Study Question of the Week


CPAN Question of the Week

A patient develops laryngospasm in the PACU. The priority intervention is:

  • 1. positive pressure ventilation.
  • 2. to administer ventolin via a nebulizer.
  • 3. to reintubate the patient.
  • 4. to administer 40 mg furosemide IV.

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CAPA Question of the Week

While reviewing a patient's Advance Directives, the perianesthesia nurse understands that a durable power of attorney for healthcare involves the patient's:

  • 1. appointed individual.
  • 2. next of kin.
  • 3. spiritual counselor.
  • 4. estate lawyer.

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Each Wednesday at 6am ET, ABPANC will post a CPAN® and a CAPA® study question. Use these questions to test your knowledge, display in your unit and discuss with your colleagues. The answer, along with the next week’s question, will be posted the following Wednesday at 6am.

For each question, we will post the reference from ABPANC’s Study References List (Appendix D), as well as the domain and content area information from the Test Blueprint.

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