25. Inadequate vitamin D intake can contribute to the development of osteoporosis by: A. Increasing calcitonin productionB. Increasing calcium absorption from the intestine
C. Altering calcium metabolismD. Stimulating bone formationC. Altering calcium metabolism 26. Infants with congenital hypothyroidism are treated with: A. Levothyroxine27. Selective estrogen receptor modifiers (SERMs) treat osteoporosis by selectively:A. Inhibiting magnesium resorption in the kidneys B. Increasing calcium absorption from thegastrointestinal (GI) tractC. Acting on the bone to inhibit osteoblast activityD. Selectively acting on the estrogen receptors in the boneD. Selectively acting on the estrogen receptors in the bone 28. Bisphosphonates treat or prevent osteoporosis by: A. Inhibiting osteoclastic activity 29. Shana is receiving her first medroxyprogesterone (Depo Provera) injection. Shana will need to be monitored for: B. Hypertension 30. Dosage changes of conjugated equine estrogen (Premarin) are made at ____ intervals. A. one to two weekB. two to four weekC. six to eight weekD. twelve weekC. six to eight week 31. Angela is a black woman who has heard that women of African descent do not need to worry about osteoporosis. What education would you provide Angela about her risk?
B. Black women are at risk of developing osteoporosis due to their lower calcium intake as a group. 32. A twenty-two-year-old woman receives a prescription for oral contraceptives. Education for this patient includes:
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