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Question 21 1 out of 1 pointsA 53-year-old male with a 20-year history of smoking is diagnosed with emphysema. When astaff member asks why the patient’s airways are obstructed, how should the nurse respond? The airways are obstructed because of:Question 22 1 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male with a 30-year history of smoking was diagnosed with lung cancer. He was previously exposed to air pollution, asbestos, and radiation at his job. Which of the following should the nurse realize had the greatest impact on the development of his cancer?Question 23 1 out of 1 pointsA geneticist is discussing cystic fibrosis (CF). Which information should be included? CF is an _____ disease.
Question 24 1 out of 1 pointsIndividuals with a recent diagnosis of emphysema should be assessed for which most common presenting factor?Question 25 1 out of 1 pointsA 13-year-old female is diagnosed with asthma. Which of the following should the nurse teach the patient to recognize as part of an asthmatic attack?Question 26 1 out of 1 pointsA 20-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting difficulty breathing when lying down. What term should the nurse use to document this condition?Question 27 1 out of 1 points
A 57-year-old male presents with cough, sputum production, dyspnea, and decreased lung volume. He is diagnosed with pneumoconiosis. When taking the patient’s history, which finding is the most probable cause of his illness?Question 28 1 out of 1 pointsA 22-year-old female presents with chronic bronchitis. Tests reveal closure of the airway during expiration. While planning care, a nurse recalls this condition is most likely caused by:Question 29 1 out of 1 pointsA 6-month-old female presents with rhinorrhea, cough, poor feeding, lethargy, and fever. She is diagnosed with bronchiolitis. Which of the following will the nurse most likely observe on the culture report?Question 30 1 out of 1 pointsAn 11-year-old female presents with a low-grade fever and cough. She is diagnosed with atypical pneumonia. What type of pneumonia does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing?
Question 31 0 out of 0 pointsWhen completing this quiz, did you comply with Walden University’s Code of Conduct including the expectations for academic integrity?