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Question 39 1 out of 1 pointsA nurse practitioner understands when prescribing a medication that there are certain questions to address. Check all that apply. Question 40 0 out of 1 pointsAdvanced practice nurse prescribing of scheduled medications is affected most by:Question 41 1 out of 1 points
A Nurse Practitioner is administering drugs to a 70-year-old patient who has a reduced plasma albumin level. When assessing the patient for therapeutic outcomes of drug therapy, the Nurse Practitioner will also be careful to observe forQuestion 42 1 out of 1 pointsA male patient is to begin treatment for pneumonia with an albuterol (Ventolin) inhaler. The nurse will advise the patient that he will most likely experience which of the following common adverse effects of the drug? Question 43 0 out of 1 pointsThe APRN would use what class of medication to manage COPD?Question 44 1 out of 1 pointsIt is determined that a patient, who is in a hepatic coma, needs a laxative. Lactulose is prescribed. Which of the following should the nurse monitor to assess the efficacy of the lactulose therapy? Question 45 1 out of 1 points
Which of the following patients is most likely to benefit from the administration of an adrenergic agonist? Question 46 1 out of 1 pointsA 20-year-old woman calls the clinic at 5 PM and reports to the Nurse Practitioner that she forgot to take her morning dose of fexofenadine (Allegra). She usually takes her evening dose at 8 PM. She wants to know what she should do. The Nurse Practitioner will instruct her toQuestion 47 1 out of 1 pointsA 62-year-old woman has been prescribed a fentanyl transdermal patch for chronic cancer pain. The patient asks the nurse how long it will take for her to experience pain relief. The nurse will instruct the patient that she should feel pain relief in approximately