ATI Children Quiz 1

  1. A nurse is preparing to administer a liquid medication to an infant. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

    C.  When administering medications to an infant, a needleless oral syringe or medicine dropper is placed in the side of the mouth (buccal cavity alongside the tongue) to prevent gagging and aspiration.
  2. A nurse is assessing a 9-month-old infant during a well-child visit. Which of the following findings indicates that the infant has a developmental delay?

    A.  The infant should begin vocalizing vowel sounds at the age of 7 months, and by the age of 10 months, be able to say at least one word.
  3. A nurse is planning to implement relaxation strategies with a young child prior to a painful procedure. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

    B.  The nurse can implement relaxation strategies by sitting with the child in a well-supported position such as against the chest, and then rocking or swaying back and forth in long, wide movements.
  4. What age should these immunizations be administered:

    1. HPV & hep A
    2. MMR (measels, mumps, rubella) and TDaP
    3. Hib and IPV
    4. Varicella (VAR) and Live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV)
    • 1. HPV = 11 years, Hep A = 1 year
    • 2. MMR 12-15 months, TDAP = 11-12 years
    • 3. Hib and IPV = 2 months
    • 4. VAR = >1 year, LIAV = >2 years
  5. To prevent water burns, what should the water not exceed in the water heater?
    >49 C (or 120 F)
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ATI Children Quiz 1
ADN-C ATI Nursing Care of Children Quiz 1