etiology of secondary skins infections is caused by which organism?Staphylococcus aureus15. How can the APN best influence development and passage of a specific health policy agenda?Determine the best fit between legislative agenda, supporting organizations, and health policy issue.16. Which is the gold standard research design for generating evidence?17. The APN is examining a client with new onset HTN. The NP recognizes that HTN may result in significant complications associated with which of the following three organs:Kidneys, Eyes, Brain18. Which organization allows the use of the “BC” credential?19. Which agency houses the US Protective and Safety Task Force (USPSTF)?20. Which 2 organizations administer nurse practitioner certification programs?American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)21. Transformational leadership is best defined as:A style that is relational, driven by a common goal, and satisfies the leader and the follower22. A metaparadigm must include which of the following 3 characteristics?Encompass all phenomena of interestBe perspective—neutralBe global in scope23. Which statement best reflects King’s theory?
24. Which agency will the APN reference when seeking the current evidence based guidelines directing standards of care?25. A 43-year old woman has a 12-hour history of sudden onset of right upper quadrant abdominal pain withradiation to the shoulder, fever, and chills. She has had similar, milder episodes in the past. Examination reveals marked tenderness to right upper quadrant abdominal palpation. Her most likely diagnosis is:Acute cholecystitis26. What theory is used to describe the cause of endometriosis?27. Chronic pain, physical disability, social support, age and gender are related to perceived daily stress, which is related to depression. This is an example of which type of theory?Explanatory28. The leadership core competency of advanced practice nursing includes which three characteristics?29. What initiative specifically focuses on the aging American, under the Affordable Care Act?30. Which of the following philosophies of work view would characterize human beings as holistic; parts are viewed only in the context of the whole?Reciprocal Interaction31. A difficult aspect of determining occupational exposure to disease is the:Long latency period between exposure and disease reporting32. A novice nurse practitioner is experiencing feeling of inferiority toward more experienced clinicians in the practice. She has identified that time constraints for visits and expectations to increase productivity
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