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1. A patient who started smoking in adolescence and continues to smoke 40
years later comes to the clinic. The nurse understands that this patient
has an increased risk for being diagnosed with which disorder:
A: Alcoholism and hypertensi
A manager who is reviewing the nurses' notes in a
patient's medical record finds the following entry, "Patient is
difficult to care for, refuses suggestion for improving
appetite." Which of the following directions does the manager
give to the staff nu
An argument for passing "universal health care" legislation is that it would help fulfill the Healthy
People 2020 goal of
a. Increasing quality of life in America.
b. Prolonging healthy life in America.
c. Eliminating health disparities in America.
1. In addition to the nares, where else should the nurse assess for skin irritation when
nasal cannulae are in use?
Behind and on top of the ears
2. What are the two early signs of hypoxia?
3. What is the highest flow rate approp
Key Terms Health and Wellness
Goals for Healthy People 2020 included: -increase quality and years of healthy life-to
eliminate health disparities
Focus areas of Healthy People 2020 -promote healthy behaviors - attain high-quality
longer lives-create envir
BLJ 84yo Caucasian, Female
Admitted to Cox MOH TCU with Chronic venous stasis
ulcers w/ cellulitis
Past Medical Hx: Atrial fibrillation, arthritis, BIL LE pain,