To ensure safety while administering a nitroglycerine patch, the nurse should:
A client with ascites is scheduled for a paracentesis. Which instruction should be given to the client before the procedure?
Which laboratory test is not included in making the diagnosis of myocardial infarction?
The client is receiving total parenteral nutrition (TPN). Which lab test should be evaluated while the client is receiving TPN?
A client with cirrhosis is receiving Cephulac (lactulose). The nurse is aware that Cephulac is given to lower:
A client is receiving peritoneal dialysis. If the dialysate returns are cloudy, the nurse should:
The physician has ordered Prostin E2 (dinoprostone) gel to induce labor. After inserting the gel, which action should the nurse take?
The nurse is preparing a client for mammography. To prepare the client for a mammogram, the nurse should tell the client:
The nurse is assigned to care for a newborn with physiologic jaundice. Which action by the nurse would facilitate elimination of the bilirubin?
Which order would the nurse anticipate for a client hospitalized with acute pancreatitis?
Which of the following would be most appropriate for the nurse to wear when providing direct care to a client with influenza?
A client is admitted to the acute care unit. Initial laboratory values reveal serum sodium of 170 mEq/L. What behavior changes would be most common for this client?
A 25-year-old client arrives in the emergency room with a possible fracture of the right femur. The nurse should anticipate an order for:
The dysrhythmia most commonly seen during tracheal suctioning is: