*NURSING > EXAM > VN 1105-Chapter 56: Care of the Patient with Cancer-Nursing test bank (All)

VN 1105-Chapter 56: Care of the Patient with Cancer-Nursing test bank

Document Content and Description Below

Chapter 56: Care of the Patient with Cancer Cooper and Gosnell: Foundations and Adult Health Nursing, 7th Edition MULTIPLE CHOICE 1.A patient has developed stomatitis from chemotherapy. What shoul... d the appropriate intervention for this condition include? a. Instruction in the following of a liquid diet b. Using a commercial mouthwash after each meal c. Cleaning teeth with a cotton swab dipped in hydrogen peroxide d. Using a soft toothbrush ANS: D The use of a soft toothbrush to clean the teeth and rinsing with normal saline or soda will prevent added dis- comfort and bleeding. PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Comprehension REF: Page 2029 OBJ: 13 TOP: Stomatitis KEY: Nursing Process Step: Implementation MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 2.Which of the following men should be highest priority for referral for a prostate-specific antigen (PSA)? a. 43-year-old Hispanic man b. 45-year-old African American man c. 49-year-old Korean man d. 50-year-old Native American man ANS: B African American men are a high-risk population for prostate cancer. Orientals and Native Americans have a relatively low incidence of prostate cancer. PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Analysis REF: Page 2020 OBJ: 3 TOP: PSA testing KEY: Nursing Process Step: Assessment MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 3.A patient, age 56, has been advised that his prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level is elevated. The physician then performed a digital rectal examination (DRE). What should the next definitive diagnostic test be? a. CA-125 test b. Transrectal ultrasound c. Needle biopsy of the prostate d. MRI ANS: B Men over the age of 50 should be advised to have a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test and rectal examination once a year. Two other screening methods—DRE and transrectal ultrasonography (TRUS)—are used alone and in combination in the early detection of prostate cancer. PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Analysis REF: Page 2025 OBJ:11TOP:Prostate cancer KEY: Nursing Process Step: Planning MSC: NCLEX: Physiological Integrity 4. How would the nurse explain to the patient who is taking cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan), an alkylating agent, about how the medication works? CONTINUED........ [Show More]

Last updated: 1 year ago

Preview 1 out of 25 pages

Add to cart

Instant download

Reviews( 0 )


Add to cart

Instant download

Can't find what you want? Try our AI powered Search



Document information

Connected school, study & course

About the document

Uploaded On

Apr 28, 2022

Number of pages


Written in



Member since 2 years

77 Documents Sold

Additional information

This document has been written for:


Apr 28, 2022





Document Keyword Tags

More From Studyrepository

View all Studyrepository's documents »

Recommended For You

Get more on EXAM »

What is Browsegrades

In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.

We are here to help

We're available through e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, and live chat.
 Questions? Leave a message!

Follow us on

Copyright © Browsegrades · High quality services·