11.Which of the following is not a risk factor associated with the development of syndrome X and type2 diabetes mellitus? Answer 12.Maria, age 17, was raped when she was 13 year old. She is now experiencing sleeping problems, flashbacks, and depression. What is your initial diagnosis? 13.A patient exhibits extrapyramidal side effects of antipsychotic medications. Which of the following symptoms would lead you to look for another diagnosis? Answer 14. Which of the following statements about multiple sclerosis (MS) is correct? Answer 15. Which patient would benefit most from screening for type 2 diabetes?16. Differential diagnosis of proteinuria includes which of the following answer 17.A 75-year-old female is diagnosed with primary hyperparathyroidism and asks the nurse practitionerwhat the treatment for this disorder is. The nurse practitioner explains: Answer 18. A middle-aged man presents to urgent care complaining of pain of the medial condyle of the lower humerus. The man works as a carpenter and describes a gradual onset of pain. On exam, the medial epicondyle is tender and pain is increased with flexion and pronation. Range of motion is full The
most likely cause of this patient’s pain is: 19. What intervention does the American College of Rheumatology recommend as first line therapy for osteoarthritis? 20.The cardinal sign of infectious arthritis is: answer 21.Legal authority for advanced practice nursing rests with: answer 22.The nurse practitioner diagnoses epididymitis in a 24 year old sexually active male patient. The drug of choice for treatment of this patient is: 23.A patient has been taking fluoxetine (Prozac) since being diagnosed with major depression, first episode, 2 months ago. She reports considerable improvement in her symptoms and her intention to discontinue the medication. What should be the nurse practitioner’s recommendation answer
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