Selected Answer: b. The aorta leaving the right ventricle Correct Answer: b. The aorta leaving the right ventricle Question 24 1 out of 1 points A nurse is teaching a patient about anaphylactic shock. Which information should the nurse include? The onset of anaphylactic shock is usually: Selected Answer: b. Immediate and life threatening Correct Answer: b. Immediate and life threatening Question 25 1 out of 1 points
When a patient asks the nurse what is the most common cause of myocardial ischemia, which statement is the correct response? The most common cause of myocardial ischemia is: Selected Answer: c. Atherosclerosis Correct Answer: c. Atherosclerosis Question 26 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old female had a myocardial infarction. She was brought to the hospital 30 minutes later. She survived, but now the nurse is providing care for impaired ventricular function because: Selected Answer: d. The resulting ischemia leads to hypoxic injury and myocardial cell death. Correct Answer: d. The resulting ischemia leads to hypoxic injury and myocardial cell death. Question 27 1 out of 1 points A 67-year-old female was previously diagnosed with rheumatic heart disease. Tests reveal lipoprotein deposition with chronic inflammation that impairs blood flow from the left ventricle into the aorta. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis recorded on the chart? Selected Answer: a. Aortic regurgitation Correct Answer: a. Aortic regurgitation Question 28 1 out of 1 points
A 15-year-old male who is allergic to peanuts eats a peanut butter cup. He then goes into anaphylactic shock. Which assessment findings will the nurse assess for? Selected Answer: b. Bronchoconstriction, hives or edema, and hypotension Correct Answer: b. Bronchoconstriction, hives or edema, and hypotension Question 29 1 out of 1 points When a patient with left heart failure starts to have a cough and dyspnea, which principle should the nurse remember? Pulmonary symptoms, common to left heart failure, are a result of: Selected Answer: c. Pulmonary vascular congestion Correct Answer: c. Pulmonary vascular congestion Question 30 1 out of 1 points A 22-year-old pregnant female presents for a fetal echocardiogram. Tests reveal small left atrium and mitral valve and an absent left ventricle and aortic valve. The diagnosis is hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS). The nurse will anticipate that the treatment for this defect is: Selected Answer: a. An indication for neonatal heart transplant Correct Answer: a. An indication for neonatal heart transplant Sunday, December 31, 2017 4:27:14 PM EST
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