NURS6501Quiz9.docx - NURS 6501 Week 9 Quiz Question1 A 40-year-old male undergoes surgery for a PTH-secreting tumor in which the parathyroid is removed

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NURS 6501 Week 9 Quiz Question1A 40-year-old male undergoes surgery for a PTH-secreting tumor in which the parathyroid is removed. Which of the following would the nurse expect following surgery? Question 2Which principle should the nurse include while planning care for a patient with an ADH problem? ADH release from the posterior pituitary is stimulated by: Question 3A 30-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting visual disturbances. CT reveals a pituitary tumor and lab tests reveal elevated prolactin. He is diagnosed with prolactinoma. Which of the following treatments would the nurse help implement? Question 4A 39-year-old female just had a baby. Which hormone will prevent excessive uterine bleeding? Question 5While planning care for a patient from general anesthesia, which principle should the nurse remember? A side effect of some general anesthetic agents is _____ diabetes insipidus. Question 6When catecholamines are released in a patient, what should the nurse assess for? Question 7
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If the patient has a problem with the pineal gland, which substance would the nurse monitor? Question 8A patient wants to know why ADH is important in the body. What is the nurse’s best response? ADH is important in: Question 9A 12-year-old male is newly diagnosed with type 1 DM. Which of the following tests should the nurse prepare the patient to best confirm the diagnosis?
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  • Spring '15
  • Vasopressin, visual disturbances, Pituitary adenoma, 40-year-old male

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