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The nurse is caring for a client with blunt chest trauma. She notes reduced breath sounds on the affected side with tracheal deviation. What action does she expect next?
A client with a closed drainage chest drainage system is preparing to ambulate. To promote drainage and prevent reflux, what action should the nurse perform?
A client receiving a blood transfusion exhibits lower back pain, fever, and dyspnea. What is the nurse's initial action?
Which finding is characteristic of a tension pneumothorax?
The nurse is caring for a client with T -4 spinal cord injury. BP 76/48, HR 52 and no reflex activity below T4 The nurse should further assess for what?4
The nurse is caring for a client with a closed head injury. Which finding concerns the nurse the most?
The ICU nurse is caring for a client with an ICP monitor. The ICP monitor has a reading of 28. Which action is appropriate?.
A client hit in the head with a baseball bat arrives to the ER. Which question is the most important for the nurse to ask?
A client arrives to the ER with right sided weakness and expressive aphasia. Several exams are ordered. Which exam should the nurse make sure is done first?
The nurse is caring for a client with a hemorrhagic stroke. The client has a temperature of 101.8F. Which drug is best for the nurse to administer to this client?