Nursing Care Of Children

  1. The nurse is teaching the parents of an infant with tonsillitis caused by group A ß-hemolytic streptococci about the importance of compliance with antibiotic therapy. What teaching regarding this infection is important to share with the parents?
  2. A child has been admitted to the emergency department with a closed head injury. Identify the lab and diagnostic tests that will be ordered. List at least five (5) interventions the nurse will provide to the client? What medications should the nurse anticipate the provider to prescribe and why?

  1. What are three (3) points the nurse should educate the parents of an epileptic client on regarding seizure medications?
  2. ​What are the expected physical growth mile markers for a 6 months infant?
  3. A nurse is discussing sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) with new parents. Identify three (3) points that the nurse should educate the parents on regarding measures to prevent SIDS.
  4. A nurse is caring for a client with glomerulonephritis. What interventions regarding nutritional intake and restrictions should be taken?
  5. Identify three (3) contraindications associated with antidiabetic agents. (Found in Pharmacology Review Module)
  6. ​A child had tympanoplasty tubes placed and the nurse is completing discharge teaching for the family. List three (3) important points to include in the teaching.

​9. What symptoms would the nurse expect to find if a child were having an acute hemolytic reaction during a blood transfusion? (Found in Adult Medical Surgical Review Module)

  1. Identify three (3) clinical manifestations of hydrocephalus in an infant.
  2. The nurse is caring for a child with epiglottitis. What are three (3) expected findings during the assessment of this client? List three (3) nursing interventions the nurse will be expected to carry out.
  3. ​A nurse is caring for a client with meningitis. Identify four (4) priority interventions for the client who has meningitis.
  4. ​What is a Patent Ductus Arteriosus? Identify two (2) clinical manifestations of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA).
  5. ​A nurse is providing education to an adolescent client with diabetes and his parents regarding ‘Sick Day Rules’ while sick. What information should the nurse provide?
  6. ​What are three (3) expected findings the nurse may observe during the assessment of a six month old infant with intussusception?
  7. ​Identify nursing actions in the immediate post-operative period of a client who had a cleft palate repair.

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