Chapter 18 Post Test

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Chapter 18 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 1. A nurse teaches a client relaxation techniques to cope with anxiety. Such teaching is most effective when the client’s level of anxiety is: a. Mild. b. Pani c level . c. Seve re. d. Mod erate . Grade: 1 User Responses: a.Mild. Feedback: a. Rationale: As anxiety increases, the client’s perceptual field narrows. A mild level of anxiety allows for maximum learning. Moderate, severe, and panic levels of anxiety make it difficult or impossible for the person to process new information. Cognitive Level: Application Nursing Process: Implementation Client Need: Psychosocial Integrity 1
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Chapter 18 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 2. The client experiences feelings of extreme fear that occur for no apparent reason and are accompanied by intense physical symptoms. The priority nursing intervention would be to: a. Enco urag e the clien t to verb alize feeli ngs. b. Cou nsel the famil y on thera peuti c resp onse s. c. Stay with the clien t. d. Teac h relax ation tech niqu es. Grade: 1 User Responses: c.Stay with the client. 2
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Chapter 18 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 Feedback: a. Rationale: Staying with a client during a panic attack is the priority. Teaching relaxation techniques, encouraging the verbalization of feelings, and counseling the family are all appropriate interventions later, when the client’s panic level has diminished. Cognitive Level: Analysis Nursing Process: Implementation Client Need: Safe, Effective Care Environment 3
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Chapter 18 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 3. In planning the care of a client with an anxiety disorder, the treatment team considers all of the following strategies except : 4
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Chapter 18 Post Test Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 a. Dev elopi ng a goal- orien ted contr act. b. Teac hing the medi tatio n tech niqu e of repe ating a word or phra se. c. Helpi ng the clien t test realit y. d. Rein forci ng the clien t’s justifi catio ns for her usua l copi ng b ehav 5
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Radford,Cindy Submitted : 5/1/2011 1:12:00 PM Grade: 100.0% Attempt Number: 1 Questions Attempted: 24/24 Grade: 1 User Responses: d.Reinforcing the client’s justifications for her usual coping behaviors. Feedback: a. Rationale: The client’s justifications for usual coping patterns that have proven ineffective in the past should not be reinforced. Clients can begin to change maladaptive patterns only when they understand their unmet needs and what they did instead of meeting those needs. Developing a contract, helping the client test reality, and teaching meditation are all effective interventions that involve the client in his or her own healing. Cognitive Level:
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2011 for the course NURS 2210 taught by Professor Dims during the Spring '11 term at Virginia College.

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