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The top cause of traumatic brain injuries is falling down and hitting the head (in fact, it makes up around 40 percent of all of these injuries). Being hit in the head by an object makes up over 15 percent of accidents. Being involved in an auto accident is right behind it at just over 14 percent, while being involved in a physical assault makes up just over 10 percent.
To assist a patient, where should the nursing assistant stand when a gait belt is used?
To the side and slightly behind the patient
Which of the following symptoms does a systemic infection include?
When managing a bath to a resident, which of the following is a key part of care?
Allow participation in care to promote a sense of independence.
Which of the following does the signs of hypoglycemia include?
In order for a nursing assistant to hold onto their certification for the position, what the nursing assistant is required to carry out by most states in the US?
Showing proof of at least 12 hours of continuing education (CE) credits
Which of the following symptoms does fecal impaction probably present with?
Small, watery leakage of stool.
A patient complains of pain in their right calf when you carry out hourly rounds post-surgery. As a nursing assistant, what should you do?
D. Tell the nurse on staff
Of the following techniques, which one should be utilized when a nursing assistant is offering perineal cleaning and care for a female patient that currently has an indwelling urinary catheter?
The nursing assistant needs to begin by cleaning the perineum. From there, they need to clean from the front to the back (in order to avoid possible UTIs). The nursing aid then needs to take a clean washcloth and clean all exposed tubing from the catheter, beginning with the material nearest the patient and wipe away from them.
The proper way to abbreviate weight is:
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2 years ago
There are definitely a few mistakes in this app, some of the answers are just plain wrong so make sure this is not your only source of study material. Other than that this app is very helpful.
2 years ago
It’s a good app for practice
2 years ago
I would love to give this app 5 stars but in the Nursing Skills section it does not allow you to go on to part 7. After you get to part 6 it either just never loads or it tells you to go to part 7 and does absolutely nothing.