Quiz - Week 4 Course NURS-6501N,Advanced Pathophysiology.2018 Fall Quarter 08/27-11/18-PT27 Test Quiz - Week 4 Started 9/17/18 11:24 AM Submitted 9/17/18 11:46 AM Due Date 9/24/18 1:59 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 28 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 21 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 1 out of 1 points When a patient has a massive pulmonary embolism (PE), what complications will the nurse monitor for? Selected Answer: a. Damage to the lung microcapillaries Correct Answer: a. Damage to the lung microcapillaries Question 2 1 out of 1 points When a nurse checks the patient for orthostatic hypotension, what did the nurse have the patient do? Selected Answer: c. Stand up Correct Answer: c. Stand up Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old male undergoes surgery for a bone fracture. Which of the following nursing measures would be most effective for preventing pulmonary embolism (PE)
in this patient? Selected Answer: b. Prevent deep vein thrombosis formation. Correct Answer: b. Prevent deep vein thrombosis formation. Question 4 1 out of 1 points A 65-year-old male is diagnosed with chronic pulmonary disease and elevated pulmonary vascular resistance. Which of the following heart failures should the nurse assess for in this patient? Selected Answer: a. Right heart failure Correct Answer: a. Right heart failure Question 5 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: d. Genes Correct Answer: d. Genes Question 6 1 out of 1 points While planning care for a patient with superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS), which principle should the nurse remember? SVCS is a progressive _____ of the superior vena cava (SVC) that leads to venous distention of the upper extremities and head.
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- keisha lovence
- Left heart failure, 60-year-old male