Fundamentals Of Nursing (@itsmebob8)

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Fundamentals Of Nursing (@itsmebob8)

June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination Online Review Prepared by: ROBERT C. REÑA, RN Reference: Kozier and Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Administering immunizations

    • B. 

      Giving a bath

    • C. 

      Preventing accidents in the home

    • D. 

      Performing diagnostic procedures

  • 2. 
    The nurse positions the client sitting upright during palpation of which area? 
    • A. 

      Abdomen

    • B. 

      Genitals

    • C. 

      Breast

    • D. 

      Head and neck

  • 3. 
    Which charting entry would be the most defensible in court? 
    • A. 

      Client fell out of bed

    • B. 

      Client drunk on admission

    • C. 

      Large bruise on left thigh

    • D. 

      Notified Dr. Jones of BP of 90/40

  • 4. 
    The nurse assesses a postoperative client who has a rapid, weak pulse; urine output of less than 30 mL/h; and decreased blood pressure. The client’s skin is cool and clammy. What complication should the nurse suspect? ​​
    • A. 

      Thrombophlebitis

    • B. 

      Hypovolemic shock

    • C. 

      Pneumonia

    • D. 

      Wound dehiscence

  • 5. 
    Proper administration of an otic medication to a 2-year-old client includes which of the following? 
    • A. 

      Pull the ear straight back.

    • B. 

      Pull the ear down and back.

    • C. 

      Pull the ear up and back.

    • D. 

      Pull the ear straight upward.

  • 6. 
    The nurse practitioner requests a laboratory blood test to determine how well a client has controlled her diabetes during the past 3 months. Which blood test will provide this information? 
    • A. 

      Fasting blood glucose

    • B. 

      Capillary blood specimen

    • C. 

      Glycosylated hemoglobin

    • D. 

      GGT (gamma-glutamyl transferase)

  • 7. 
    Which statement best reflects the nurse’s assessment of the fifth vital sign? 
    • A. 

      "Do you have any complaints?"

    • B. 

      "Are you experiencing any discomfort right now?"

    • C. 

      "Is there anything I can do for you now?"

    • D. 

      "Do you have any complaints of pain?"

  • 8. 
    The client is most likely to require the greatest amount of analgesia for pain during which period? ​​​
    • A. 

      Immediately after surgery

    • B. 

      4 hours after surgery

    • C. 

      12 to 36 hours after surgery

    • D. 

      48 to 60 hours after surgery

  • 9. 
    A client is admitted to the hospital for hypocalcemia. Nursing interventions relating to which system would have the highest priority? 
    • A. 

      Renal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Gastrointestinal

    • D. 

      Neuromuscular

  • 10. 
    Which action by the nurse represents proper nasopharyngeal/ nasotracheal suction technique? ​​​
    • A. 

      Lubricate the suction catheter with petroleum jelly before and between insertions.

    • B. 

      Apply suction intermittently while inserting the suction catheter.

    • C. 

      Rotate the catheter while applying suction.

    • D. 

      Hyperoxygenate with 100% oxygen for 30 minutes before and after suctioning.