[单选题]The primary nursing diagnosis for a client with a medical diagnosis of major depression would be:
[单选题]After teaching the mother about tests performed to monitor the success of the infant's treatment for congenital hypothyroidism, the nurse would determine that the teaching was effective when the mother states that the child will need frequent blood tests and regular assessment of which of the following?
[单选题]Borderline personality disorder involves continuous dysfunctional behaviors in which patient may injury himself. Predisposing factors of this disorder include all of the following except
[单选题]Which of the following nursing interventions is most important postoperatively for an infant who has received a ventriculoperitoneal shunt?
[单选题]A mother of an ill child tells the nurse that her child "isn't eating well. " Which of the following strategies devised by the mother to help increase the child's intake is not appropriate?
[单选题]Susan is an adolescent client with pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH). The physician orders 5% dextrose in Ringer's solution and magnesium sulfate intravenously for her. Before the magnesium sulfate is administered, which of the following assessments would be the priority?
[单选题]The husband of a patient who has died is unable to express his feelings of loss and at times denies them. His bereavement has extended over a lengthy period. Which of the following types of grief would the husband be experiencing?
[单选题]The nurse is caring for an elderly client who exhibits signs of dementia. The most common cause of dementia in an elderly client is
[单选题]The nurse is aware that a common nursing diagnosis for clients with a schizophrenic disorder is
[单选题]The nurse is caring a client in an acute care mental health program. The client refuses his morning dose of an oral antipsychotic medication and believes he's being poisoned. What should the nurse do?
[单选题]The nurse is reviewing discharge instructions with a client after an uncomplicated delivery. Which of the following symptoms is LEAST important in characterizing postpartum depression?
[单选题]The nurse discusses discharge plan with the parents of a child following a sickle cell crisis. Which of the following would the nurse emphasize the need to seek prompt health care?
[单选题]The nurse notices that a client's abdominal wound has eviscerated. Which of the following would the nurse do first?