Anti-inflamm Antiallergic Immunologic Drugs- pharm

White blood cells are able to neutralize these

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Unformatted text preview: mus secretions D. Block inflammatory reaction and initial Block damage to transplanted cells damage A patient asks the nurse to explain how antibodies protect the body against bacterial diseases. Which statement is an accurate response by the nurse? the A. “Antibodies that destroy bacteria are part of the body’s “Antibodies natural immunity. No prior exposure to the bacteria is needed for the body to respond.” needed B. “Antibodies attach to the antigens (or large molecules) “Antibodies on the bacteria surface, creating a way for white blood cells to attach and destroy the bacteria.” C. “Antibodies are large molecules that are present on the C. “Antibodies surface of bacteria. White blood cells are able to neutralize these antibodies and destroy the bacteria.” D. “Most antibodies that protect against bacteria are called D. “Most immunoglobulin A. These antibodies are found on the immunoglobulin surface of mature B cells.” surface The production of memory T and B cells will: The A. slow the immune response. slow B. augment the release of specific cytokines. B. augment C. iincrease the intensity of the immune C. ncrease response. D. provide the code for major histocompatibility D. provide complexes. complexes. A patient is prescribed sirolimus (Rapamune) and cyclosporine (Sandimmune) after a renal transplant. The nurse will closely monitor: The A. A. B. C. D. D. serum creatinine. aminotransferase. serum potassium. serum partial thromboplastin time. A patient who takes diphenhydramine (Benadryl) for seasonal allergy symptoms complains of drowsiness. The nurse should: The A. iinstruct the patient to ingest caffeinated nstruct beverages. B. recommend taking the medication with B. recommend meals. C. ask the patient’’s healthcare provider to s C. prescribe hydroxyzine (Vistaril). D. tell the patient to take cetirizine (Zyrtec) D. tell instead of diphenhydramine. A patient taking pharmacologic doses of glucocorticoids should be glucocorticoids instructed to: A. A. B. B. C. D. increase intake of dietary sodium. increase take antibiotics to prevent infections. never abruptly withdraw therapy. have an eye examination every year....
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