NURS-6501 week 6 quiz.docx - Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 10-year-old female develops pneumonia Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal

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Question 1 1 out of 1 pointsA 10-year-old female develops pneumonia. Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal retractions. She reports that breathing is difficultand she feels she cannot get enough air. What term should the nurse use to document this condition? Question 2 1 out of 1 pointsA 60-year-old female with emphysema is having difficulty expiring a given volume of air. When giving report, the nurse will relay that the patient is most likely experiencing _____ pulmonary disease. Question 3 1 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male presents with hypotension, hypoxemia, and tracheal deviation to the left. Tests reveal that the air pressure in the pleural cavity exceeds barometric pressure in the atmosphere. Based upon these assessment findings, what does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? Question 4 1 out of 1 points
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Which of the following shows a correct cause and effect sequence in the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)? Question 5 1 out of 1 pointsA 47-year-old male is diagnosed with pulmonary edema. Which assessment findings will the nurse observe? Question 6 1 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old female with emphysema presents to the ER for difficulty breathing. Physical exam reveals bluish skin and mucous membranes. How should the nurse chart this condition? Patient has:
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  • Spring '15
  • Respiratory distress, Acute respiratory distress syndrome, 60-year-old female, 10-year-old female

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