Medical Surgical Nursing Test - 16

1. Biochemical market of preeclampsia is
2. In acute overdose of paracetamol elimination half life over 4 hours is associated with
3. The most common cancer associated with AIDS
4. What is the term for a device used to take the place of a missing body part-
5. A 25-year-old male is admitted in sickle cell crisis. Which of the following interventions would be of highest priority for this client?
6. The nurse is instructing a client with iron-deficiency anemia. Which of the following meal plans would the nurse expect the client to select?
7. A client has autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura. To determine the client’s response to treatment, the nurse would monitor-
8. The client with a history of diabetes insipidus is admitted with polyuria, polydipsia, and mental confusion. The priority intervention for this client is-
9. A client with hemophilia has a nosebleed. Which nursing action is most appropriate to control the bleeding?
10. A client had a total thyroidectomy yesterday. The client is complaining of tingling around the mouth and in the fingers and toes. What would the nurses’ next action be-
11. The nurse is checking the client’s central venous pressure. The nurse should place the zero of the manometer at the:
12. The nurse caring for a client after a suspected CVA recognizes which nursing diagnosis as the priority?
13. Which assessment finding in a client with COPD indicates to the nurse that the respiratory problem is chronic?
14. A client with advanced Alzheimer’s disease has been prescribed haloperidol. What clinical manifestation suggests that the client is experiencing side effects from this medication?
15. A client who had major abdominal surgery is having delayed healing of the wound. Which laboratory test result would most closely correlate with this problem?
16. The nurse recognizes which of the following as the priority nursing diagnosis for the client in thyroid crisis?
17. Which of the following clients has the highest risk for pulmonary complications after surgery?
18. Which clinical manifestation during the actual bone marrow transplantation alerts you to the possibility of an adverse reaction?
19. The nurse is assessing the integumentary system of a dark-skinned individual. Which area would be the most likely to show a skin cancer lesion?
20. The nurse notes the following laboratory test results on a 24-hour post-burn client. Which abnormality should be reported to the physician immediately?