[单选题]The nurse is caring for a client who underwent a subtotal gastrectomy 24 hours earlier. The client has a nasogastric (NG) tube. The nurse should
[单选题]A mother brings her 5-month-old female child to the pediatric clinic. The child has had recurrent middle-ear infections since she was 3 months old. Which of the following areas is most important to assess?
[单选题]The nurse teaches a client about the relationship between body position and gastroesophageal reflux. Which of the following statements by the client would indicate that he understands measures to avoid problems with reflux while sleeping?
[单选题]A 15-year-old girl with anorexia refuses to eat in a mental health unit. Which of the following statements is the best response from the nurse?
[单选题]A client is recovering from a gastric resection for peptic ulcer disease. Which of the following outcomes indicates that the goal of adequate nutritional intake is being achieved 3 weeks following surgery?
[单选题]When developing the postoperative plan of care for a child who is scheduled to have a tympanostomy tubes inserted into the right ear, which of the following interventions would the nurse identify to accomplish the goal of facilitating drainage?
[单选题]An elderly client's family tells the nurse that the client has suffered some memory loss in the last few years. They say that the client is sensitive about not being able to remember and tries to cover up this loss to avoid embarrassment. When attempting to increase the client's self-esteem, the nurse should try to avoid discussing events that require memory of the client's
[单选题]A local elementary school has requested scoliosis screening for its students from the hospital's community outreach program. The school should be informed that
[单选题]The nurse is caring for a client with left-sided heart failure. To reduce fluid volume excess, the nurse can anticipate using
[单选题]The parents of a 4-year-old with sickle cell anemia tell the nurse that they would like to have other children, but they're concerned about passing sickle cell anemia on to them. Which health care team member would be the most appropriate person for the nurse to refer them to?
[单选题]A client is in the first postoperative day after a total laryngectomy and radical neck dissection. Which of the following is a priority goal?