Azithromycin 121 Drug resistant tuberculosis TB is defined as TB that is

Azithromycin 121 drug resistant tuberculosis tb is

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-Azithromycin121.Drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) is defined as TB that is resistant to:-Rifampin and isoniazid122.Goals when treating tuberculosis include:-Completion of recommended therapy123.The principles of drug therapy for the treatment of tuberculosis include:-Drugs need to be taken on a regular basis for a sufficient amount of time to be effective.124.Lilliana has confirmed tuberculosis and is placed on a 6-month treatment regimen. The 6-month regimenconsists of:-Two months of four-drug therapy (INH, rifampin, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol) followed by Four months of INH and rifampin125.Jordan has extensively resistant tuberculosis (TB). Treatment for extensively resistant TB would include:-Treatment with at least two drugs to which the TB is susceptible126.Sunny is 24 weeks pregnant and has been diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB). Treatment regimens for a pregnant patient with TB would include:-Pyridoxine127.Lola is a 5-year-old patient who has been diagnosed with tuberculosis. His treatment would include:-Pyridoxine
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128.Frankie is a 9-year-old patient who lives in a household with a family member newly diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB). To prevent Ezekiel from developing TB he should be treated with:-9 months of INH129.Cidney is completing a 6-month regimen to treat tuberculosis (TB). Monitoring of a patient on TB therapy includes:-Monthly sputum cultures130.Compliance with directly observed therapy can be increased by:-Convenient clinic timesIncentives such as food, clothing, and transportation costsOffering gifts for compliance*All of the above*131.Patients taking antacids should be educated regarding these drugs, including letting them know that:-They may cause constipation or diarrheaMany are high in sodiumThey should separate antacids from other medications by 1 hour*All of the above*132.Charlotte has diarrhea and is wondering if she can take loperamide (Imodium) for the diarrhea. Loperamide:-Slows gastric motility and reduces fluid and electrolyte loss from diarrhea133.Bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto Bismol) is a common OTC remedy for gastrointestinal complaints. Bismuth subsalicylate:-May lead to toxicity if taken with aspirinIs contraindicated in children with flu-like illnessHas antimicrobial effects against bacterial and viral enteropathogens*All of the above*134.Joe presents with complaints of "heartburn" that is minimally relieved with Tums (calcium carbonate) and is diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). An appropriate first-step therapy would be:-Ranitidine (Zantac) twice a day135.Patients who are on chronic long-term proton pump inhibitor therapy require monitoring for:-Iron deficiency anemia, vitamin B12 and calcium deficiency136.Michelle is a 72-year-old patient who takes omeprazole for her chronic GERD. Chronic long-term omeprazole use places her at increased risk for:-Megaloblastic anemia137.Richard is a 10-year-old patient who presents with uncomfortable constipation. Along with diet changes,
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