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NCLEX Nutrition 3

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1. Liquid feedings can be giving bya NG tube or oral for this amount of time

2. What is therapeutic management of underweight status?

3. Before a race it would be wise to eat this type of meal

4. What nutrient can lead to increased uric acid formation and lowers urinary pH causing uric acid stones?

5. What type of enteral formula will increase the risk of diarrhea from dumping syndrome?

6. What two surgeries are needed for long term enteral feedings?

7. What antidepressant indicates clients to be on a tyramine and opamine restricted diet?

8. Type of enteral feeding of 10 minutes of 250-300 ml of formula

9. What is flushed in the enteral tube feeding after checking for residual?

10. What increase in which foods are recommended to prevent renal calculi?

11. Vegetarian eat no meat fish poultry - no dairy but eggs are allowed

12. What type of diet is needed for anemia?

13. What condiment is high in potassium?

14. What exercise program enhances weight loss?

15. Vegetarian eat no meat fish poultry or eggs but dairy is allowed

16. Besides weight gain what lab values are monitored with enteral feedings?

17. Therapy that helps client to change daily eating habits with food diary - exercies - recognize external cues and swtiching to physical appearance

18. What level of albumin will show malnourishment from the enteral feedings?

19. What technique may reduce the potassium content in vegetables but may reduce the vitamin content?

20. What are some s/s of malnutrition

21. What foods may be eaten if on tyramine/dopamine restrticted diet?

22. What protein level lead to ascites or third spacing and edema due to electrolyte imbalance?

23. Adjustment of volume or method of feeding is based on__

24. How much cereal is to be consumed for on serving according to my pyramid?

25. What is heard via stethoscope if pH testing srips are not protocol?

26. Continuous enteral feedings last this long a flow rate/volume using a pump

27. When are residuals checked during continuous feedings

28. What % of body fat is considered to be obese for women?

29. What molecule increases from CHO and calorie intake increase causing increase respiratory effort?

30. What % of body fat is considered to be obese for men?

31. These two meds are appetite stimulants used for underwight clients with cancer - HIV - and AIDS

32. Loss of visceral protein stores or body storage due to underweight status

33. Name 8 veggies high in potassium

34. Type of enteral feedings are given over 30 minutes using 250-400 ml using a pump

35. Aspirate gastric contents to check contents and measure this level of gastric aspirant for tube placement

36. Vegetarian no meat producs but dairy and eggs are allowed

37. What meds suppress appetite to lose weight slowly and not used for pregnancy - lactation or cardiac - hepatic or renal problems?

38. If residual is greater than or equal to the one hour rate than this must be done then residual checked one hour later.

39. What are some signs of complications of enteral feedings?

40. Low potassium diets are used for clients that have

41. What type of formula will lower the risk of diahrrea from dumping syndrome?

42. How much more calories per week is needed for a one pound a week increase for malnutrtion?

43. Inflammation of the mucous lining of any of the structures in the mouth - which may involve the cheeks - gums - tongue - lips - throa

44. What are some metabolic conditions that may arise from enteral feedings?

45. Name 7 fruits that are high in potassium

46. These tests are used in sequence to identify and eliminate potential food allergies

47. Record baseline weight and then How often to evaluate response to therapy

48. Name 7 types of meds that promote obesity

49. What foods are high in iron?

50. Name 7 foods that have tyramine and are to be avoided if on a tyramine and dopamine restricted diet