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NCLEX Practice Question of the Week

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Here is the weekly question posted on the NCSBN Learning Extension:

A client is to receive three doses of potassium chloride 10 mEq in 100 mL in 0.9% normal saline to infuse over 30 minutes each. Which action is a priority assessment to perform before a nurse gives this medication?

  1. “Oral fluid intake”
  2. “Bowel sounds”
  3. “Grip strength”
  4. “Urine output”

The correct answer is: 4- Urine output


Written by stereotypicalone

July 7, 2009 at 18:02

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