A child is admitted to the pediatric unit with a diagnosis of suspected meningococcal meningitis. Which of the following nursing measures should the nurse do FIRST?
Institute seizure precautions
Assess neurologic status
Place in respiratory isolation
Assess vital signs
A client is diagnosed with methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus pneumonia. What type of isolation is MOST appropriate for this client?
Several clients are admitted to an adult medical unit. The nurse would ensure airborne precautions for a client with which of the following medical conditions?
A diagnosis of AIDS and cytomegalovirus
A positive PPD with an abnormal chest x-ray
A tentative diagnosis of viral pneumonia
Advanced carcinoma of the lung
Which of the following is the FIRST priority in preventing infections when providing care for a client?
Using a barrier between client’s furniture and nurse’s bag
Wearing gowns and goggles
An adult woman is admitted to an isolation unit in the hospital after tuberculosis was detected during a pre-employment physical. Although frightened about her diagnosis, she is anxious to cooperate with the therapeutic regimen. The teaching plan includes information regarding the most common means of transmitting the tubercle bacillus from one individual to another. Which contamination is usually responsible?
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You notice that in a patient who has severe burns, the fluid is starting to accumulate in that patient's abdominal tissue. There is no change in his weight, and his intake and output are equal. What is that you suspect?
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Being a nurse is not just about giving care to the ailing; some legal, ethical, and cultural rules must follow while they meet their mandate. Are you a nursing student and need some practice for your coursework? Here in this...
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The best explanation of what Title VI of the Civil Rights Act mandates is the freedom to: