1. A nurse is describing white blood cells. Which term should the nurse use when discussing white blood
2. Which of the following information should the nurse include when discussing white blood cells?
B) Leukopenia is never normal
A nurse is describing the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis. Which of the following events initiates the
process of atherosclerosis?
A) Oxidation of LDL in the vessel wall
Oxidation of LDL in the vessel wall occurs after endothelia
Which statement indicates the patient needs more teaching regarding constipation? One
common cause of constipation includes:
A) inadequate fluid intake.
Inadequate fluid intake is a common cause of constipation. Laxatives are used t
A nurse will document Cheyne-Stokes respirations on the chart when the patients breathing is
A) audible wheezing or stridor.
These abnormal breath sounds occur with asthma. Apneic spells alternating with hy
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A patient with cystitis has dysuria. Which of the following assessment findings are consistent with
A) Frequent urination
Clinical manifestations of cystitis u
A patient breaks a bone in a place where there was a pre-existing disease. Which type of fracture is being
A transchondral fracture involves the fragmentation and separation of a portion of the articular
HCR 240 LESSON ONE STUDY GUIDE.
Identify the basic processes of cellular function and terminology.
Identify the basic structure and function of DNA, RNA, and chromosomes.
Describe DNA replication, transcription, translation, and mutation.
Compare and cont
By the end of this lesson, you should be able to:
1. Describe the mechanisms of the first line of host defense (physical, mechanical, and biochemical
2. Describe the basic characteristics of the acute inflammatory response.