Psychosocial Integrity QuestionDifficulty
New holiday decorations have been delivered to the nursing home and everyone is helping put up the decorations. The nurse notices one of the elderly clients who is normally very active in group projects is sitting in a chair and looking away from everyone. What should the nurse say to this client?...
A client informs the nurse that they are hearing voices, what is the first thing the nurse should do?...
Which of the following are potential nursing diagnoses for a client with Bipolar Disorder? Select all that apply....
Which of the following are likely traits of a client with Schizophrenia? Select all that apply....
The nurse receives a client who is 90 years old for potential fracture of the radius. The client came from home, is wearing a brief that is soiled with urine and feces, and there are multiple oval-finger sized bruises on the clients body. The nurse should do which of the following?...
The nurse is planning her day, which of the following clients should the nurse see first?...
Which best describes how elevated stress levels in a patient can worsen symptoms of acute coronary syndrome?...
Which best describes the effects of depression and anxiety on treatment of heart disease?...
A patient with heart disease recently had an internal cardiac defibrillator implanted to provide a shock if his heart should stop beating. The patient admits...
A 63-year-old patient is admitted for care with chest pain, diaphoresis, and falling blood pressure. The patients family is very upset and anxious and the...
Excessive activation of cortisol in the body as a result of ____ can lead to more rapid progression of atherosclerosis and poor health....
A 51-year-old patient is getting ready to undergo a cardiac catheterization and is very anxious about the procedure. Which intervention can the nurse provide...
Which best describes how high stress levels can impact diabetes management?...
A nurse is caring for a patient who was recently diagnosed with diabetes and is receiving treatment for hypoglycemia. The nurse gives the patient a nursing...
A 69-year-old patient has been diagnosed with cardiomyopathy. The nurse gives the patient a nursing diagnosis of powerlessness because the patient has said...
A patient is seen in the emergency department complaining of chest pain. The ED physician sees him briefly and then says, let’s get a cardiology consult in...
A 70-year-old patient with coronary artery disease is being seen at a cardiology clinic for care. The nurse performs the intake assessment and asks the patient...
A patient has been diagnosed with atherosclerosis and suffers intermittent episodes of angina. He has started in a cardiac rehabilitation program and the...
A patient with Cushing syndrome has become more withdrawn from friends and relatives because of changes in her appearance. Upon admission to the healthcare...
A 31-year-old woman comes to the healthcare center for help with emotional disturbance. The physician diagnoses the patient with hypothyroidism. Which of the...