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Drowning is the second leading cause of death. Fire- and burn-related fatalities are the third leading cause ofdeath.PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Knowledge REF: 719OBJ: Nursing Process: Planning MSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance5. Which of the following is descriptive of deaths caused by unintentional injuries?a.More deaths occur in males.b.More deaths occur in females.c.The pattern of deaths varies widely in Western societies.d.The pattern of deaths does not vary according to age and sex.ANS: AMost deaths from unintentional injuries occur in males. The pattern of death caused by unintentional injuries isconsistent in Western societies. Causes of unintentional deaths vary with age and gender.PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: 720OBJ: Nursing Process: Planning MSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance6. The type of injury a child is especially susceptible to at a specific age is most closely related to:a.Physical health of the child.b.Developmental level of the child.c.Educational level of the child.d.Number of responsible adults in the home.Test Bank - Maternal Child Nursing Care by Perry (6th Edition, 2017)427Downloaded by Abbey McMillan ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|5706931
ANS: BThe childs developmental stage determines the type of injury that is likely to occur. The childs physical healthmay facilitate his or her recovery from an injury. Educational level is related to developmental level, but it isnot as important as the childs developmental level in determining the type of injury. The number of responsibleadults in the home may affect the number of unintentional injuries, but the type of injury is related to the childsdevelopmental stage.PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: 721OBJ: Nursing Process: Planning MSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance7. Which statement regarding childhood morbidity is the most accurate?a.Morbidity does not vary with age.b.Morbidity is not distributed randomly.c.Little can be done to improve morbidity.d.Unintentional injuries do not have an effect on morbidity.ANS: BMorbidity is not distributed randomly in children. Increased morbidity is associated with certain groups ofchildren, including children living in poverty and those who were low birth weight. Morbidity does vary withage. The types of illnesses in children are different for each age group. Morbidity can be decreased withinterventions focused on groups with high morbidity and on decreasing unintentional injuries, which alsoaffect morbidity.PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: 724OBJ: Nursing Process: Planning MSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance8. Which statement is most descriptive of pediatric family-centered care?a.It reduces the effect of cultural diversity on the family.

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