Selected Answer: c. Loss of voluntary control below Correct Answer: c.
Loss of voluntary control below Question 20 1 out of 1 points A 65-year-old male recently suffered a cerebral vascular accident. He is now unable to recognize and identify objects by touch because of injury to the sensory cortex. How should the nurse document this finding? Selected Answer: b. Agnosia Correct Answer: b. Agnosia Question 21 1 out of 1 points Parents of a 3-month-old infant bring him to the emergency room (ER) after he has had a seizure. He has muscle rigidity, and the parents report they are of Jewish ancestry. For what genetic disease should this infant be screened? Selected Answer: c. Tay-Sachs disease Correct Answer: c. Tay-Sachs disease Question 22 1 out of 1 points A nurse should document on the chart that chronic pain is occurring when the patient reports the pain has lasted longer than: Selected Answer: b.
3 to 6 months Correct Answer: b. 3 to 6 months Question 23 1 out of 1 points A 30-year-old female had a seizure that started with her fingers and progressively spread up her arm and then extended to her leg, with no loss of consciousness. How should the nurse chart this? Selected Answer: c. Focal motor seizure Correct Answer: c. Focal motor seizure Question 24 0 out of 1 points A 15-year-old male was struck by a motor vehicle and suffered a traumatic brain injury. Paramedics found him unconscious at the scene of the accident. During the ambulance ride, he regained consciousness and was able to maintain a conversation with the medical staff. Upon arrival to hospital, he was alert and oriented. Physical exam reveals confusion and impaired responsiveness. What is the probable nature of his brain injury based on this history? Selected Answer: a. Mild concussion Correct Answer: c. Extradural (epidural) hematoma Question 25 0 out of 1 points
A 20-year-old male suffers a severe closed head injury in a motor vehicle accident. He remains in a vegetative state (VS) 1 month after the accident. Which of the following structures is most likely keeping the patient alive? Selected Answer: a. Cerebral cortex Correct Answer: b. Brainstem
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- keisha lovence
- Traumatic brain injury, Week Five Quiz December 2017