These findings are classic signs of which condition a

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These findings are classic signs of which condition?a. Otitis mediab. Meniere’s diseasec. Tinnitusd. Otitis externaDuring a complete health assessment, how would the nurse test the patients hearing?a. Observing how the patient participates in normal conversationb. Using the whispered voice testc. Using the Weber and Rinne testsd. Testing with an audiometerThe clinician is assessing a patient complaining of hearing loss. The clinician places a tuning forkover the patient’s mastoid process, and when the sound fades away, the fork is placed withoutrestriking it over the external auditory meatus. The patient is asked to let the clinician know whenthe sound fades away. This is an example of which type of test?a. Weber testb. Schwabach testc. Rinne testd. Auditory brainstem response (ABR) testThe nurse is planning to assess a client diagnosed with conductive hearing loss. When performingthe Weber test, the nurse would expect which of the following findings? 1.The sound will be louder in the affected ear.2.The sound will be louder in the good ear.3.Air conduction is shorter than bone conduction.4.No sounds will be heard.Which of the following is an example of sensorineural hearing loss?a. Perforation of the tympanic membraneb. Otosclerosisc. Cholesteatomad. Presbycusis
TX FOR PADGET’s DISEASE-ReclastWhat is the most common cause of generalized musculoskeletal pain in women ages 20 to 55?a. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)b. Anemiac. Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS)d. Sports-related injuriesNormal estrogen function is important for preventing osteoporosis in both men and women. Estrogenworks to prevent osteoporosis in which of the following ways?a. By decreasing the erosive activity of osteoclastsb. By promoting osteoclastogenesisc. By inhibiting osteoclast apoptosisd. All of the aboveOne of the most frequent presenting signs/symptoms of osteoporosis is:a. Goiterb. Abnormal serum calciumc. Elevated urine biochemical markersd. Bony fractureMrs. Thomas was seen in the office complaining of pain and point tenderness in the area of herelbow. The pain has increased following a day of gardening one week ago. A physical finding thatdifferentiates the diagnosis and is most consistent with lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow) is:a. Ecchymosis, edema, and erythema over the lateral epicondyleb. Pain at the elbow with resisted movements at the wrist and forearmc. Inability to supinate and pronate the armd. Inability to flex or extend the elbow against resistanceVERTEBRAL COMPRESSION FRACTURES-bony block or vertebral body in the spine collapses, which can lead to severe pain, deformity and loss of height.UNINTENDED WT LOSS>10% OVER 6 MONTHS, LOW BACK PAIN-suspicious for tumor or malignancyTENDONITIS-tx is splinting and steroid injectionsThe nurse suspects that a patient has carpal tunnel syndrome and wants to perform the Phalentest. To perform this test, the nurse should instruct the patient to:a. Dorsiflex the foot.

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