Tamponade Correct Answer a Tamponade Question 8 1 out of 1 points Which is the

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Tamponade Correct Answer: a. Tamponade Question 8 1 out of 1 points Which is the most common type of congenital heart defect the nurse should assess for in infants? Selected Answer: b. Ventricular septal defect (VSD) Correct Answer: b. Ventricular septal defect (VSD) Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 42-year-old female is diagnosed with constrictive pericarditis. The nurse assesses the blood pressure for decreased cardiac output because of: Selected Answer: b. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Correct Answer: b. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Question 10 1 out of 1 points
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A 20-year-old male underwent an echocardiogram to assess chest pain. Results revealed a congenital defect in papillary muscles. Which of the following would the nurse expect to occur? Selected Answer: b. Backward expulsion of the atrioventricular valves Correct Answer: b. Backward expulsion of the atrioventricular valves Question 11 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 Question 12 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.
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Bronchoconstriction, hives or edema, and hypotension Question 13 1 out of 1 points A 75-year-old male has severe chest pain and dials 911. Lab tests at the hospital reveal elevated levels of cardiac troponins I and T. Based upon the lab findings, the nurse suspects which of the following has occurred? Selected Answer: b. Myocardial infarction (MI) Correct Answer: b. Myocardial infarction (MI) Question 14 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 15 1 out of 1 points A 27-year-old male is admitted to a neurologic unit with a complete C-5 spinal cord transection. On initial assessment, he is bradycardic, hypotensive, and hyperventilating. He appears to be going into
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shock. The most likely mechanism of his shock is: Selected Answer: d.
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  • Fall '17
  • keisha lovence
  • Cardiology, left ventricle, right heart failure, Aortic regurgitation

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