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WEEK 4 CASE STUDY 1 ATI Review Questions: Respiratory Topic – Asthma

WEEK 4 CASE STUDY 1 ATI Review Questions: Respiratory Topic – Asthma 1. A nurse in an urgent care center is caring for a client who is having an acute asthma attack. Which of the following indicated the client’s respiratory status is declining? SELECT ALL THAT APPLY • SaO2 95% • Wheezing • Retraction of sternal muscles • Pink mucous membranes • Premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) 2. Two hours after admission to a medical-surgical unit, a client’s SaO2 is 91% and he is exhibiting audible wheezes and use of his accessory muscles. Which of the following medications should the nurse caring for the client expect to administer? • Antibiotic • Beta blocker • Antiviral • Beta, agonist 3. A nurse is reinforcing discharge teaching with a client who has a new prescription for prednisone for asthma. Which of the following client statements indicates a need for further teaching? • “I will drink plenty of fluids while taking this medication.” • “I will tell the doctor if I have black tarry stools.” • “I will take my medication on an empty stomach.” • “I will monitor my mouth for canker sores.” 4. A nurse is collecting data on a client who has asthma. Which of the following is a risk factor associated with this disease? • Male gender • Environmental allergies • Alcohol use • Caucasian race 5. A nurse is reinforcing teaching with a client on the purpose of taking a bronchodilator. Which of the following statements by the client indicates the teaching was effective? • “This medication can decrease my immune response.” • “I take this medication to prevent asthma attacks.” • “I need to take this medication with food.” • “This medication has a slow onset to treat my symptoms.” Reference: ATI Nursing Education (2014). PN Adult Medical Surgical Nursing (9th Edition). Content Mastery Series Review Module.

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