Quiz - Week 9 Started 4/30/17 11:09 PM Question 1 Diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus (DM), and SIADH share which of the following assessment manifestations? Selected Answer: d. Thirst Correct Answer: d. Thirst Question 2 A 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding? Selected Answer: d. Oxytocin Correct Answer: d. Oxytocin Question 3
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? Selected Answer: a. Neurogenic diabetes insipidus Correct Answer: a. Neurogenic diabetes insipidus Question 4 A 3-year-old male was diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism. The parents ask the nurse if left untreated what will happen. What is the nurse’s best response? If left untreated, the child would have: Selected Answer: a. Mental retardation and stunted growth Correct Answer: a. Mental retardation and stunted growth Question 5 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? Selected Answer: b. Glucagon Correct Answer: b. Glucagon Question 6
A nurse is teaching a patient about insulin. Which information should the nurse include? Insulin is primarily regulated by: Selected Answer: b. Serum glucose levels Correct Answer: b. Serum glucose levels Question 7 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. Selected Answer: d. Direct Correct Answer: d. Direct Question 8 A 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following would accompany this condition? Selected Answer: d. Decreased thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) Correct Answer: d. Decreased thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) Question 9
While planning care for a patient with hypothyroidism, which principle should the nurse remember?
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