Course NURS-6501N-26,Advanced Pathophysiology.2018 Spring Qtr 02/26-05/20-PT27 Test Quiz - Week 6 Started 4/5/18 6:18 PM Submitted 4/5/18 6:51 PM Due Date 4/9/18 1:59 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 29 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 32 minutes out of 45 minutes Instructions Please answer each question below and click Submit when you have completed the Quiz. Results Displayed Submitted Answers, Correct Answers, Feedback Question 1 0 out of 0 points When completing this quiz, did you comply with Walden University’s Code of Conduct including the expectations for academic integrity? Selected Answer: Yes Correct Answer: Yes Question 2 1 out of 1 points A 50-year-old diabetic male did not take his medication and is now in metabolic acidosis. He is experiencing Kussmaul respirations. What type of breathing will the nurse observe upon assessment? Selected Answer: b. A slightly increased ventilatory rate, large tidal volumes, and no expiratory pause Correct Answer: b. A slightly increased ventilatory rate, large tidal volumes, and no expiratory pause
Question 3 1 out of 1 points An 80-year-old female develops pneumonia in the hospital. She becomes cyanotic, tachycardic, and develops a fever and cough. Chest x-ray reveals pus in the pleural space. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis documented on the chart? Selected Answer: a. Empyema Correct Answer: a. Empyema Question 4 1 out of 1 points A nurse is preparing to teach the staff about asthma. Which information should the nurse include? Airway hyper-responsiveness in asthma is related to: Selected Answer: c. Exposure to an allergen causing mast cell degranulation Correct Answer: c. Exposure to an allergen causing mast cell degranulation Question 5 1 out of 1 points A nurse is teaching staff about pulmonary edema. Which information should the nurse include? The most common cause of pulmonary edema is: Selected Answer: b. Left heart failure Correct Answer: b. Left heart failure Question 6 1 out of 1 points An 11-year-old female presents with a low-grade fever and cough. She is diagnosed with atypical
pneumonia. What type of pneumonia does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? Selected Answer: c. Mycoplasma pneumonia Correct Answer: c. Mycoplasma pneumonia Question 7 1 out of 1 points When the nurse is asked what causes asthma, how should the nurse respond? Asthma is thought to be caused by: Selected Answer: d.
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