Aortic stenosis Correct Answer: a. Aortic regurgitation Question 16
1 out of 1 points A newborn baby is severely cyanotic. An echocardiogram reveals transposition of the great arteries. A nurse assesses for which of the following, as it usually occurs with this defect? Selected Answer: b. The aorta leaving the right ventricle Correct Answer: b. The aorta leaving the right ventricle Question 17 0 out of 1 points An infant undergoes an echocardiogram for a suspected heart defect. Tests reveal an opening in the middle of the atrial septum. What term would the nurse use to describe this defect? Selected Answer: c. Sinus venosus ASD Correct Answer: b. Ostium secundum ASD Question 18 1 out of 1 points A 72-year-old female has a history of right heart failure caused by a right ventricular myocardial infarction. Which of the following symptoms are specifically related to her right heart failure? Selected Answer: a. Significant edema to both lower legs and feet Correct Answer: a.
Significant edema to both lower legs and feet Question 19 1 out of 1 points A nurse is teaching a patient about anaphylactic shock. Which information should the nurse include? The onset of anaphylactic shock is usually: Selected Answer: b. Immediate and life threatening Correct Answer: b. Immediate and life threatening Question 20 0 out of 1 points A nurse is teaching staff about endocarditis. Which information should the nurse include? Inflammatory cells have difficulty limiting the colonization of microorganisms in infective endocarditis because the: Selected Answer: d. Colonies overwhelm the phagocytes. Correct Answer: c. Microorganisms are sequestered in a fibrin clot. Question 21 1 out of 1 points A 72-year-old female has a history of hypertension and atherosclerosis. An echocardiogram reveals backflow of blood into the left ventricle. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis documented on the chart?
Selected Answer: c. Aortic regurgitation Correct Answer: c. Aortic regurgitation Question 22 1 out of 1 points A 75-year-old obese female presents to her primary care provider reporting edema in the lower extremities. Physical exam reveals that she has varicose veins. Upon performing the history, which of the following is a possible cause for the varicose veins? Selected Answer: b. Long periods of standing Correct Answer: b. Long periods of standing Question 23 1 out of 1 points A 49-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting chest pain. EKG reveals ST elevation. He is diagnosed with myocardial ischemia. Which of the following interventions would be most beneficial?
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- Correct Answer, Aortic regurgitation