NCLEX Questions for Cardiac Dysrhythmias Answers and Rationale

A. measurements are normal, measuring 0.12 to 0.20 second and 0.4 to 0.10 second, respectively.’ B. Motion artifact, or “noise,” can be caused by frequent client movement, electrode placement on limbs, and insufficient adhesion to the skin, such as placing electrodes over

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NCLEX Questions for Cardiac Dysrhythmias

1. A nurse is assessing an electrocardiogram rhythm strip. The P waves and QRS complexes are regular. The PR interval is 0.16 second, and QRS complexes measure 0.06 second. The overall heart rate is 64 beats per minute. The nurse assesses the

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[Answers and Rationale]: NCLEX Practice Exam: Renal Failure & Dialysis, Part 1

Here are the answers for Renal Failure & Dialysis, Part 1 exam: 1. A. Osmosis allows for the removal of fluid from the blood by allowing it to pass through the semipermeable membrane to an area of high concentrate (dialysate), and diffusion allows

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NCLEX Practice Exam: Renal Failure & Dialysis, Part 1

More review questions for NCLEX can be found on here.

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[Answers and Rationale]: NCLEX Practice Exam: Sleep

Here are the answers for the NCLEX Practice Exam: Sleep

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NCLEX Practice Exam: Sleep

More NCLEX questions can be found on nclexonline.com.

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Renal Failure Bullet Notes

Oligura– urine output less than 400ml/day Anuria– Urine output less than 50ml/day Higher specific gravity= MORE concentrated urine Lower specific gravity= Dilute- more ‘watery’ Acute Renal Failure– Reversable- Sudden and almost complete loss of kidney fxn over hours to days. Increase in

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Pharmacology Tips to Help You Pass the NCLEX

One of the most difficult courses in nursing school is Pharmacology. There are hundreds of medications that must be learned, along with their indications, contraindications, side effects, dosing, and much more. Learning all the medications you need to know to pass the

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Answers and Rationale for NCLEX Practice Test 2016

NCLEX Practice Test 2016 Questions 1. Answer: A. The client is oriented to time, place, and person. Hepatic coma is the most advanced stage of hepatic encephalopathy. As hepatic coma resolves, improvement in the client’s level of consciousness occurs. The client should

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NCLEX Practice Test 2016

1. Nurse Albie is caring for a patient with hepatic coma, which outcome would be the most appropriate? A. The client is oriented to time, place, and person. B. The client exhibits no ecchymotic areas. C. The client increases oral intake to

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NCLEX Practice Exam Health Promotion and Maintenance with Answers and Rationale

1. Today in Jezza’s class, they are discussing about the cranial nerves. What equipment would be necessary to complete an evaluation of cranial nerves 9 and 10 during a physical assessment? a. A cotton ball b. A penlight c. An ophthalmoscope d.

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