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17. The nurse is caring for several patients on a cardiac care unit. Thenurse is aware that the patient who is most likely to have the disorder ofaortic stenosis is which patient?a.35 year old with a history of mitral valve prolapsed
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MEDSURGChapter 19 Care of Patients with Cardiac Disordersb.63 year old with uncontrolled diabetesc.73 year old with a history of hypertensiond.86 year old with a history of atherosclerosisANS: D/Aortic stenosis is the most common valve disorder in the United States.Atherosclerosis with degenerative calcification of the valve is a common factor inolder adults.18. The home health nurse is assessing the home-bound patient withheart failure. Which assessment finding is of most concern to the nurse?
MULTIPLE RESPONSE19. The nurse reminds the 60-year-old moderately obese African Americanhypertensive diabetic male who smokes that he can modify his risk forheart disease by: (Select all that apply.)
20. Of all the assessments the nurse has made on the new patient, thosethat may indicate heart failure are: (Select all that apply.)9
MEDSURGChapter 19 Care of Patients with Cardiac Disorders

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