NURS-6501N-38, Advanced Pathophysiology.2017 Summer Qtr 05/30-08/20-PT27Quiz - Week 4 A 52-year-old female is diagnosed with coronary artery disease. The nurse assesses for myocardial:Correct Answer:b. IschemiaA 62-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting chest pain at rest and with exertion. He does not have a history of coronary artery disease and reports that the pain often occurs at night. He is most likely experiencing which type of angina?Correct Answer:c. PrinzmetalA 50-year-old male with a 30-year history of smoking was diagnosed with bronchogenic cancer. He developed edema and venous distention in the upper extremities and face. Which of the following diagnosis will the nurse observe on the chart?Correct Answer:c. Superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS)A 70-year-old female is in the hospital for pelvic fracture. She develops pulmonary thromboembolism. The nurse realizes this embolus is composed of:Correct Answer:d. Blood clotA 75-year-old female has been critically ill with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) for longer than a week and has developed a severe oxygen supply and demand imbalance. The statement that best describes this imbalance is which of the following?Correct Answer: d. The reserve has been exhausted, and the amount of oxygen consumed depends on the amount the circulation is able to deliver.A nurse monitors the patient for _____ when rapid onset of malignant hypertension results.Correct Answer:b.
EncephalopathyA 50-year-old female received trauma to the chest that caused severe impairment of the primary pacemaker cells of the heart. Which of the following areas received the greatest damage?
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