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Question 8 A nurse is explaining to a pregnant 21-year-old college student why she cannot continue to take ibuprofen (Advil) for her headaches. The nurse draws a picture depicting drug molecules cross... ing the drugs compete with the hormones of pregnancy for albumin binding sites. Question 9 66-year-old man has made an appointment with his primary care provider to discuss his recent …and has requested a prescription for …based on television commercials he has seen. What characteristic of this patient would most likely contraindicate the use of The patient has unstable angina and uses a nitroglycerin patch Question 10 A man has a demonstrated history of androgen deficiency and the consequences of this health problem include an inability to maintain an erection. Which of the following medications would best address this patient’s erectile dysfunction (ED)? Exogenous testosterone Question 11 A 39-year-old woman is receiving doxorubicin for the treatment of cancer. After each treatment, the patient has acute nausea and vomiting accompanied by a slightly increased heart rate. The nurse will advise her to perform relaxation techniques after the treatments. Question 12 A nurse has administered filgrastim to a diverse group of patients in recent months. Which of the following patients should the nurse observe for extremely elevated white blood cell counts following administration of the drug? A 19-year-old Male receiving radiation therapy Question 13 A patient is taking flavoxate hydrochloride (Urispas) to help control an overactive bladder. On a follow- up visit to the clinic, the nurse will question the patient about which of the following? Dental hygiene practices Question 17 A female patient is taking filgrastim (Neupogen) to decrease the incidence of infection. The nurse notices a small increase in the neutrophil count 2 days after starting therapy. The nurse’s evaluation of the increase is that the increase in the neutrophil count is only transient. Question 18 A 2-year-old child is diagnosed with a minor ailment and is to be administered medications at home for 2 weeks. The child lives with his mother, grandmother, and four other children between the ages of 14 months and 7 years. The home health nurse is asked to assess the home environment to determine if it is appropriate for the child to take his medication at home. Which of the following will have the greatest impact on the nurse’s assessment? Where the medication will be stored Question 19 A nurse who provides care on a pediatric unit of a hospital is aware that the potential for harm as a result of drug errors is higher among infants and children than adults. This fact is primarily due to Immature liver and kidney function in infants and children. Question 20 A nurse is caring for a 46-year-old female patient who is taking paclitaxel for ovarian cancer. Two or three days after the infusion of the drug, the nurse must closely monitor for which of the following? Neurotoxicity Question 21 A 15-year-old boy who has been taking dextroamphetamine for the treatment of ADHD has been experiencing a depressed mood and a sense of hopelessness. He confides in the school nurse that he has begun taking his stepfather’s antidepressant to improve his mood. After immediately phoning the boy’s stepfather, the nurse learns that the drug in question is phenelzine (Nardil), a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). The nurse should recognize that this combination of drugs creates a serious risk of what health problem? Hypertensive crisis Question 22 A 7-year-old child has been taking tetracycline for a bacterial infection. The nurse will be sure to inform the parents that this drug could cause orange-tinged urine. staining of permanent teeth. sleep deprivati on. deep muscle pain. Questio n 23 Mr. Laird is a 49-year-old electrician who experienced severe burns on his trunk, arms, and hands in a workplace accident 2 weeks ago. Part of his .. Apply a layer of silver sulfadiazine that is sufficiently thick to make the wound bed invisible. Cleanse the wound of debris prior to applying the silver sulfadiazine Question 24 A patient has been prescribed daptomycin for a complicated skin infection. Which of the following will the nurse advise the patient to report immediately? Muscle pain or tingling Question 25 An immunocompromised 7-year-old child was recently discharged home with a … for home antibiotic therapy. He has now been brought to the emergency department by his mother and father with signs and symptoms of line sepsis. Upon questioning, … Caregiver Ineffective Family Therapeutic Regimen Management Question 26 A patient’s current course of cancer treatment involves the administration of a conjugated monoclonal antibody. What characteristic of the ? The targeted therapy is combination of a monoclonal antibody, a kinase inhibitor, and an inorganic cytotoxin. The drug is able to adapt its pharmacokinetics to the etiology of the patient’s cancer. Question 27 [Show More]

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