Using the principles of standard precautions, the nurse would wear gloves in what nursing interventions?
Providing a back massage
Feeding a client
Providing hair care
Providing oral hygiene
The nurse is preparing to take vital sign in an alert client admitted to the hospital with dehydration secondary to vomiting and diarrhea. What is the best method used to assess the client’s temperature?
Heat sensitive tape
A nurse obtained a client’s pulse and found the rate to be above normal. The nurse document this findings as:
Which of the following actions should the nurse take to use a wide base support when assisting a client to get up in a chair?
Bend at the waist and place arms under the client’s arms and lift
Face the client, bend knees and place hands on client’s forearm and lift
Spread his or her feet apart
Tighten his or her pelvic muscles
A client had oral surgery following a motor vehicle accident. The nurse assessing the client finds the skin flushed and warm. Which of the following would be the best method to take the client’s body temperature?
A client who is unconscious needs frequent mouth care. When performing a mouth care, the best position of a client is:
A client is hospitalized for the first time, which of the following actions ensure the safety of the client?
Keep unnecessary furniture out of the way
Keep the lights on at all time
Keep side rails up at all time
Keep all equipment out of view
A walk-in client enters into the clinic with a chief complaint of abdominal pain and diarrhea. The nurse takes the client’s vital sign hereafter. What phrase of nursing process is being implemented here by the nurse?
It is best describe as a systematic, rational method of planning and providing nursing care for individual, families, group and community
Exchange of gases takes place in which of the following organ?
The Chamber of the heart that receives oxygenated blood from the lungs is the?
A muscular enlarge pouch or sac that lies slightly to the left which is used for temporary storage of food…
The ability of the body to defend itself against scientific invading agent such as baceria, toxin, viruses and foreign body
Hormones secreted by Islets of Langerhans
It is a transparent membrane that focuses the light that enters the eyes to the retina.
Which of the following is included in Orem’s theory?
Maintenance of a sufficient intake of air
Love and belonging
Which of the following cluster of data belong to Maslow’s hierarchy of needs
Love and belonging
All of the above
This is characterized by severe symptoms relatively of short duration.
Which of the following is the nurse’s role in the health promotion
Health risk appraisal
Teach client to be effective health consumer
None of the above
It is describe as a collection of people who share some attributes of their lives.
Five teaspoon is equivalent to how many milliliters (ml)?
1800 ml is equal to how many liters?
Which of the following is the abbreviation of drops?
The abbreviation for micro drop is…
Which of the following is the meaning of PRN?
Which of the following is the appropriate meaning of CBR?
Cardiac Board Room
Complete Bed Rest
Complete Board Room
1 tsp is equals to how many drops?
20 cc is equal to how many ml?
1 cup is equals to how many ounces?
The nurse must verify the client’s identity before administration of medication. Which of the following is the safest way to identify the client?
Ask the client his name
Check the client’s identification band
State the client’s name aloud and have the client repeat it
Check the room number
The nurse prepares to administer buccal medication. The medicine should be placed…
On the client’s skin
Between the client’s cheeks and gums
Under the client’s tongue
On the client’s conjuctiva
The nurse administers cleansing enema. The common position for this procedure is…
Sims left lateral
A client complains of difficulty of swallowing, when the nurse try to administer capsule medication. Which of the following measures the nurse should do?
Dissolve the capsule in a glass of water
Break the capsule and give the content with an applesauce
Check the availability of a liquid preparation
Crash the capsule and place it under the tongue
Which of the following is the appropriate route of administration for insulin?
The nurse is ordered to administer ampicillin capsule TIP p.o. The nurse shoud give the medication…
Three times a day orally
Three times a day after meals
Two time a day by mouth
Two times a day before meals
Back Care is best describe as:
Caring for the back by means of massage
Washing of the back
Application of cold compress at the back
Application of hot compress at the back
It refers to the preparation of the bed with a new set of linens
Which of the following is the most important purpose of handwashing
To promote hand circulation
To prevent the transfer of microorganism
To avoid touching the client with a dirty hand
To provide comfort
What should be done in order to prevent contaminating of the environment in bed making?
Avoid funning soiled linens
Strip all linens at the same time
Finished both sides at the time
Embrace soiled linen
The most important purpose of cleansing bed bath is:
To cleanse, refresh and give comfort to the client who must remain in bed
To expose the necessary parts of the body
To develop skills in bed bath
To check the body temperature of the client in bed
Which of the following technique involves the sense of sight?
The first techniques used examining the abdomen of a client is:
A technique in physical examination that is use to assess the movement of air through the tracheobronchial tree:
An instrument used for auscultation is:
Resonance is best describe as:
Sounds created by air filled lungs
Short, high pitch and thudding
Moderately loud with musical quality
The best position for examining the rectum is:
It refers to the manner of walking
Range of motion
Flexion and extension
The nurse asked the client to read the Snellen chart. Which of the following is tested:
Another name for knee-chest position is:
The nurse prepare IM injection that is irritating to the subcutaneous tissue. Which of the following is the best action in order to prevent tracking of the medication
Currently a Nursing Local Board Examination Reviewer. Subjects handled are Pediatric, Obstetric and Psychiatric Nursing.
Previous work experiences include: Clinical instructor/lecturer, clinical coordinator (Level II), caregiver instructor/lecturer, NC2 examination reviewer and staff/clinic nurse.
Areas of specialization: Emergency room, Orthopedic Ward and Delivery Room. Also an IELTS passer.