Chapter 9 Post Test

Chapter 9 Post Test - Chapter 09 Post Test Radford,Cindy...

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Chapter 09 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 4/9/2011 10:48:55 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 18/18 1. During an assessment of a client from a minority culture, the nurse attempts to identify the client’s cultural needs. What nursing tool could the nurse utilize? a. Herit age Asse ssm ent Tool b. Ment al Stat us Exa m c. Tran scult ural care plan ning. d. DSM -IV- TR Grade: 1 User Responses: a.Heritage Assessment Tool Feedback: a. Rationale: The Heritage Assessment Tool is a practical and useful way for the nurse to examine the client’s ethnic, religious and cultural background. The Mental Status Exam will assess the client's level of cognitive (knowledge-related) ability, appearance, affect, mood, speech and thought patterns at the time of evaluation. Transcultural care planning can proceed once the cultural assessment is complete. The DSM-IV-TR lists different categories of mental disorders and the criteria for diagnosing those mental disorders. Cognitive Level: Analysis Nursing Process: Assessment Client Need: Psychosocial Integrity 1
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Chapter 09 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 4/9/2011 10:48:55 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 18/18 2. When the client and the nurse speak different languages, the nurse should communicate in a way that: a. Invol ves usin g a loud voic e and spea king very slowl y. b. Mak es sens e to the nurs e. c. Has mea ning for the clien t. d. Mak es use of medi cal termi nolo gy. 2
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Chapter 09 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 4/9/2011 10:48:55 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 18/18 Grade: 1 User Responses: c.Has meaning for the client. Feedback: a. Rationale: When the client and the nurse speak different languages, the nurse should communicate in a way that is meaningful to the client. The nurse will have to elicit the services of a professional interpreter and work to establish an alternative means of communication. Using medical terminology is not a therapeutic method of communication. Speaking very slowly in a loud voice can be frightening to the client. Cognitive Level: Analysis Nursing Process: Assessment Client Need: Psychosocial Integrity 3
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Chapter 09 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 4/9/2011 10:48:55 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 18/18 3. A client states, “English is the best language to speak and people who are in this country need to speak English or they cannot get ahead in American society.” The nurse recognizes this as an example of: a. Cult ural com pete nce. b. Cult ural open ness . c. Ethn ocen trism . d. Accu lturat ion. Grade: 1 User Responses: c.Ethnocentrism. Feedback: a. Rationale: Ethnocentrism is the belief that one’s own culture and values are superior. Cultural openness is the understanding of and respect for other cultures. Cultural competence is the ability to understand and plan for the needs of clients from different cultures. Acculturation is the degree to which a client from a minority culture has adopted the values and beliefs of
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