

    • C. 

      Semi-Fowler’s Position.

    • D. 

      High Fowler’s Position.

  • 10. 
    A nurse is caring for a client who has returned to the recovery unit following a craniotomy. The nurse can safely place the client in which of the position?
    • A. 

      Trendelenburg position.

    • B. 

      Fowler’s position with the head leaning on the left side.

    • C. 

      Semi-fowlers position with the head in a midline position.

    • D. 

      Supine position with the neck flexed.

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