Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls Correct Answer c Abnormal

Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls

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Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls Correct Answer: c. Abnormal thickening and hardening of vessel walls Question 15 1 out of 1 points An 80-year-old female is in the hospital for a bone fracture. While there she develops a large, nonlethal pulmonary embolus. Which of the following is a direct result of the obstruction to pulmonary blood flow? Selected Answer: a. Pulmonary hypertension Correct Answer: a. Pulmonary hypertension Question 16 1 out of 1 points A 75-year-old female has been critically ill with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) for longer than a week and has developed a severe oxygen supply and demand imbalance. The statement that best describes this imbalance is which of the following? Selected Answer: d. The reserve has been exhausted, and the amount of oxygen consumed depends on the amount the circulation is able to deliver. Correct Answer: d. The reserve has been exhausted, and the amount of oxygen consumed depends on the amount the circulation is able to deliver. Question 17 1 out of 1 points
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Which characteristic changes should the nurse keep in mind while caring for a patient with left heart failure? As left heart failure progresses: Selected Answer: a. Left ventricular preload increases. Correct Answer: a. Left ventricular preload increases. Question 18 1 out of 1 points Which of the following findings in the patient with Raynaud disease would indicate a need for further teaching? Selected Answer: b. The patient smokes cigarettes. Correct Answer: b. The patient smokes cigarettes. Question 19 0 out of 1 points Which of the following patients is at highest risk for developing pulmonary embolism (PE)? Selected Answer: a. 21-year-old male with a hemophilia bleeding disorder Correct Answer: d. 72-year-old male who is recovering from hip replacement surgery in the hospital Question 20 1 out of 1 points A 52-year-old male is diagnosed with primary hypertension. He has no other health problems. Present treatment would cause the nurse to
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anticipate administering which drug to the patient? Selected Answer: c. A diuretic Correct Answer: c. A diuretic Question 21 1 out of 1 points A 65-year-old male is diagnosed with chronic pulmonary disease and elevated pulmonary vascular resistance. Which of the following heart failures should the nurse assess for in this patient?
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