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NSG6005 Week 7 Quiz / NSG 6005 Week 7 Quiz (New, 2020): South University (SATISFACTION GUARANTEED)

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NSG6005 Week 7 Quiz / NSG 6005 Week 7 Quiz (Latest): South University South University NSG 6005 Week 7 Quiz / South University NSG6005 Week 7 Quiz (Latest) Question 1. Question: Elderly patients who a... re started on levothyroxine for thyroid replacement should be monitored for: Excessive sedation Tachycardia and angina Weight gain Cold intolerance Question 2. Question : The ongoing monitoring of patients over the age sixty-five years taking alendronate (Fosamax) or any other bisphosphonate is: Annual dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scans Annual vitamin D level Annual renal function evaluation Electrolytes every three months Question 3. Question : Angela is a black woman who has heard that women of African descent do not need to worry about osteoporosis. What education would you provide Angela about her risk? She is correct; black women do not have much risk of developing osteoporosis due to their dark skin. Black women are at risk of developing osteoporosis due to their lower calcium intake as a group. If she doesn’t drink alcohol, her risk of developing osteoporosis is low. If she has not lost more than 10% of her weight lately, her risk is low. Question 4. Question : Prophylactic use of bisphosphonates is recommended for patients with early osteopenia related to long-term use of which of the following drugs? Selective estrogen-receptor modulators Aspirin Glucocorticoids Calcium supplements Question 5. Question : Ashley comes to the clinic with a request for oral contraceptives. She has successfully used oral contraceptives before and has recently started dating a new boyfriend so would like to restart contraception. She denies recent intercourse and has a negative urine pregnancy test in the clinic. An appropriate plan of care would be: Recommending she return to the clinic at the start of her next menses to get a Depo Provera shot Prescribing oral combined contraceptives and recommending that she start them at the beginning of her next period and use a back-up method for the first seven days Prescribing oral contraceptives and having her start them the same day, with a back-up method used for the first seven days Discussing the advantages of using the topical birth control patch and recommending she consider using the patch Question 6. Question : Treatment of a patient with hypothyroidism and cardiovascular disease consists of: Levothyroxine Liothyronine Liotrix Methimazole Question 7. Question : Which of the following is the mechanism of action of oral combined contraceptives that prevent pregnancy? Estrogen prevents the LH surge necessary for ovulation. Progestins thicken cervical mucous and slow tubal motility. Estrogen thins the endometrium, making implantation difficult. Progestin suppresses FSH release. Question 8. Question : Medroxyprogesterone (Depo Provera) injection has an US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) black box warning due to: Development of significant hypertension Increased risk of strokes when on Depo Decreased bone density while on Depo Risk of life-threatening rash such as Stevens-Johnson Question 9. Question : A contraindication to the use of combined contraceptives is: Adolescence (not approved for this age) A history of clotting disorder Recent pregnancy Overweight Question 10. Question : Shana is receiving her first medroxyprogesterone (Depo Provera) injection. Shana will need to be monitored for: Depression Hypertension Weight loss Cataracts Question 11. Question : Intranasal calcitonin is used in the treatment of osteoporosis. For which patient is Calcitonin therapy appropriate? Thin, Caucasian perimenopausal women Men over the age of sixty-five years with osteoporosis Women over the age of sixty-five years with osteopenia Women over the age of sixty-five years with severe osteoporosis Question 12. Question : A twenty-two-year-old woman receives a prescription for oral contraceptives. Education for this patient includes: Counseling regarding decreasing or not smoking while taking oral contraceptives Advising a monthly pregnancy test for the first three months she is taking the contraceptive Advising that she may miss two pills in a row and not be concerned about pregnancy Informing her that her next follow-up visit is in one year for a refill and “annual exam” Question 13. Question : In addition to methimazole, a symptomatic patient with hyperthyroidism may need a prescription for: A calcium channel blocker A beta blocker Liothyronine An alpha blocker Question 14. Question : A woman who is pregnant and has hyperthyroidism is best managed by a specialty team that will most likely treat her with: Methimazole. Propylthiouracil. Radioactive iodine. Nothing; treatment is best delayed until after her pregnancy ends. Question 15. Question : The drug recommended as primary prevention of osteoporosis in men over seventy years is: Alendronate (Fosamax) Ibandronate (Boniva) Calcium carbonate Raloxifene (Evista) Question 16. Question : Selective estrogen receptor modifiers (SERMs) treat osteoporosis by selectively: Inhibiting magnesium resorption in the kidneys Increasing calcium absorption from the gastrointestinal (GI) tract Acting on the bone to inhibit osteoblast activity Selectively acting on the estrogen receptors in the bone Question 17. Question : Dosage changes of conjugated equine estrogen (Premarin) are made at ____ intervals. one to two week two to four week six to eight week twelve week Question 18. Question : Inadequate vitamin D intake can contribute to the development of osteoporosis by: Increasing calcitonin production Increasing calcium absorption from the intestine Altering calcium metabolism Stimulating bone formation Question 19. Question : Bisphosphonates treat or prevent osteoporosis by: Inhibiting osteoclastic activity Fostering bone resorption Enhancing calcium uptake in bones Strengthening the osteoclastic proton pump Question 20. Question : Men who are prescribed sildenafil (Viagra) need ongoing monitoring for: The development of chest pain or dizziness Weight gain Priapism Renal function [Show More]

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