Matching: Match the term to the description
I = interphase P = prophase M = metaphase A = anaphase T = telophase
_A_1. The sister chromatids are moving apart.
_P_ 6. Animal cells begin to pinch in.
_P_2. The nuclear membrane fades from v
Correctly complete each statement by choosing the appropriate anatomical term from the
In the anatomical position, the knees are on the
The World of Tattoos
By Alexandria and Constance Phillips
I. History of tattoos (3 min)
1. Introduction (30 sec)
2. First Known tattoos ( 90 sec)
Tattoos around the world(90sec)
II. Cultural Significance (Then vs. Now)(3 min)
1. Then (cultural
It's Like Pulling Teeth:
A Case Study in Physiology
Villanova University,Villanova, PA
Part 1-The Hospital
At last the day had come, Mr. Thompson was having his wisdom teeth removed. He was tired
1. Five functions of integumentary system
a. Protects the body's internal living tissues and organs
b. Protects the body against abrupt changes in temperature
c. Protects against invasion by infectious organisms
d. Helps dispo
1.Mr. Jones, an 80-year-old male with newly diagnosed primary hypertension, has just been
started on a beta-blocker. In addition to teaching Mr. Jones about his medication, ie, side
effects, purpose, and schedule, the nurse should also focus her teachi
1.After teaching a group of nursing students about penicillins, the instructor determines that
the teaching was successful when the students identify which of the following as a group?
Select all that apply.
1.The nurse informs a patient who asks where the body forms blood cells responds that
blood cells are formed in the:
A) Spleen B) Kidneys C) Bone marrow D) Liver
2.A patient complains of a heavy menstrual flow. Because red blood cell production
1.The patient with renal insufficiency is aware that renal function depends upon the
functional status of nephrons and asks the nurse when she will need to start dialysis based
upon loss of nephron function. The nurse responds:
"When about 50%
1.The nurse is aware that a patient with liver failure often requires vitamin therapy. Which
vitamin does the liver require for the synthesis of prothrombin?
A) Vitamin B12 B) Vitamin A C) Vitamin D D) Vitamin K
2.What assessment finding will
1.After teaching a group of nursing students about fluoroquinolones, the instructor
determines that the teaching was successful when they identify which of the following as
an example? Select all that apply.
1.The nurse of a patient diagnosed with acute glomerulonephritis. is aware that the patient
may exhibit which of the following clinical manifestations?
Decrease in serum creatinine levels
2.The patient is a 48-
1.The nurse is obtaining a health history on a 20-year old female who is currently taking
miconazole (Monistat). The nurse knows that this medication is used to treat which of the
following medical conditions?
1.The nurse assesses the patient with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Which of the following
symptoms accompanies hypothyroidism?
Numbness and tingling in the fingers C) Palpitations
D) Flushed skin
2.A patient is diagnosed with Graves' diseas
1.A patient is diagnosed as having elevated cholesterol level. The nurse is aware that plaque
on the inner lumen of arteries is composed chiefly of:
Lipids and fibrous tissue
D) High-density cholesterol
1.Blood is ejected into the circulation as the chambers of the heart become smaller. The
nurse recognizes that the importance of this action of the heart is as:
A) Systole B) Diastole C) Hypertension D) Ejection fraction
2.The electrical condu
1.A woman who presents with dimpling of the right breast states that it occurred in the last
two weeks. She has not performed a breast self-examination. What assessment should the
Evaluate the patient's milk production C) Order an immedi
1.Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) belongs to a group of viruses known as
retroviruses. Which of the following patients is at the greatest risk of contracting HIV?
Injecting drug user
C) Blood transfusion recipient in 1995
1.A patient reports experiencing pain in the left lower leg and foot when walking. The
nurse notes that the leg is slightly edematous and is hairless. This pain is relieved with
rest. The nurse suspects that the patient may be experiencing:
1.A 37-year-old woman is being treated aggressively with a chemotherapeutic regimen to
fight breast cancer. As a result of this regimen, she has an inability to fight infection due
to the fact her bone marrow is unable to produce a sufficient amount of:
1.When teaching the patient about preventing recurrent urinary tract infections, the nurse
should include the following statements:
Avoid voiding immediately after sexual intercourse.
Drink liberal amounts of fluids.
Void every 6
1.A 44-year-old man has asthma. His father and brother also suffer from asthma, as does
his 15-year-old son. Asthma is an allergic response based on a genetic predisposition. The
specific allergen initiated by immunological mechanisms is usually med
1.A nurse has scheduled a hypertension clinic. This service would be an example of which
type of health care?
C) Primary prevention
D) Disease prevention
2.The nursing instructor preparing to take her s
1.A patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease has been receiving oxygen therapy
for an extended time. The nurse suspects that the patient is experiencing oxygen toxicity
as evidenced by:
Bradycardia and frontal headache
C) Anger and restles
1.The nurse notes that leads I, II, and III differ from one another on the cardiac rhythm strip
The view of the electrical current changes in relation to the lead placement.
Conduction of the heart differs with lead placement.
1.Which of the following should be included in patient teaching to prevent constipation?
Establish a bowel routine based upon the fact that the best time for defecation is after
Exercise may prolong a bowel movement.
1.The nurse is providing oral hygiene care to a comatose patient. Which of the following
regimens would be most effective in decreasing the patient's risk of tooth decay and
Irrigating the mouth using a syringe filled with
1.The nurse is caring for a patient with a collection of fluid in the tunica vaginalis of the
testes. What term defines this condition?
A) Cryptorchidism B) Orchitis C) Hydrocele D) Prostatism
2.The nurse is caring for an uncircumcised 78-year-old male wh
1.After teaching a group of nursing students about sulfonamides, the instructor determines
that the teaching was successful when the students identify which of the following as an
example of a sulfonamide antibiotic? Select all that apply.
1.How should the nurse determine the correct length of a nasogastric tube for placement
into the stomach?
Place the distal tip to the nose, then the ear tip and the end of the xyphoid process.
Instruct the patient to lie prone and measure tip