an expected assessment finding of this disorder is: Selected Answer: b. Skin hyperpigmentation Correct Answer: b. Skin hyperpigmentation Question 7 1 out of 1 points
A 65-year-old male is diagnosed with chronic pulmonary disease and elevated pulmonary vascular resistance. Which of the following heart failures should the nurse assess for in this patient? Selected Answer: a. Right heart failure Correct Answer: a. Right heart failure Question 8 1 out of 1 points A 50-year-old female received trauma to the chest that caused severe impairment of the primary pacemaker cells of the heart. Which of the following areas received the greatest damage? Selected Answer: b. Sinoatrial (SA) node Correct Answer: b. Sinoatrial (SA) node Question 9 1 out of 1 points A 60-year-old male is diagnosed with cerebral aneurysm. Where does the nurse suspect the cerebral aneurysm is located? Selected Answer: c. Circle of Willis Correct Answer: c. Circle of Willis Question 10 1 out of 1 points An 82-year-old female was admitted to the hospital with confusion and severe hypotension. Her body’s compensatory mechanisms are increased heart rate, vasoconstriction, and movement of large volumes of interstitial fluid to the vascular compartment. What kind of shock does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? Selected Answer: b. Hypovole mic
Correct Answer: b. Hypovole mic Question 11 1 out of 1 points A 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? Selected Answer: b. Tricuspid regurgitation Correct Answer: b. Tricuspid regurgitation Question 12 1 out of 1 points Which organ should the nurse monitor closely since it is often the first to fail in patients with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS)? Selected Answer: c. Lung s Correct Answer: c. Lung s Question 13 1 out of 1 points Which of the following patients is at highest risk for developing pulmonary embolism (PE)? Selected Answer: d. 72-year-old male who is recovering from hip replacement surgery in the hospital Correct Answer: d. 72-year-old male who is recovering from hip replacement surgery in the hospital Question 14 1 out of 1 points A 59-year-old female is diagnosed with left ventricular failure. If a decrease in kidney perfusion occurs, the nurse knows this would ultimately cause: Selected Answer: c.
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- Fall '17
- keisha lovence