Quiz 22 - ViewAttempt1of2 Title Kee Chap 22(7th ed Started 11:18 AM Submitte 11:21 AM d Time spent 00:03:25 Total score 18/18 = 100 Total score

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View Attempt 1 of 2 Title: Kee Chap 22 (7th ed) Started: November 14, 2011 11:18 AM Submitte d: November 14, 2011 11:21 AM Time spent: 00:03:25 Total score: 18/18 = 100% Total score adjusted by 0.0 Maximum possible score: 18 1. The most common form of seizure has two phases-tonic (muscle contraction and spasms) and clonic (jerky, dysrhythmic muscle contraction)-and is called: Student Response Value Feedback A. myoclonic B. atonic C. petit mal D. grand mal 100% General Feedback: These behaviors describe grand mal seizures, which are the most common type of seizure. Score: 1/1 2. A client is ordered to receive phenytoin (Dilantin). The client's serum phenytoin levels should be monitored to determine if the serum level is within therapeutic range and to avoid toxic levels. The therapeutic range of phenytoin is: Student Response Value Feedback A. 5 to 10 mcg/ml B. 8 to 15 mcg/ml C. 10 to 20 mcg/ml 100% D. 15 to 30 mcg/ml
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Feedback: This is the appropriate therapeutic level for this medication. Score: 1/1 3. The nurse determines that a client taking phenytoin (Dilantin) is admitted to the emergency department with a level of 30 mcg/ml. The nurse would evaluate for which one of the following severe side effects? Student Response Value Feedback A. gingival hyperplasia (gingivitis) 100% B. abdominal distention C. abdominal cramps D. hypertension General Feedback: Gingival hyperplasia is a known and common side effect of high phenytoin levels. Score: 1/1 4. A client receiving anticonvulsants for epilepsy should be instructed that: Student Response Value Feedback A. "The medication is taken for a lifetime." 100% B. "The medication is taken until you are seizure-free." C. "Seizures are unpredictable, and therefore so is the drug regimen." D. "Seizure disorders are cured with anticonvulsants such as Dilantin." General Feedback: Epilepsy usually requires a lifelong regimen of anticonvulsant medications. Score:
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Quiz 22 - ViewAttempt1of2 Title Kee Chap 22(7th ed Started 11:18 AM Submitte 11:21 AM d Time spent 00:03:25 Total score 18/18 = 100 Total score

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