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The nursery nurse identifies a newborn at significant risk for hypothermic alteration in thermoregulation because the patient is
A volunteer at the senior center asks the visiting nurse why the senior citizens always seem to be complaining about temperatures. The nurses best response is that older people have a diminished ability to regulate body temperature because of
The nurse admitting a patient to the emergency department on a very hot summer day would suspect hyperthermia when the patient demonstrates
The priority nursing intervention for a patient suspected to be hypothermic would be to
Strategies to include in a community program for senior citizens related to dealing with cold winter temperatures would include
During orientation to an emergency department, the nurse educator would be concerned if the new nurse listed which of the following as a risk factor for impaired thermoregulation?
The most appropriate measure for a nurse to use in assessing core body temperature when there are suspected problems with thermoregulation is a(n)