WEEK 4 QUIZ Question 11 out of 1 pointsAn 82-year-old female was admitted to the hospital with confusion and severe hypotension. Her body’s compensatory mechanisms are increased heart rate, vasoconstriction, and movement of large volumes of interstitial fluid to the vascular compartment. What kind of shock does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? Question 21 out of 1 pointsA 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? Question 31 out of 1 pointsWhich organ should the nurse monitor closely since it is often the first to fail in patients with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS)? Question 41 out of 1 pointsAn 80-year-old female is in the hospital for a bone fracture. While there she developsa large, nonlethal pulmonary embolus. Which of the following is a direct result of the obstruction to pulmonary blood flow?
Question 51 out of 1 pointsA 54-year-old male is diagnosed with left bundle branch block. Which of the followingstructures would not receive an electrical impulse? Question 61 out of 1 pointsA 52-year-old female is diagnosed with coronary artery disease. The nurse assessesfor myocardial: Question 71 out of 1 pointsWhen a patient has a massive pulmonary embolism (PE), what complications will thenurse monitor for?
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- Fall '17
- keisha lovence
- Pulmonary Hypertension, Nurs 6501N