Quiz Questions May (#1) 2020

Welcome to your Quiz Questions May 2020 (#1)

1) An adult is admitted with a head injury following an accident. He has a severe headache and asks the nurse why he cannot have something for pain.   The nurse understands that the primary reason for not giving the client a narcotic analgesic is:

2) The nurse is caring for a client who had a craniotomy. The day after surgery the client's temperature rises to 106 degrees F.   What is the primary adverse effect of hyperpyrexia for this client?

3) An adult who had a craniotomy has a temperature of 105 degrees F. What nursing action is essential because of the temperature elevation?

4) The nurse is caring for an adult woman who had a CVA resulting in right hemiplegia and homonymous hemianopia. Which nursing actions are important in planning to assist her to compensate for this loss?

Select all that apply.

5) The doctor orders an edrophonium (Tensilon) test for a person suspected of having myasthenia gravis.   Which statement is true about this test?

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