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NCLEX Nutrition 3

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1. What condiment is high in potassium?

2. This method of feedings prevent hypoglycemia and hypothermia which may cause further tissue catabolism

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

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

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

6. For patient. with bone demineralization like osteoporosis - osteopenia - endocrine problems -and kidney failure

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

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

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

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

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

12. If patient. is experiencing diarrhea when on the enteral feeding this must be adjusted

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

14. What foods are good sources of calcium?

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

16. What exercise program enhances weight loss?

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

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

19. What is the safest amount of weight loss per week?

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

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

22. What foods are high in iron?

23. Name 8 veggies high in potassium

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

25. What type of diet is needed for anemia?

26. When are residuals checked during continuous feedings

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

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

29. Method of feeding clients who have a functioning GI tract but unable to chew or swallow - or impared upper GI tract that lead to poor nutrition - transport - or absorption

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

31. Detect complications of obesity by checking these labs and this test

32. What BMI level is appropriate for surgery if other methods to lose weight are unsuccessful?

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

34. Name 7 fruits that are high in potassium

35. What type of vegetarian eat plants - no meats - fish - poultry - dairy - or eggs?

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

37. When are residuals checked during intermittent feeding?s?

38. What do foods containing tyramine or dopamine do?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

49. Low potassium diets are used for clients that have

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