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Question 1 While planning care for a patient with hypothyroidism, which principle should the nurse remember? The basal metabolic rate is unusually _____ with hypothyroidism.a. Highb.Lowc. Steadyd.Variable1 points Question 2 When a nurse is assessing the physical features of individuals with Cushing syndrome, these findings will include:1 points Question 3 If a patient’s posterior pituitary is removed, which hormone would the nurse expect to decrease?1 points
Question 4 A 30-year-old male is diagnosed with a hormone-secreting tumor of the pancreas alpha cells. Which of the following would the nurse expect to be most likely increased in this patient?1 points Question 5 When insulin binds to its receptors on muscle cells, an increase in glucose uptake by the muscle cells occurs. This is an example of a _____ effect by a hormone.a. Pharmacologicb.Permissivec. Biphasicd.Direct1 points Question 6 A 50-year-old male patient presents with polyuria and extreme thirst. He was given exogenous ADH. For which of the following conditions would this treatment be effective?
1 points Question 7 Visual disturbances are a common occurrence in patients with untreated Graves disease. The endocrinologist explains to the patient that the main cause of these complications is:1 points Question 8 A patient has researched lipid-soluble hormones on the Internet. Which information indicates the patient has a good understanding? Lipid-soluble hormone receptors cross the plasma membrane by:1 points