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NCLEX Nutrition 3

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

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

3. What exercise program enhances weight loss?

4. What clients are to be on a high protein diet of meat - fish - poultry - dairy - and protein supplements

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

6. When are residuals checked during continuous feedings

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

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

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

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

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

12. What foods are good sources for a high calorie diet?

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

14. What are some s/s of malnutrition

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

16. What foods are high in iron?

17. Name 7 types of meds that promote obesity

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

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

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

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

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

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

24. What type of diet is needed for anemia?

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

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

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

28. What conditions are to be on a high calorie diet with added protein?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

38. What foods are good sources of calcium?

39. For obesity diet therapy what portion size of meat

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

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

42. What is therapeutic management of underweight status?

43. Name 7 fruits that are high in potassium

44. Name 8 veggies high in potassium

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

46. What condiment is high in potassium?

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

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

49. Underweight clients must have nutrient needs calculated based on these lab values

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