Review Test Submission: Quiz - Week 3 Content User Melita C Wilson-Primus Course NURS-6501N-22,Advanced Pathophysiology.2019 Winter Qtr 11/25-02/16-PT27 Test Quiz - Week 3 Started 12/15/19 11:11 AM Submitted 12/15/19 11:51 AM Due Date 12/16/19 1:59 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 25 out of 25 points Time Elapsed 40 minutes out of 45 minutes Instructions Please answer each question below and click Submit when you have completed the Quiz. Results Displayed Submitted Answers Question 1 1 out of 1 points A 75-year-old female suffers a stroke and now has difficulty writing and production of language. This condition is most likely caused by occlusion of the: Selected Answer: d. Middle cerebral artery Question 2 1 out of 1 points When planning care for a child in pain, which principle should the nurse remember? The pain threshold in children is _____ that of adults. false
Selected Answer: b. Lower than Question 3 1 out of 1 points A teenage boy sustains a severe closed head injury following an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) accident. He is in a state of deep sleep that requires vigorous stimulation to elicit eye opening. How should the nurse document this in the chart? Selected Answer: d. Stupor Question 4 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 Question 5 1 out of 1 points An older adult is admitted to the ER following a fall. The patient complains of pain in the back. The patient has a history of osteoporosis. The nurse would expect the patient’s injury and subsequent pain is most likely due to: Selected Answer: d. A spinal compression fracture Question 6 1 out of 1 points
A nurse should document on the chart that chronic pain is occurring when the patient reports the pain has lasted longer than: Selected Answer: b. 3 to 6 months Question 7 1 out of 1 points A patient has memory loss of events that occurred before a head injury. What cognitive disorder does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? Selected Answer: c. Retrograde amnesia Question 8 1 out of 1 points A nurse thinks a patient may be experiencing dementia. Which assessment finding will most help support this diagnosis? Selected Answer: d. Loss of recent and remote memory Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 30-year-old female had a seizure that started with her fingers and progressively spread up her arm and then extended to her leg, with no loss of consciousness. How should the nurse chart this? Selected Answer: c. Focal motor seizure Question 10 1 out of 1 points
A 15-year-old male is brought to the ER for treatment of injuries received in a motor vehicle accident.
You've reached the end of your free preview.
Want to read all 17 pages?
- Fall '17
- keisha lovence