What is the most commonly abused substance?
· Question 96
The hallmark of neurofibromatosis (von Recklinghausen’s disease) present in almost 100% of patients is:
· Question 97
Diagnostic evaluation of hypothyroidism reveals:
· Question 98
An obese hyperlipidemic patient, newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus, has fasting glucose values 180 to 250 mg/Dl. What is the most appropriate initial treatment to consider?
A. A low-calorie diet and exercise
B. Sliding-scale NPH insulin every 12 hours
C. A sulfonylurea and/or metformin (Glucophage® -XR)
D. Sliding-scale regular insulin every 6 hours
· Question 99
The correct treatment for ankle sprain during the first 48 hours after injury includes:
· Question 100
Prolonged PT suggests:
Abnormality in intrinsic coagulation pathway
Abnormality in extrinsic coagulation pathway
None of the above
A patient presenting for an annual physical exam has a BMI of 25 kg/m2 This patient would be classified as:
· Question 102
The most reliable indicator(s) of neurological deficit when assessing a patient with acute low back pain is(are):
· Question 103
Risk factors for Addison’s disease include which of the following?
· Question 104
Major depression occurs most often in which of the following conditions?
· Question 105
Which of the following medications increase the risk for metabolic syndrome?
· Question 106
A 27 year old female patient with epilepsy is well controlled with phenytoin (Dilantin). She requests information about contraception. The nurse practitioner should instruct her that while taking phenytoin:
· Question 107
Risk factors for prostate cancer include all of the following except:
· Question 108
Maria, age 17, was raped when she was 13 year old. She is now experiencing sleeping problems, flashbacks, and depression. What is your initial diagnosis?Post-traumatic stress disorder
NURS 6531 Final Exam / NURS6531 Final Exam (Latest): Walden University
Walden NURS 6531 Final Exam / Walden NURS6531 Final Exam (Latest)
· Question 1
When completing this quiz, did you comply with Walden University’s Code of Conduct including the expectations for academic integrity?
· Question 2
Central obesity, “moon” face, and dorsocervical fat pad are associated with:
None of the above
· Question 3
An elderly man is started on lisinopril and hydrochlorhiazide for hypertension. Three days later, he returns to the office complaining of left great toe pain. On exam, the nurse practitioner notes an edematous, erythematous tender left great toe. The likely precipitant of this patient’s pain is: