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Question 131 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male is diagnosed with orthostatic hypotension. Which of the following symptoms would he most likely experience?Question 141 out of 1 pointsA 50-year-old male visits the cardiologist for an EKG. Results indicate that he has no PR interval and a variable QRS rate with rhythm irregularity. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis to be recorded on the chart?Question 151 out of 1 pointsA 60-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting chest pain. He is diagnosed with atherosclerosis. This disease is caused by:
Question 161 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old female presents to the emergency department reporting difficulty swallowing and shortness of breath. A CT scan would most likely reveal an aneurysm in the:Question 171 out of 1 pointsWhile planning care for a patient with superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS), which principle should the nurse remember? SVCS is a progressive_____ of the superior vena cava (SVC) that leads to venous distention of the upper extremities and head.Question 181 out of 1 pointsAn 80-year-old female is in the hospital for a bone fracture. While there she develops a large, nonlethal pulmonary embolus. Which of the following is a direct result of the obstruction to pulmonary blood flow?Question 190 out of 1 pointsWhich characteristic changes should the nurse keep in mind while caring for a patient with left heart failure? As left heart failure progresses: