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NCLEX Prep

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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Straight back






2. Glass/break






3. Antacid (trade name Prilosec) that suppresses acid secretion in the stomach






4. Onset:1-2hr. - clear - no peak - duration:24 hrs. - cannot be combined






5. Meds used to treat constipation






6. Stop feeding q 4-8 hrs to check residual - flush q 4-6






7. Onset:15-30mins. - clear - peak: 30-11/2 - duration: 3-4 hrs. - mix with intermed. - reg - short






8. Soapsuds - stimulates peristalsis thorugh distention and irritation of colon and rectum - average adult is 500-1000ml






9. Down and back






10. Bruising will occur aroun inj. sites - apply pressure for at least 30 seconds - check for bleeding gums - stools - sheck V/S for internal bleeding with anticoagulants






11. Read 48-72 hrs later - inject 0.1 ml - assess for induration(hard bump) - measure in mm - greater than 5 mm is queestionable - 5-10 need CXR - redness indicates localized reaction not a concern - problem is induration






12. Instruct pt to clean genitalia with soap and water and void approx 60 ml






13. To slow formation of scar tissue






14. Sheck of proper placement - note last patchplacement - clean skin - inital/date/time






15. Atbs that are effective agaist a few mo's






16. Has regular insulin in it already






17. 1 tsp






18. Toxic effect r/t damage to 8th cranial nerve resulting in dizziness - tinnitus - gradual hearing loss






19. Put air into cloudy first - then clear






20. 2 pt






21. 16-18 F is standard adult size - children are standard 5-12F






22. Befor administering squeeze a small amount out and apply thin layer - blink






23. Palpate areas for tenderness/consistency






24. Topical agents designed to absorb through skin for systemic effects






25. Sudden






26. Clean gloves - position cliient so drainage runs down - drape - discard gloves - open irrigation tray sterily - pour solution - sterile gloves - open packs - draw up solution - irrigate until runs clear - pat dry






27. Aspirin






28. Piece obstructing blood flow may have decreased bp - pain along vein - loss of conscoiusness






29. Do not give more than 3 consecutive bouts






30. 3 tsp






31. Resp. depression






32. Monitor apical pulse for 1 full minute






33. Slows down mental/physical processes






34. Only used for 1-2 ml of med b/c is smaller muscle






35. Pain relievers r/t opium






36. Drowsiness - mood change - depression






37. Most common problem: when fluid or med leaks out of vein into tissue - edema occurs - feels cool - fluid in tissue will reabsorb eithin 24 hrs.






38. Decreases RR






39. Vasoconstrictor (trade names Privine and Sudafed) used in nasal sprays to treat symptoms of nasal congestion and in eyedrops to treat eye irritation






40. Vitamin k






41. Narcotic






42. Neurotransmitters that play important role in body's stress response






43. O2 sat is less than 93






44. 1 kg






45. Infection






46. A corticosteroid drug (trade names Decadron or Dexamethasone Intensol or Dexone or Hexadrol or Oradexon) used to treat allergies or inflammation






47. Sedative/hypnotic - a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles






48. 1cc






49. Atb






50. Fluid buildup in tissues