Course NURS-6501N-38,Advanced Pathophysiology.2017 Winter Qtr 11/27-02/18-PT27 Test Quiz - Week 5 Started Submitted Due Date Status Completed Attempt Score Time Elapsed Results Displayed Submitted Answers, Correct Answers, Feedback Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 72-year-old female has a history of hypertension and atherosclerosis. An echocardiogram reveals backflow of blood into the left ventricle. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis documented on the chart? Selected Answer: c. Aortic regurgitation Correct Answer: c. Aortic regurgitation false
Question 2 1 out of 1 points When a person is in shock, a nurse remembers impairment in cellular metabolism is cause by: Selected Answer: c. Inadequate tissue perfusion Correct Answer: c. Inadequate tissue perfusion Question 3 1 out of 1 points A 42-year-old female is diagnosed with constrictive pericarditis. The nurse assesses the blood pressure for decreased cardiac output because of: Selected Answer: b. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Correct Answer: b. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Question 4 1 out of 1 points A 56-year-old male presents to his primary care provider for a checkup. Physical exam reveals edema, hepatomegaly, and muffled heart sounds. Which of the following is of greatest concern to the nurse? Selected Answer: a. Tamponade Correct Answer: a.
Tamponade Question 5 1 out of 1 points An infant undergoes an echocardiogram for a suspected heart defect. Tests reveal an opening in the middle of the atrial septum. What term would the nurse use to describe this defect? Selected Answer: b. Ostium secundum ASD Correct Answer: b. Ostium secundum ASD Question 6 1 out of 1 points One consequence of switching from aerobic to anaerobic cellular metabolism during shock states is: Selected Answer: a. Decreased adenosine triphosphate (ATP) production Correct Answer: a. Decreased adenosine triphosphate (ATP) production Question 7 1 out of 1 points Upon assessment of the patient, the nurse finds a widened pulse pressure and throbbing peripheral pulses. Which valve disorder does the nurse suspect? Selected Answer: d. Aortic stenosis Correct Answer: d.
Aortic stenosis Question 8 1 out of 1 points A 75-year-old obese female presents to her primary care provider reporting edema in the lower extremities. Physical exam reveals that she has varicose veins. Upon performing the history, which of the following is a possible cause for the varicose veins?
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- left ventricle, Aortic regurgitation, 72-year-old female