Course NURS-6521N-15,Advanced Pharmacology.2018 Summer Qtr 05/29-08/19-PT27 Test Week 5 - Quiz Started 6/30/18 9:22 PM Submitted 6/30/18 9:47 PM Due Date 7/2/18 1:59 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 29 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 24 minutes out of 1 hour and 15 minutes Instructions Please answer each question below and click Submit when you have completed the Quiz. Results Displayed Feedback Question 11 out of 1 pointsWhich of the following drugs used to treat anxiety would be appropriate for a patientwho is a school teacher and is concerned about feeling sedated at work? Question 21 out of 1 pointsA middle-aged patient was diagnosed with major depression after a suicide attempt several months ago and has failed to respond appreciably to treatment with SSRIs. As a result, his psychiatrist has prescribed phenelzine. When planning this patient's subsequent care, what nursing diagnosis should the nurse prioritize? Question 31 out of 1 pointsA male patient has been brought to the emergency department during an episode ofstatus epilepticus. Diazepam is to be administered intravenously. The nurse will be sure to
Question 41 out of 1 pointsA 59-year-old woman has presented to a clinic requesting a prescription for lorazepam (Ativan) in order to treat her recurrent anxiety. Her care provider, however, believes that a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) would be more appropriate. What advantage do SSRIs have over benzodiazepines in the treatment of anxiety?
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- Summer '15
- adverse effects, Benzodiazepine, Phenytoin, Lorazepam