Question 131 out of 1 pointsWhich patient would the nurse assess for paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND)? A patient with: Question 141 out of 1 pointsA 25-year-old male presents with chronic bronchitis of 5 months’ duration. Which of the following is the most significant concern for the nurse to monitor in this patient? Question 151 out of 1 pointsA 47-year-old male is diagnosed with pulmonary edema. Which assessment findings will the nurse observe? Question 161 out of 1 pointsA 53-year-old male with a 20-year history of smoking is diagnosed with emphysema. When the nurse is asked what causes this, what is the nurse’s best response? Changes in his lungs are caused by:
Question 171 out of 1 pointsA newborn has respiratory distress syndrome. When obtaining the patient’s history, which of the following is the most important predisposing factor for this condition? Question 181 out of 1 pointsA 20-year-old male is in acute pain. An arterial blood gas reveals decreased carbon dioxide (CO2) levels. Which of the following does the nurse suspect is the most likelycause? Question 191 out of 1 pointsA 14-year-old male is experiencing an asthma exacerbation. When reviewing the lab results, which of the following cells in the submucosa promote this inflammatory response and will be elevated? Question 201 out of 1 pointsA 42-year-old female presents with dyspnea; rapid, shallow breathing; inspiratory crackles; decreased lung compliance; and hypoxemia. Tests reveal a fulminant form of respiratory failure characterized by acute lung inflammation and diffuse alveolocapillary injury. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will observe on the chart?
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- Fall '17
- keisha lovence
- Respiratory distress, Acute respiratory distress syndrome, 50-year-old male presents, 2-week-old female presents