The nurse is obtaining a health history from a patient who has a respiratory system infection.Which finding should the nurse identify as being the most significant?
A) Flank pain
The nurse is reinforcing teaching provided to a patient about gastrointestinal infections.Which symptom should the patient state which indicates that teaching has been effective?
B) Flank pain
D) Cloudy urine
The nurse is preparing to provide patient care.Which item is the most important for the nurse to wear if the possibility of handling body secretions exists?
The nurse is preparing to care for a patient.For which action should the nurse use surgical asepsis to prevent infection?
A) Urinary catheter insertion
B) Taking a rectal temperature
C) Reinforcement of dressings
D) Irrigating a nasogastric tube