HESI RN EXIT Version 4 _ 2020 HESI EXIT V4
2020 HESI EXIT V4
1. The nurse is caring for a pre-adolescent client in skeletal Dunlop traction. Which nursing intervention is appropriate for this child?
Make certain the child is maintained in correct body alignment.
Be sure the traction weights touch the end of the bed.
Adjust the head and foot of the bed for the child's comfort
Release the traction for 15-20 minutes every 6 hours PRN.
The correct answer is A: Make certain the child is maintained in correct body alignment.
2. The nurse is assessing a healthy child at the 2 year check up. Which of the following should the nurse report immediately to the health care provider?
Height and weight percentiles vary widely
Growth pattern appears to have slowed
Recumbent and standing height are different
Short term weight changes are uneven
The correct answer is A: Height and weight percentiles vary widely