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NCLEX® Review

This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Which of the following would be risk factors of ALI for an older patient to develop? (Select all that apply)

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Question 2.
Which of the following findings might the nurse identify as an abnormal change in the geriatric patient and are potential risk factors when assessing a patient with ALI / ARDS? (Select all that apply)

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Question 3.
Which of the following positions would be best for the ventilated patient with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) based upon the rationale that is included?

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Question 4.
With a "shift to the right" on the Oxyhemaglobin Dissociation Curve, the nurse would expect to assess for what potential source of the shift?

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Question 5.
When reviewing the results of Pulmonary Functions Testing, the nurse would understand that which of the following would be present with long-term chronic respiratory disease and would need to be taken into consideration when setting ventilator guidelines?

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Question 6.
When planning care for the patient who has an order for an invasive mechanical ventilator (IMV), the nurse would understand that IMV is:

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Question 7.
Which order would the nurse question based upon the various settings and norms for measuring effective mechanical ventilation in an intubated patient?

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Question 8.
A patient recovering from ALI is on a ventilator set on Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) mode. This setting indicates to the nurse that the patient:

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Question 9.
The nurse would anticipate the use of which of the following drugs for emergent induction, intubation and sedation of a patient with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) that requires ventilation? (Select all that apply)

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Question 10.
When assessing a patient who has a tracheostomy tube for invasive mechanical ventilation (IMV), which assessment would require immediate action by the nurse?

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