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Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 32-year-old female presents with lower leg pain, with swelling and redness. While obtaining the patient’s history, which finding could have caused her condition? Selected Answer: a. Venous thrombus Correct Answer: a. Venous thrombus Question 2 1 out of 1 points An 80-year-old female is in the hospital for a bone fracture. While there she develops a large, nonlethal pulmonary embolus. Which of the following is a direct result of the obstruction to pulmonary blood flow? Selected Answer: a. Pulmonary hypertension Correct Answer: a. Pulmonary hypertension Question 3 1 out of 1 points Which condition should cause the nurse to assess for high-output failure in a patient? Selected Answer: d. Severe anemia Correct Answer: d. Severe anemia Question 4 1 out of 1 points A 65-year-old female presents to the emergency department reporting difficulty swallowing and shortness of breath. A CT scan would most likely reveal an aneurysm in the: Selected Answer: d. Thoracic aorta Correct d.
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Answer: Thoracic aorta Question 5 1 out of 1 points Which organ should the nurse monitor closely since it is often the first to fail in patients with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS)? Selected Answer: c. Lung s Correct Answer: c. Lung s Question 6 1 out of 1 points A 70-year-old female is in the hospital for pelvic fracture. She develops pulmonary thromboembolism. The nurse realizes this embolus is composed of: Selected Answer: d. Blood clot Correct Answer: d. Blood clot Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 65-year-old male is diagnosed with chronic pulmonary disease and elevated pulmonary vascular resistance. Which of the following heart failures should the nurse assess for in this patient? Selected Answer: a. Right heart failure Correct Answer: a. Right heart failure Question 8 1 out of 1 points A 52-year-old male presents with pooling of blood in the veins of the lower extremities and edema. The diagnosis is chronic venous insufficiency, and an expected assessment finding of this disorder is: Selected Answer: b.
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Skin hyperpigmentation Correct Answer: b.
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