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The home care nurse is assessing an older patient diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in the home setting. Which information is of concern?
The nurse is assisting a 79-year-old patient with information about diet and weight loss. The patient has a body mass index (BMI) of 31. How should the nurse instruct this patient?
Critical Thinking: The nurse is doing a nutritional assessment on a patient with hypertension. What foods would be recommended for this patient?
During a nutritional assessment, the nurse calculates that a female patients BMI is 27. The nurse would advise the patient to follow which of these recommendations?
During an interview, the nurse is discussing dietary habits with a patient. Which tool would be the best choice to use as a quick screening tool to assess dietary intake?
Critical Thinking: During a physical examination, the nurse notes that the patients skin is dry and flaking, with patches of eczema. Which nutritional deficiency might be present?
Critical Thinking: During a physical examination, the nurse notes that the patients skin is dry and flaking, with patches of eczema, and suspects a nutritional deficiency. What additional data would the nurse expect to find to confirm the suspicion?