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Selected Answer:b. Increased rate and depth of breathingCorrect Answer: b. Increased rate and depth of breathing Question 18 1 out of 1 pointsWhen a nurse is reviewing lab results and notices that the erythrocytes contain an abnormally low concentration of hemoglobin, the nurse calls these erythrocytes:
Selected Answer:b. HypochromicCorrect Answer: b. Hypochromic Question 19 1 out of 1 pointsA 40-year-old male vegetarian is diagnosed with folate deficiency anemia. He reports that he is an alcoholic. Which of the following factors put him at greatest risk for developing his disease?Selected Answer:b. Being alcoholicCorrect Answer: b. Being alcoholic Question 20 1 out of 1 pointsA 5-year-old male was diagnosed with normocytic-normochromic anemia. Which of the following anemias does the nurse suspect the patient has?Selected Answer:b. Hemolytic anemiaCorrect Answer: b. Hemolytic anemia Question 21 1 out of 1 pointsA nurse is caring for a patient who cannot clot. Which end product of the clotting cascade is this patient unable to make?Selected Answer:d. FibrinCorrect Answer: d. Fibrin Question 22
1 out of 1 pointsWhile reviewing lab results, the nurse recalls the most abundant cells in the blood are:Selected Answer:c. ErythrocytesCorrect Answer: c. Erythrocytes Question 23 1 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old male with hyperthyroidism begins treatment to decrease thyroid activity. A nurse monitors for which of the following conditions that could result secondary to the treatment?Selected Answer:b. BasophiliaCorrect Answer: b. Basophilia Question 24 1 out of 1 pointsA 52-year-old male IV drug user was diagnosed with hepatitis C 5 years ago. He is now experiencing impaired blood clotting. The nurse suspects a decrease in which of the followingvitamins?Selected Answer:a.KCorrect Answer: a.K Question 25 1 out of 1 pointsWhich major symptom in a patient with sickle cell anemia indicates to the nurse, the patient is experiencing a vaso-occlusive crisis?Selected Answer:b.Pain
Correct Answer: b.Pain Question 26 1 out of 1 pointsA 5-year-old female is diagnosed with acute leukemia. The nurse will most likely treat this patient with:Selected Answer:c. ChemotherapyCorrect Answer: c. Chemotherapy Question 27 1 out of 1 pointsA 10-year-old male is diagnosed with sickle cell anemia. When the parents ask who is responsible for this disease, what is the nurse’s best response? He most likely inherited it from:Selected Answer:c.