Anaphylactic shock is a 1 Type I reaction called immediate hypersensitivity

Anaphylactic shock is a 1 type i reaction called

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Anaphylactic shock is a: 1. Type I reaction, called immediate hypersensitivity reaction ____ 9. James has hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression from chronic prednisone (a corticosteroid) use. He is at risk for what type of adverse drug reaction? 2. Type C ____ 10. Immunomodulators such as azathioprine may cause a delayed adverse drug reaction known as a type D reaction because they are known: 2. Carcinogens
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____ 11. A 24-year-old male received multiple fractures in a motor vehicle accident that required significant amounts of opioid medication to treat his pain. He is at risk for a _____ adverse drug reaction when he no longer requires the opioids. 2. First-dose ____ 12. An example of a first-dose reaction that may occur includes: 1. Orthostatic hypotension that does not occur with repeated doses ____ 13. Drugs that are prone to cause adverse drug effects include: 3. Insulins ____ 14. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration MedWatch system is activated when: 4. An adverse event or serious problem occurs with a medication that is not already identified on the label. ____ 15. The Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System is: 2. A voluntary reporting system that health-care providers or consumers may use to report vaccine adverse events Chapter 6. Factors That Foster Positive Outcomes ____ 1. A comprehensive assessment of a patient should be holistic when trying to determine competence in drug administration. Which of the following factors would the NP omit from this type of assessment? 4. Sexual practices ____ 2. Elena Vasquez’s primary language is Spanish, and she speaks very limited English. Which technique would be appropriate to use in teaching her about a new drug you have just prescribed? 3. Use a professional interpreter or a reliable staff member who can act as an interpreter. ____ 3. Rod, age 68, has hearing difficulty. Which of the following would NOT be helpful in assuring that he understands teaching about his drug? 4. If he reads lips, exaggerate lips movements when pronouncing the vowel sounds. ____ 4. Which of the following factors may adversely affect a patient’s adherence to a therapeutic drug regimen? 1. Complexity of the drug regimen 2. Patient perception of the potential adverse effects of the drugs 3. Both 1 and 2 ____ 5. The health-care delivery system itself can create barriers to adherence to a treatment regimen. Which of the following system variables creates such a barrier? 1. Increasing copayments for care ____ 6. Ralph’s blood pressure remains elevated despite increased doses of his drug. The NP is concerned that he might not be adhering to his treatment regimen. Which of the following events would suggest that he might not be adherent? 1. Ralph states that he always takes the drug “when I feel my pressure is going up.”
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____ 7. Nonadherence is especially common in drugs that treat asymptomatic conditions, such as hypertension. One way to reduce the likelihood of nonadherence to these drugs is to prescribe a drug that: 3. Has a tolerability profile with fewer of the adverse effects that are considered “irritating,” such as nausea and dizziness ____ 8.
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  • Fall '16
  • Pharmacology, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Adverse drug reaction

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