WK 6 Study Quiz.docx - Question 2 1 out of 1 points An 80-year-old female develops pneumonia in the hospital She becomes cyanotic tachycardic and

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Question 2 1 out of 1 points An 80-year-old female develops pneumonia in the hospital. She becomes cyanotic, tachycardic, and develops a fever and cough. Chest x-ray reveals pus in the pleural space. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis documented on the chart? Selected Answer: a. Empyema Question 3 1 out of 1 points A nurse recalls asthma is classified by: Selected Answer: b. Clinical severity Question 4 1 out of 1 points A geneticist is discussing cystic fibrosis (CF). Which information should be included? CF is an _____ disease. Selected Answer: a. Autosomal recessive Question 5 1 out of 1 points If an individual with respiratory difficulty were retaining too much carbon dioxide, which of the following compensatory responses would the nurse expect to be initiated? Selected Answer: b. Increase in respiratory rate Question 6 1 out of 1 points A 57-year-old male presents with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, and decreased lung volume. He is diagnosed with pneumoconiosis. When taking the patient’s history, which finding is the most probable cause of his illness? Selected Answer: a. Inhalation of silica, asbestos, mica Question 7 1 out of 1 points A 13-year-old female is diagnosed with asthma. Which of the following should the nurse teach the patient to recognize as part of an asthmatic attack? Selected c.
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Answer: Wheezing Question 8 1 out of 1 points While reviewing lab results, to help confirm a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis in a 1-year- old child which substance will be present in the child’s sweat? Selected Answer: b. Sodium chloride Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 10-year-old male is brought to the ER with prolonged bronchospasm and severe hypoxemia. The most likely diagnosis on the chart is: Selected Answer: c.
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