Tuna salad on lettuce with low-salt crackers and iced tea is the best choice. It includes a high biological protein source and is low in sodium, potassium, dairy, and phosphorus. A meal of tomato soup, grilled low-fat cheese sandwich, and diet soda is high in sodium, phosphorus, and fluid. A meal of a cheeseburger with french fries, a side salad, and a milkshake is high in salt, fat, sugar, and dairy. A ham and cheese sandwich on whole-grain bread with pickle, potato chips, and milk is high in salt and phosphorus.
The nurse is performing an abdominal assessment on a patient who was just admitted to the unit. In what order should the patient's abdomen be assessed?
A. Auscultation, percussion, palpation, and inspection
B. Palpation, inspection, auscultation, and percussion
C. Inspection, percussion, palpation, and auscultation
D. Inspection, auscultation, percussion, and palpation
Which of the following patients with a fasting blood sugar of 110 mg/dL has the highest risk for development of metabolic syndrome?
A. African American woman with a 40-inch waist, blood pressure of 140/90 mm Hg, triglycerides of 180, and HDL of 25
B. Asian American man with a 30-inch waist, blood pressure of 130/60 mm Hg, triglycerides of 140, HDL of 45
C. Native American man with a 28-inch waist, blood pressure of 120/50 mm Hg, triglycerides of 130, HDL of 50
D. Hispanic American woman with a 34-inch waist, blood pressure of 130/50 mm Hg, triglycerides of 145, HDL of 40