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NCLEX-PN practice exam – 2013 series part 3

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Calling all future LPNs! Are you ready to pass the NCLEX? Take this quiz with these sample exam questions and see how you score!

[10 questions]

 

 

A client with hemophilia has a nosebleed. Which nursing action is most appropriate to control the bleeding?





A client has had a unilateral adrenalectomy to remove a tumor. The most important measurement in the immediate post-operative period for the nurse to take is:





A client with Addison’s disease has been admitted with a history of nausea and vomiting for the past three days. The client is receiving IV glucocorticoids (Solu-Medrol). Which of the following interventions would the nurse implement?





A client had a total thyroidectomy yesterday. The client is complaining of tingling around the mouth and in the fingers and toes. What would the nurses’ next action be?





A 32-year-old mother of three is brought to the clinic. Her pulse is 52, there is a weight gain of 30 pounds in four months, and the client is wearing two sweaters. The client is diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Which of the following nursing diagnoses is of highest priority?





The client presents to the clinic with a serum cholesterol of 275mg/dL and is placed on rosuvastatin (Crestor). Which instruction should be given to the client taking rosuvastatin (Crestor)?





The client is admitted to the hospital with hypertensive crises. Diazoxide (Hyperstat) is ordered. During administration, the nurse should:





The six-month-old client with a ventral septal defect is receiving Digitalis for regulation of his heart rate. Which finding should be reported to the doctor?





The client admitted with angina is given a prescription for nitroglycerine. The client should be instructed to:





The client is instructed regarding foods that are low in fat and cholesterol. Which diet selection is lowest in saturated fats?







 

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Textbook info: 

NCLEX-PN Exam Cram, 3rd Edition 

By Wilda Rinehart, Diann Sloan, Clara Hurd, Rinehart & Associates

Published by Pearson

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