[单选题]While assessing a client who complained of lower abdominal pressure, the nurse notes a firm mass extending above the symphysis pubis. The nurse suspects
[单选题]The nurse is caring for a neonate with congenital clubfoot. The child has a cast to correct the defect. Before discharge, what should the nurse tell the parents?
[单选题]A patient being treated for an antisocial personality disorder insists that other nursing staff gave him lithium everyday in this time, which helped him, and he demands the current nurse get some immediately. The nurse's BEST reply to this patent would be
[单选题]Encouragement and praise should be given to hyperactive clients to help them increase their feelings of self-esteem. When they have behaved welt, the best way to let them know the staffis aware of their improvement is for the nurse to say
[单选题]Prior to the death of her husband, Mrs. Sardi complained of frequent headaches and loss of appetite. No medical cause was found. Mrs. Sardi probably was experiencing which type of grief?
[单选题]A 2-year-old child is brought to the emergency room with a broken arm. Which of the following findings would lead the nurse to suspect child abuse?
[单选题]A parent group is discussing different types of punishment. The parents ask the nurse to discuss corporeal punishment. What would be the nurse's response?
[单选题]A primigravida at 36 weeks' gestation tells the nurse that she has moderate breast tenderness. The nurse teaches the client with some suggestions for relief measures. Which of the following statements by the client suggests the nurse that the client needs further instructions?
[单选题]Hyperthyroidism is caused by increased levels of thyroxine in blood plasma. A client with this endocrine dysfunction would experience
[单选题]While auscultating heart sounds of a client with heart failure, the nurse hears an extra heart sound immediately after the second heart sound (S2). The nurse should document this as
[单选题]The most important feeling for the nurse to convey to the client in order for the client with personality disorder to accept the nurse is one of
[单选题]The nurse is administering sublingual nitroglycerin to a client with chest pain. The nurse should place the medication
[单选题]A client with thyroid cancer undergoes a thyroidectomy. After surgery, the client develops peripheral numbness and tingling and muscle twitching and spasms. The nurse should expect to administer
[单选题]The nurse instructs the female client concerning hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms. Which of the following points should the nurse include in the client's teaching plan?
[单选题]The nurse is providing care for a pregnant 16-year-old client. The client says that she's concerned she may gain too much weight and wants to start dieting. The nurse should respond by saying.