Correct Answer:d. Thoracic aortaA 54-year-old male is diagnosed with left bundle branch block. Which of the following structureswould not receive an electrical impulse?Correct Answer:d. The left ventricleA 30-year-old Caucasian female was recently diagnosed with primary hypertension. She reports that she eats fairly well, usually having red meat and potatoes daily. She also reports that her father has hypertension as well. A nurse determines which of the following risk factors is most likely associated with this diagnosis?Correct Answer:d. GenesA 35-year-old male presents with pulmonary hypertension. Testing reveals he is in right heart failure. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will see listed on the chart?Correct Answer:b. Tricuspid regurgitationA 52-year-old male is diagnosed with primary hypertension. He has no other health problems. Present treatment would cause the nurse to anticipate administering which drug to the patient?Correct Answer:c. A diuretic
When a nurse checks the patient for orthostatic hypotension, what did the nurse have the patient do?Correct Answer:c. Stand upA patient wants to know what causes atherosclerosis. How should the nurse respond? In general, atherosclerosis is caused by:Correct Answer:b. Endothelial injury and inflammationA 52-year-old male presents with pooling of blood in the veins of the lower extremities and edema. The diagnosis is chronic venous insufficiency, and an expected assessment finding of thisdisorder is:Correct Answer:b. Skin hyperpigmentationA 56-year-old male is diagnosed with coronary artery disease. Which of the following modifiablerisk factors would the nurse suggest the patient change?
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- Fall '17
- keisha lovence