Course NURS-6521N-29,Advanced Pharmacology.2018 Spring Qtr 02/26-05/20-PT27 Test Week 7 - Quiz Started 4/3/18 12:11 PM Submitted 4/3/18 1:01 PM Due Date 4/16/18 1:59 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 34 out of 35 points Time Elapsed 49 minutes out of 1 hour and 30 minutes Instructions Please answer each question below and click Submit when you have completed the Quiz. Results Displayed Feedback ●Question 1●1 out of 1 points●●●●A patient with a long history of alcohol abuse has been admitted to an acute medical unit with signs and symptoms ofhepatic encephalopathy. His current medication orders include QID doses of oral lactulose. What desired outcomes should the nurse associate with this drug order? ● ● ●
● ● ● Respo nse Feedb ack: ● ● ● ● ●Question 2●1 out of 1 points●●●●A woman with numerous chronic health problems has been diagnosed with a benign gastric ulcer has begun treatment with ranitidine (Zantac). Which of the following teaching points should the nurse provide to this patient? ● ● ● ● ● ● Respo nse Feedb ack: ● ● ●
● ●Question 3●1 out of 1 points●●●●A teenage boy has undergone a diagnostic workup following several months of persistent, bloody diarrhea that appears to lack an infectious etiology. The boy has also experienced intermittent abdominal pain and has lost almost 15 pounds this year. Which of the following medications is most likely to treat this boy's diagnosis? ● ● ● ● ● ● Respo nse Feedb ack: ● This patient's history and presentation are strongly suggestive of ulcerative colitis, a disease for which mesalamine is an approved treatment. Lubiprostone is used for the treatment of constipation and docusate is a stool softener. Bismuth subsalicylate is an antidiarrheal but is not effective in the management of ulcerative colitis. ● ● ● ●
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