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Which laboratory data should the nurse monitor?1.Blood urea nitrogen levels (BUN).2.Bilirubin levels.3.International Normalized Ratio (INR).4.Partial thromboplastin time (PTT).Peripheral Venous Disease61.The nurse is teaching a class on venous insufficiency. The nurse would identify whichcondition as the most serious complication of chronic venous insufficiency?1.Arterial thrombosis.2.Deep vein thrombosis.3.Venous ulcerations.4.Varicose veins.62.Which assessment data would support that the client has a venous stasis ulcer?1.Superficial pink open area on the medial part of the ankle.2.A deep pale open area over the top side of the foot.3.A reddened blistered area on the heel of the foot.4.A necrotic gangrenous area on the dorsal side of the foot.CHAPTER4PERIPHERALVASCULARDISORDERS101VascularCopyright © 2007 by F. A. Davis.
63.The client is employed in a job that requires extensive standing. Which interventionshould the nurse include when discussing how to prevent varicose veins?1.Wear low-heeled, comfortable shoes.2.Wear white, clean, cotton socks.3.Move the legs back and forth often.4.Wear graduated compression hose.64.The client with varicose veins asks the nurse, “What caused me to have these?” Whichstatement by the nurse would be most appropriate?1.“You have incompetent valves in your legs.”2.“Your legs have decreased oxygen to the muscle.”3.“There is an obstruction in the saphenous vein.”4.“Your blood is thick and can’t circulate properly.”65.The nurse is caring for the client with chronic venous insufficiency. Which statementindicates that the client understands the discharge teaching?1.“I shouldn’t cross my legs for more than 15 minutes.”2.“I need to elevate the foot of my bed while sleeping.”3.“I should take a baby aspirin every day with food.”4.“I should increase my fluid intake to 3000 mL a day.”66.The unlicensed nursing assistant is caring for the client diagnosed with chronic venousinsufficiency. Which action would warrant immediate intervention from the nurse?1.Applying compression stockings before going to bed.2.Taking the client’s blood pressure manually.3.Assisting the client by opening the milk on the tray.4.Calculating the client’s shift intake and output.67.The 80-year-old client is being discharged home after having surgery to debride achronic venous ulcer on the right ankle. Which referral would be most appropriate forthe client?1.Occupational therapist.2.Social worker.3.Physical therapist.4.Cardiac rehabilitation.68.Which assessment data would the nurse expect to find in the client diagnosed withchronic venous insufficiency?1.Decreased pedal pulses.2.Cool skin temperature.3.Intermittent claudication.4.Brown discolored skin.69.Which client would be most at risk for developing varicose veins?

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