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1.A 65-year-old male is diagnosed with chronic pulmonary disease and elevated pulmonary vascular resistance. Which of the following heart failuresshould the nurse assess for in this patient?a.Right heart failureb.Left heart failurec.Low-output failured.High-output failure1 points QUESTION 221.A 35-year-old male presents with pulmonary hypertension. Testing reveals he is in right heart failure. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will see listed on the chart?1 points QUESTION 231.A 68-year-old female is experiencing left heart failure. Physical exam reveals elevated blood pressure. The nurse understands this is most likely caused by:1 points QUESTION 241.A patient wants to know what causes atherosclerosis. How should the nurse respond? In general, atherosclerosis is caused by:
1 points QUESTION 251.When a nurse checks the patient for orthostatic hypotension, what did the nurse have the patient do?a.Physical exertionb.Eatc.Stand upd.Lie down1 points QUESTION 261.While planning care for a patient with superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS), which principle should the nurse remember? SVCS is a progressive _____ of the superior vena cava (SVC) that leads to venous distention of the upper extremities and head.1 points QUESTION 271.What term should the nurse document for a detached blood clot?1 points QUESTION 28
1.A 50-year-old male visits the cardiologist for an EKG. Results indicate that he has no PR interval and a variable QRS rate with rhythm irregularity. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis to be recorded on the chart?1 points QUESTION 291.A 60-year-old male is diagnosed with cerebral aneurysm. Where does the nurse suspect the cerebral aneurysm is located?a.Vertebral arteriesb.Basilar arteryc.Circle of Willisd.Carotid arteries1 points QUESTION 301.A 59-year-old female is diagnosed with left ventricular failure. If a decrease in kidney perfusion occurs, the nurse knows this would ultimately cause:1 points