By Beth Richardson PhD RN CPNP FAANP

Over 900 NCLEX-style questions about pediatrics and progress and improvement into physique procedure chapters. upload a a hundred- query accomplished examination on the finish of the ebook, plus 75-question ultimate checks at the bonus CD-ROM, and studying and learning develop into easier...and measurable. scholars use the RACE version to use serious considering to the query kinds they’ll come across in school and at the NCLEX.

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Most hospitals give the vaccine prior to discharge home. 3. The first dose of hepatitis B vaccine is recommended between birth and 2 months. Most hospitals give the vaccine prior to discharge home. 4. The first dose of hepatitis B vaccine is recommended between birth and 2 months. Most hospitals give the vaccine prior to discharge home. TEST-TAKING HINT: The test taker must have knowledge of vaccination schedules for children of varying ages. 37. 1. The posterior fontanel should close between 6 and 8 weeks of age.

60. Which statement is true of shaken baby syndrome? 1. There may be absence of external signs of injury. 2. Shaken babies usually do not have retinal hemorrhage. 3. Shaken babies usually do not have signs of a subdural hematoma. 4. Shaken babies have signs of external head injury. 61. What would be the best response if the mother of a 10-year-old boy on kidney dialysis tells the nurse he has no appetite and only eats bananas? 1. ” 2. ” 3. ” 4. qxd 2/25/10 11:14 AM Page 35 ANSWERS AND RATIONALES 1.

35. An adolescent male comes in for his yearly physical. Which would be the most appropriate injury prevention/safety teaching for him? 1. Inquire which are his favorite sports and discuss his knowledge and application of appropriate safety principles. 2. Tell him to be careful performing sports activities because every sport has the potential for injury. 3. Tell him not to let his friends encourage him to drink or smoke or take any drugs. 4. Ask his mother what sports he plays and if he wears a helmet with contact sports.

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