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6531 Final Exam Questions alphabeticalA,B,C1.)What is the most commonly abused substance? alcohol is the #1 abused substance in America. An estimated 135.5 million people drink alcohol, but of those people, 86 million are considered to be abusers,2.)Diagnostic confirmation of acute leukemiais based on: Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy3.)Risk factors for Addison’s diseaseinclude which of the following? Tuberculosis, Autoimmune disease, AIDS (all of the above)4.)Successful management of a patient with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)may be achieved with: Ritalin and diet5.)The correct treatment for ankle sprainduring the first 48 hours after injury includes: a cold compress to help reduce swelling (Rest, ice, compression, elevation)6.)A 15 year-old female patient is 5 feet tall and weighs 85 pounds. You suspectanorexiaand know that the best initial approach is to: Having the client in view of staff for 90 minutes after each meal Provide the client with a feeling of responsibility and control over her behavior7.)A 32 year old male patient complains of urinary frequency and burning on urination for 3 days. Urinalysis revealsbacteriuria. He denies any past history of urinary tract infection. The initial treatment should be: include nitrofurantoin monohydrate/macrocrystals, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX), or fosfomycin. trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole8.)Dave, age 38, states that he thinks he has an ear infection because he just flew back from a business trip and feels unusual pressure in his ear. You diagnosebarotrauma. What is your next action? Prescribe nasal steroids and oral decongestants9.)A patient presenting for an annual physical exam has a BMI of 25 kg/m2 This patient would be classified as: Overweight10.)Which of the following is not a common early sign of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)? Strong urinary stream flow.11.)Which of the following accounts for half of the bladder tumorsamong men and one third in women? Cigarette smoke, both active and passive inhalation12.)Which of the following set of symptoms should raise suspicion of a brain tumor? Holocranial headaches present in the morning and accompanied by projectile vomiting without nausea13.)Sally, a computer programmer, has just been given a new diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. Your next step is to: try neutral position wrist splinting and order an oral NSAID14.)Which drug category contains the drugs that are the first line Gold standard therapy for COPD? Beta antagonist15.)Other than smoking cessation, which of the following slows the progression ofCOPDin smokers? oxygen16.)Which of the following is not appropriate suppression therapy for chronic bacterial prostatitis? Erythromycin17.)Central obesity, “moon” face, and dorsocervical fat pad are associated with: Cushings syndrome18.)What is the most common cause of Cushing’s syndrome? the long-term, high-dose use of the cortisol-like glucocorticoids
DIABETES19.)Diabetes screeningrecommendations for asymptomatic adults age 45 and over include which of

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