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Question 1 1 out of 1 points When a patient has a fever, which of the following thermoregulatory mechanisms is activated? Selected Answer: d. The body’s thermostat is reset to a higher level. Correct Answer: d. The body’s thermostat is reset to a higher level. Question 2 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old female with a recent history of head trauma and a long-term history of hypertension presents to the ER for changes in mental status. MRI reveals that she had a hemorrhagic stroke. What does the nurse suspect caused this type of stroke? Selected Answer: c. Aneurys m Correct Answer: c. Aneurys m Question 3 1 out of 1 points An older adult is admitted to the ER following a fall. The patient complains of pain in the back. The patient has a history of osteoporosis. The nurse would expect the patient’s injury and subsequent pain is most likely due to: Selected Answer: d. A spinal compression fracture Correct Answer: d. A spinal compression fracture Question 4 1 out of 1 points A child presents to his primary care provider with disorientation, delirium, aggressiveness, and stupor. His parents report that he was recently ill with an upper respiratory infection, which they treated with aspirin. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? Selected b.
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Answer: Reye syndrome Correct Answer: b. Reye syndrome Question 5 1 out of 1 points When planning care for a child in pain, which principle should the nurse remember? The pain threshold in children is _____ that of adults. Selected Answer: b. Lower than Correct Answer: b. Lower than Question 6 1 out of 1 points Which finding indicates the patient is having complications from heat stroke? Selected Answer: b. Cerebral edema and degeneration of the CNS Correct Answer: b. Cerebral edema and degeneration of the CNS Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 20-year-old male suffers a severe closed head injury in a motor vehicle accident. He remains in a vegetative state (VS) 1 month after the accident. Which of the following structures is most likely keeping the
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