Course NURS-6501N-42,Advanced Pathophysiology.2018 Winter Qtr 11/26-02/17-PT27 Test Quiz - Week 3 Time Elapsed 45 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 A 33-year-old male is brought to the ER for treatment of injuries received in a motor vehicle accident. An MRI reveals an injury of the cervical cord. Cord swelling in this region may be life threatening because: Selected Answer: c. Diaphragm function may be impaired. Correct Answer: c. Diaphragm function may be impaired. Question 2 1 out of 1 points A 20-year-old male was brought to the emergency room (ER) for severe burns. He requested something for the excruciating pain he was experiencing. Blocking which of the following neurotransmitters would reduce his pain? Selected Answer: d. Substance P
Correct Answer: d. Substance P Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 15-month-old child from Pennsylvania was brought to the ER for fever, seizure activity, cranial palsies, and paralysis. Which of the following diagnosis will be documented in the chart? Selected Answer: a. Eastern equine encephalitis Correct Answer: a. Eastern equine encephalitis Question 4 1 out of 1 points The nursing student would correctly identify the most common symptom of brain abscess as: Selected Answer: d. Headache Correct Answer: d. Headache Question 5 1 out of 1 points An initial assessment finding associated with acute spinal cord injury is _____ the injury. Selected Answer: c. Loss of voluntary control below Correct Answer: c. Loss of voluntary control below Question 6 0 out of 1 points
Which finding indicates the patient is having complications from heat stroke? Selected Answer: c. Spasmodic cramping in the abdomen and extremities Correct Answer: b. Cerebral edema and degeneration of the CNS Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old female with a recent history of head trauma and a long-term history of hypertension presents to the ER for changes in mental status. MRI reveals that she had a hemorrhagic stroke. What
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- keisha lovence
- Traumatic brain injury, Advanced Patho, 33-year-old male