concern to the nurse? a. Chronic bronchitisb.Bronchiolitis obliterans c. Emphysema d.Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) 1 points Question 21 A nurse is reviewing the results of an ABG and finds reduced oxygenation of arterial blood. What term should the nurse use to describe this condition? a. Ischemia b.Hypoxia c. Hypoxemia d.Hypocapnia 1 points Question 22 A 65-year-old male recently had a cerebrovascular accident that resulted in dysphagia. He now has aspiration of gastric contents. The nurse assesses the patient for which complication? 1 points
Question 23 Which patient would the nurse assess for paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND)? A patient with: a. Pulmonary fibrosis b.Asthma c. Left ventricular failure d.Hypotension 1 points Question 24 A 10-year-old female develops pneumonia. Physical exam reveals subcostal and intercostal retractions. She reports that breathing is difficult and she feels she cannot get enough air. What term should the nurse use to document this condition? 1 points Question 25 A 45-year-old male undergoes lung transplantation. He now suffers from airway occlusion secondary to fibrosis. Which diagnosis will the nurse see on the chart? a. Compression atelectasis b.Bronchiectasis c. Bronchiolitis
d.Bronchiolitis obliterans 1 points Question 26 A 65-year-old female with emphysema presents to the ER for difficulty breathing. Physical exam reveals bluish skin and mucous membranes. How should the nurse chart this condition? Patient has: 1 points Question 27 A 7-month-old male presents with cystic fibrosis (CF) accompanied by failure to thrive and frequent, loose, and oily stools. Sweat testing reveals increased chloride. Which of the following should the nurse observe for that would accompany this disease? a. Autoantibodies that target the lungs and pancreasb.c. Enzymes that degrade surfactant in the alveolid. A thick mucus A toxic amount of electrolytes from secretory glands 1 points Question 28 An 11-year-old female presents with a low-grade fever and cough. She is diagnosed with atypical pneumonia. What type of pneumonia does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? a. Pneumococcal pneumonia
b.Viral pneumonia c. Mycoplasma pneumonia d.Streptococcal pneumonia 1 points Question 29 A 20-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting difficulty breathing when lying down. What term should the nurse use to document this condition? 1 points Question 30 A nurse is teaching staff about pulmonary edema. Which information should the nurse include? The most common cause of pulmonary edema is: a. Right heart failure b.Left heart failure c. Asthma d.Lung cancer
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