14. How are potassium and sodium transported across plasma membranes? a. By adenosine triphosphate enzyme (ATPase) 15. After a geneticist talks to the patient about being a chromosomal mosaic, the patient as the nurse what that means. How should the nurse respond? You may ____ genetic disease(s). a. Have a mild form of the 16. A runner has depleted all the oxygen available for muscle energy. Which of the following will facilitate his continued muscle performance? a. Anaerobic glycolysis 17. A patient who has diarrhea receives a hypertonic saline solution intravenously to replace the sodium and chloride lost in the stool. What effect will this fluid replacement have on cells? a. Cells will shrink 2
NURS 6501N- 13 Advanced Pathophysiology Week 1 Quiz 18. A patient has a heart attack that leads to progressive cell injury that causes cell death withsevere cell swelling and breakdown of organelles. What term would the nurse use to define this process? a. Necrosis 19. A nurse reading the chart and sees the term oncotic pressure. The nurse recalls that oncotic pressure (colloid osmotic pressure) is determined by: a. Plasma proteins
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