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Study Guide Test two Questions: For each of the following questions please match the medication with the condition that it is used to treat. 1. Colace constipation 2. Coumadin a fib 3. Aricept memory problems 4. Bisphosphonates osteoporosis 5. “Statins” high cholesterol 6. Lasix CHF, HTN - diuretic 7. “lol’s” glaucoma, HTN. – Beta blockers 8. insulin diabetes 9. PPI’s <proton pump inhibitors> GERD <gastroesophageal reflux disease> The nurse is teaching a 69 year old female with congestive heart failure about self- management of her disease. Which of the following would be considered appropriate to teach this patient? Monitor weight, swelling, take diuretics. A 90 year old female with no significant history is admitted to the ER for acute ischemic stroke with symptoms that began 7 hours prior to admission. Which of the following interventions would the nurse reasonably expect to be done for this patient? Anti-coagulants to break clot, keep BP below 13O/85 In discussing age-related changes associated with excretion, the nurse states that -Due to changes in polypharmacy, co-morbid conditions, inactivity. -Can see an increase in urination, decrease in GFR <glomular filtration rate>, bladder size decreases, ability to concentrate urine decreases. An older adult who complains of a dark spot in the center of the visual field is showing signs of: Age related macular degeneration.
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An older adult who complains of blurry vision and has a bluish-white coating that can be seen on the lens is showing signs of: Catarcts Which of the following signs exhibited by an older female would make you suspect a stroke? Sudden weakness one side, dimness/loss of vision, slur speech, difficulty comprehending, dizzy, sudden sever headache, difficulty swallowing, confusion, nausea, vomiting. You are providing a teaching program on osteoperosis to a group of older adults at a senior center. One of the residents says that her mother osteoporosis had and asks you if she is at higher risk. Your response to her would be: Family history, being female, bone mass at younger age, rate of bone loss. Which of the following would be the most appropriate first line bowel program for an older person with constipation? Polypharmacy, add fiber, water and exercise In teaching a patient with GERD, which interventions might be suggested? Smaller meals more often, no eat 3-4 hours before bed, avoid fat, alcohol, caffine,
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