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Question 811 out of 1 pointsA 60-year-old African-American man lives with a number of chronic healthproblems. Genetic factors are likely to influence his etiology and/or treatment ofQuestion 820 out of 1 pointsThe APRN should educate a diabetic patient that beta blockers may mask the signs and symptoms ofQuestion 831 out of 1 pointsAdvanced practice nurse prescribing of scheduled medications is affected most by:Question 840 out of 1 points
A 70-year-old woman has experienced peripheral edema and decreasing stamina in recent months and has sought care from her primary care provider. The patient's subsequent diagnostic workup has resulted in a diagnosis of chronic heart failure. The woman has been prescribed digoxin and the nurse has begun patient education. What should the nurse teach the patient about her new medication?Question 850 out of 1 pointsA 66-year-old woman has a complex medical history that includes poorly-controlled type 1 diabetes, renal failure as a result of diabetic nephropathy and chronic heart failure (CHF). Her care provider has recently added spironolactone (Aldactone) to the woman's medication regimen. The nurse should consequently assess for signs and symptoms ofQuestion 861 out of 1 pointsA physician has ordered subcutaneous injections of morphine, a narcotic, every 4 hours as needed for pain for a motor vehicle accident victim. The nurse is aware that there is a high abuse potential for this drug and that itis categorized as aQuestion 871 out of 1 pointsA male patient is to begin glyburide (Diabeta) for type 2 diabetes. Before the drug therapy begins, a priority action by the nurse will be to assess the patient'sQuestion 880 out of 1 points
A Nurse Practitionerexplains to a patient that nitroglycerin patches should be applied in the morning and removed in the evening. This medication schedule reduces the potential forQuestion 890 out of 1 pointsA Nurse Practitioneris teaching an older adult patient about polypharmacy. Which of the following statements best describe this term?Question 900 out of 1 pointsA 35 year old patient presents with a concern of two high blood pressures at local health fairs in the past month. The patient has a history of Type 2 Diabetes, Chronic Constipation, and Obesity. Today her pressure is 145/93. You will: