Selected Answer: b. Occlusion Correct Answer: b. Occlusion
Question 7 1 out of 1 points Which of the following patients is at highest risk for developing pulmonary embolism (PE)? Selected Answer: d. 72-year-old male who is recovering from hip replacement surgery in the hospital Correct Answer: d. 72-year-old male who is recovering from hip replacement surgery in the hospital Question 8 0 out of 1 points A 5-year-old female is found to have hypertension during three separate visits to her primary care provider. The nurse would expect tests to suggest that the hypertension is secondary to: Selected Answer: d. Hyponatremia Correct Answer: a. Renal disease Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 68-year-old female is experiencing left heart failure. Physical exam reveals elevated blood pressure. The nurse understands this is most likely caused by: Selected Answer: a. Sympathetic nervous system compensation for decreased cardiac output Correct Answer: a. Sympathetic nervous system compensation for decreased cardiac output Question 10 1 out of 1 points A nurse monitors the patient for _____ when rapid onset of malignant hypertension results. Selected Answer: b. Encephalopathy
Correct Answer: b. Encephalopathy Question 11 1 out of 1 points A 32-year-old female presents with lower leg pain, with swelling and redness. While obtaining the patient’s history, which finding could have caused her condition? Selected Answer: a. Venous thrombus Correct Answer: a. Venous thrombus Question 12 1 out of 1 points A patient wants to know what causes atherosclerosis. How should the nurse respond? In general, atherosclerosis is caused by: Selected Answer: b. Endothelial injury and inflammation Correct Answer: b. Endothelial injury and inflammation Question 13 1 out of 1 points A 59-year-old female is diagnosed with left ventricular failure. If a decrease in kidney perfusion occurs, the nurse knows this would ultimately cause: Selected Answer: c. Increased systemic vascular resistance Correct Answer: c. Increased systemic vascular resistance Question 14 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?
- Fall '17
- keisha lovence
- Left heart failure, 60-year-old male