NURS-6521,Advanced Pharmacology.2018 Test Week 6 -Quiz QUESTION 11.A male patient is to begin glyburide (Diabeta) for type 2 diabetes. Before the drugtherapy begins, a priority action by the nurse will be to assess the patient's A.potassium level.B.use of alcohol.C.use of salt in his diet.D.blood pressure. 1 points QUESTION 21.A nurse will monitor which of the following when assigned to a patient taking allopurinol for chronic gout who visits the clinic every 2 months? 1 points QUESTION 31.A 40-year-old woman with a diagnosis of fibromyalgia has been prescribed cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril) as an adjunct to her existing drug regimen. What nursing diagnosis should the nurse prioritize when updating the nursing care plan for this patient?
1 points QUESTION 41.A nurse is caring for a patient who has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Levothyroxine (Synthroid) has been prescribed. Before the drug therapy is started, the nurse will assess for which of the following? 1 points QUESTION 51.A 33-year-old man has developed acute gouty arthritis. He has been prescribed colchicine. When developing a care plan for this patient, which factor will be most important for the nurse to consider? A.Typical daily fluid intakeB.Dietary habitsC.EthnicityD.Work environment 1 points QUESTION 61.A nurse is working with a 57-year-old man who is a former intravenous drug abuser. He has been prescribed a weekly dosage of methotrexate for his rheumatoid arthritis. Which of the following will the nurse include in her teaching plan for this patient? 1 points
QUESTION 71.During long-term desmopressin therapy in a 48-year-old woman, it will be most important for the nurse to assess which of the following? 1 points
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