I'm practicing for taking (NCLEX) test but still confused with lots of these questions. I couldn't find right answer to these questions with rationale and am now looking for someone who can help me out and refresh me with these concepts.
An example of an independent nursing intervention is:
a. administrating intravenous fluids for a client diagnosed with nutritional impairment.
b. turning and repositioning a client impaired mobility every 2 hours.
c. ordering a chest x-ray for a client diagnosed with ineffective breathing pattern.
d. reviewing laboratory values and reordering tests for abnormal values.
Which of the following is considered an example of a standing physician's order?
a. a protocol for indwelling urinary catheter care.
b. hemoglobin and hematocrit two days postpartum on all postpartum patients.
c. the procedure for the flush of peripherally inserted central line catheters.
d. skin care protocol for a client who is immobile.
Using aseptic technique, a nurse demonstrate insulin preparation to a client. This is an example of which phase of the nursing process?
Which of the following would create an opportunity for the nurse to teach a client?
a. medication administration
b. vital sign measurement
c. changing a wound dressing
d. all of the above
Review the following nursing diagnosis, and identify those that are stated correctly or incorrectly:
a. Ineffective breathing pattern r/t pneumonia correct or incorrect
b. Risk for change in body image r/t cancer correct
c. Ineffective airway clearance r/t increased secretions correct
d. Anxiety r/t uncertainty over surgery correct