7.A nurse is preparing to teach the staff about asthma. Which information should the nurse include? Airway obstruction contributing to increased airflow resistance and hypoventilation in asthma is caused by: a. Mucus secretion, bronchoconstriction, and airway edema 1
NURS 6501N- 13 Advanced Pathophysiology Week 6 Quiz 8. A 42-year-old male was involved in a motor vehicle accident during which he suffered a severe head injury. He died shortly after the accident from loss of respiration. The nurse suspects the area of the brain most likely involved is the: a. Brainstem 9.An 11-year-old female presents with a low-grade fever and cough. She is diagnosed withatypical pneumonia. What type of pneumonia does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing? a. Mycoplasma pneumonia 10. A 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: b. Thick mucus from hypertrophied glands 11. A 65-year-old female with emphysema presents to the ER for difficulty breathing. Physical exam reveals bluish skin and mucous membranes. How should the nurse chart this condition? a. Cyanosis 12. A 15-year-old female is diagnosed with restrictive lung disease caused by fibrosis. The has had a pulmonary function test. Which of the following findings is expected? a. Decreased function residual capacity
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