Endocrine / Metabolic QuestionDifficulty
An infant is born with Phenylketouria, the nurse knows she should prepare what kind of formula to feed the infant?...
The nurse is answering a clients call light when she notices the client isn’t acting right. The nurse checks the clients blood glucose and gets the results of 40. What is the first thing the nurse should do?...
During discharge of a client with diabetes, the nurse recognizes a need for further education when the client makes which of the following statements?...
A nurse is counseling a patient who has hypertension and type 2 diabetes. During the initial assessment, the nurse notes that the patient has a blood pressure...
A diabetic patient is hospitalized after developing problems with swallowing. The patient is unable to eat oral foods and the physician has ordered for...
Which of the following sleep disorders has been most commonly associated with type 1 diabetes?...
A nurse is caring for a diabetic patient who uses an insulin pump to manage his type 1 diabetes. The patient is in the hospital for diagnostic testing of...
Which best describes the appearance of Charcot foot in a diabetic patient?...
A 40-year-old patient has thyroid dysfunction and is working with a nurse to determine what lifestyle changes will help her condition. The nurse mentions that...
A diabetic patient is talking with a nurse about his diet and what foods he should avoid. The patient asks the nurse if he can drink alcohol. Which response...
A 28-year-old patient has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. The nurse is talking with her about her diet, such as what foods to include and what foods to...
A patient is suffering from excess cortisol excretion as a result of an adenoma on her pituitary gland. Which of the following skin changes would the nurse...
A nurse is teaching a community class about diabetes prevention and maintenance. The nurse is reviewing the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes....
The body’s process of forming glucose out of non-carbohydrate substances is known as:...
A 36-year-old female arrives at the healthcare clinic for diagnostic testing for diabetes. After reviewing her test results, the physician diagnoses the...
A nurse is caring for a patient who has a growth hormone deficiency. The nurse knows that growth hormone is produced by which gland?...
During the physical assessment of a comprehensive exam, the nurse tells a diabetic patient that he will need to undergo several tests to determine if his...
An 18-year-old patient is seen at the healthcare center with swelling of the hands and face. The patient is diagnosed with acromegaly. The nurse knows that...
Which best describes how pregnancy affects thyroid function?...
A nurse has implemented a screening program for members of a neighborhood to screen for diabetes. Which best describes how the nurse would evaluate the success...