Document.odt - Week 4 Quiz Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 68-year-old female is experiencing left heart failure Physical exam reveals elevated blood

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Week 4 Quiz Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 68-year-old female is experiencing left heart failure. Physical exam reveals elevated blood pressure. The nurse understands this is most likely caused by: Selected Answer: Correcta. Sympathetic nervous system compensation for decreased cardiac output Correct Answer: Correcta. Sympathetic nervous system compensation for decreased cardiac output Question 2 1 out of 1 points A 59-year-old female is diagnosed with left ventricular failure. If a decrease in kidney perfusion occurs, the nurse knows this would ultimately cause: Selected Answer: Correctc. Increased systemic vascular resistance Correct Answer: Correctc. Increased systemic vascular resistance Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 50-year-old male with a 30-year history of smoking was diagnosed with bronchogenic cancer. He developed edema and venous distention in the upper extremities and face. Which of the following diagnosis will the nurse observe on the chart? Selected Answer: Correctc. Superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS) Correct Answer: Correctc. Superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS) Question 4
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1 out of 1 points A 30-year-old Caucasian female was recently diagnosed with primary hypertension. She reports that she eats fairly well, usually having red meat and potatoes daily. She also reports that her father has hypertension as well. A nurse determines which of the following risk factors is most likely associated with this diagnosis? Selected Answer: Correctd. Genes Correct Answer: Correctd. Genes Question 5 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting chest pain. He is diagnosed with atherosclerosis. This disease is caused by: Selected Answer: Correctc. Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls Correct Answer: Correctc. Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls Question 6 1 out of 1 points Most cases of combined systolic and diastolic hypertension have no known cause and are documented on the chart as _____ hypertension. Selected Answer: Correcta. Primary Correct Answer: Correcta. Primary Question 7 1 out of 1 points
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A 5-year-old female is found to have hypertension during three separate visits to her primary care provider.
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