Selected Answer Correctb Myocardial infarction MI Correct Answer Correctb

Selected answer correctb myocardial infarction mi

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which of the following has occurred? Selected Answer: Correctb. Myocardial infarction (MI) Correct Answer: Correctb. Myocardial infarction (MI) Question 17 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: Correctc. Pulmonary vascular congestion Correct Answer: Correctc. Pulmonary vascular congestion Question 18 1 out of 1 points A nurse is teaching staff about endocarditis. Which information should the nurse include? Inflammatory cells have difficulty limiting the colonization of microorganisms in infective endocarditis because the: Selected Answer: Correctc. Microorganisms are sequestered in a fibrin clot. Correct Answer: Correctc. Microorganisms are sequestered in a fibrin clot. Question 19 1 out of 1 points A nurse recalls the most common cardiac valve disease in the United States, which tends to be most prevalent in young women, is: Selected Answer: Correcta. Mitral valve prolapse
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Correct Answer: Correcta. Mitral valve prolapse Question 20 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: Correctb. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Correct Answer: Correctb. Fibrosis and calcification of the pericardial layers Question 21 1 out of 1 points A newborn child is diagnosed with tetralogy of Fallot. What symptoms would the nurse expect to observe in the child? Selected Answer: Correctb. Cyanosis and hypoxia Correct Answer: Correctb. Cyanosis and hypoxia Question 22 0 out of 1 points Upon assessment of the patient, the nurse finds a widened pulse pressure and throbbing peripheral pulses. Which valve disorder does the nurse suspect? Selected Answer: Incorrectc. Aortic regurgitation Correct Answer: Correctd. Aortic stenosis Question 23 1 out of 1 points A 2-week-old infant presents with poor feeding, fatigue, dyspnea, and a murmur. She is diagnosed with a patent ductus arteriosus (PDA). A nurse recalls this condition results in a(n): Selected Answer: Correctc. Left-to-right shunt Correct Answer: Correctc. Left-to-right shunt Question 24 1 out of 1 points A 55-year-old male died of a myocardial infarction. Autopsy would most likely reveal: Selected Answer: Correctc. Platelet aggregation within the atherosclerotic coronary artery
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Correct Answer: Correctc. Platelet aggregation within the atherosclerotic coronary artery Question 25 1 out of 1 points
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  • Cardiology, Correct Answer, Aortic regurgitation

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