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RASMUSSEN COLLEGE HEALTH ASSESSMENT NUR 2092 EXAM QUIZ 3 • Question 1 1 out of 1 points Which of the following statements represents subjective data obtained from the patient regarding his skin? Selected Answer: Denies color change Answers: a) Skin appears dry. b) No obvious lesions c) Denies color change d) Lesion noted lateral aspect right arm • Question 2 1 out of 1 points Because the physical environment in which an interview takes place is an important consideration for the success of an interview, the interviewer should: Selected Answer: reduce noise by turning off televisions and radios. Answers: a) reduce noise by turning off televisions and radios. b) place the distance between the interviewer and the patient about 2 feet or closer. c) provide a dim light that makes a room cozier and will help the patient relax. d) arrange seating across a desk or table to allow the patient some personal space. • Question 3 1 out of 1 points To assess affect, the nurse would know the definition as: Selected Answer: Answers: a) temporary expression of feeling or state of mind b) being aware of one’s own existence, feelings, and thoughts c) more durable, a prolonged display of feelings d) awareness of an object in relation to the self • Question 4 1 out of 1 points The germ theory, which posits that microscopic organisms such as bacteria and viruses are responsible for specific disease conditions, is a basic belief of which theory of illness? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Holistic b) Biomedical c) Naturalistic d) Magicoreligious • Question 5 1 out of 1 points During an assessment, the nurse uses the CAGE test. The patient answers “yes” to two of the questions. What could this be indicating? Selected Answer: Answers: a) The patient is an alcoholic. b) The patient is annoyed at the questions. c) The patient should be examined thoroughly for possible alcohol withdrawal symptoms. d) The nurse should suspect alcohol abuse and continue with a more thorough substance abuse assessment. • Question 6 1 out of 1 points During an interview, a parent of a hospitalized child is sitting in an open position. As the interviewer begins to discuss his son’s treatment, however, he suddenly crosses his arms against his chest and crosses his legs. This would suggest that the parent is: Selected Answer: Answers: a) just changing positions. b) more comfortable in this position. c) tired and needs a break in the interview. d) uncomfortable talking about his son’s treatment. • Question 7 1 out of 1 points A patient tells the nurse that he is very nervous, that he is nauseated, and that he “feels hot.” This type of data would be: Selected Answer: Answers: a) objective b) reflective c) subjective d) Introspective • Question 8 1 out of 1 points In the health promotion model, the focus of the health professional includes: Selected Answer: Answers: a) changing the patient’s perceptions of disease b) identification of biomedical model interventions c) identifying negative health acts of the consumer d) helping the consumer choose a healthier lifestyle • Question 9 1 out of 1 points The public’s concept of health has changed since the 1950s. Which of the following statements most accurately describes this change? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Lifestyle, personal habits, exercise, and nutrition are essential to health. b) Assessment of health is critical to identifying disease-causing pathogens. c) Accurate diagnosis and treatment by a physician are essential for all health care. d) An individual is considered healthy when signs and symptoms of disease have been eliminated. • Question 10 1 out of 1 points Why is the concept of prevention essential in describing health? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Disease can be prevented by treating the external environment. b) The majority of deaths among Americans under age 65 years are not preventable. c) Prevention places emphasis on the link between health and personal behavior. d) The means to prevention is through treatment provided by primary health care practitioners. • Question 11 1 out of 1 points When does the health assessment begin? Selected Answer: Answers: a) When the nurse initially meets the client b) When the client tells the nurse their name c) When the nurse asks the client the first health-related question d) When the client consents to have a health assessment • Question 12 1 out of 1 points During a clinic visit, a patient states, “The doctor just told me he thought I ought to stop smoking. He doesn’t understand how hard I’ve tried. I just don’t know the best way to do it. What should I do?” The nurse’s most appropriate response in this case would be: Selected Answer: Answers: a) “I’d quit. The doctor really knows what he is talking about.” b) “Would you like some information about the different ways a person can quit smoking?” c) “Stopping your dependence on cigarettes can be very difficult. I understand how you feel.” d) “Why are you confused? Didn’t the doctor give you the information about the smoking cessation program we offer?” • Question 13 1 out of 1 points An example of objective information obtained during the physical assessment includes the: Selected Answer: Answers: a) patient’s history of allergies b) patient’s use of medications at home c) last menstrual period 1 month ago d) 2.5 cm scar present on the right lower forearm • Question 14 1 out of 1 points In recording the childhood illnesses of a patient who denies having had any, which of the following notes by the nurse would be most accurate? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Patient denies usual childhood illnesses. b) Patient states he was a “very healthy” child. c) Patient states sister had measles, but he didn’t. d) Patient denies measles, mumps, rubella, chickenpox, pertussis, or strep throat. • Question 15 1 out of 1 points Which statement is accurate regarding one’s ethnicity? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Ethnicity is dynamic and ever-changing. b) Ethnicity is the belief in a higher power. c) Ethnicity pertains to a social group within the social system that claims shared values and traditions. d) It is learned from birth through the processes of language acquisition and socialization. • Question 16 1 out of 1 points Which of the following should a nurse document in the history component of a health assessment? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Smoking Habits b) Vital Signs c) Facial symmetry d) Respiratory assessment • Question 17 1 out of 1 points The nurse is performing a functional assessment on an 82-year-old patient with a recent stroke. Which of the following questions would be most important to ask? Selected Answer: Answers: a) “Do you wear glasses?” b) “Are you able to dress yourself?” c) “Do you have any thyroid problems?” d) “How many times a day do you have a bowel movement?” • Question 18 1 out of 1 points Which statement is an appropriate component of one’s spirituality? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Belief in the worship of God or gods b) Attendance at a specific church c) A personal effort to find purpose and meaning in life d) Closely tied to one’s ethnic background • Question 19 1 out of 1 points What is the step of the nursing process that includes data collection by health history, physical examination, and interview? Selected Answer: Answers: a) planning b) diagnosis c) evaluation d) assessment • Question 20 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is an example of a symptom? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Chest pain b) Clammy skin c) Serum potassium level 4.2 mEq/L d) A temperature of 100 degrees F • Question 21 1 out of 1 points The first step in understanding the health care needs of another person is: Selected Answer: Answers: a) identifying the meaning of health to the other person. b) understanding one’s own heritage-based cultural values, beliefs, attitudes, and practices relevant to health and illness. c) understanding how the health care delivery system works. d) being knowledgeable about the person’s social background. • Question 22 1 out of 1 points Which of the following individuals would the nurse consider at highest risk for a suicide attempt? Selected Answer: Answers: a) A man who jokes about death b) A woman who, during a past episode of major depression, attempted suicide c) An adolescent who has just broken up with her boyfriend and states that she would like to kill herself d) An elderly man who tells the nurse that he is going to “join his wife in heaven” tomorrow and plans to use a gun • Question 23 1 out of 1 points A description of who lives with a child, the method of discipline, and support system are all related to which part of the assessment? Selected Answer: Answers: a) Family history b) Review of systems c) Functional assessment d) Reason for seeking care • Question 24 1 out of 1 points The interview portion of data collection collects: Selected Answer: Answers: a) physical data. b) historical data. c) objective data. d) subjective data. • Question 25 1 out of 1 points A woman, Mrs. H., has just entered the emergency department after being battered by her husband. The nurse will need to get some information from her to begin treatment. What is the best choice for an opening with this patient? Selected Answer: Answers: a) “Nancy, my name is Mrs. C.” b) “Hello, Mrs. H., my name is Mrs. C. It sure is cold today!” c) “Mrs. H., my name is Mrs. C. You sure look like you’re in pain, can I get you anything?” d) “Mrs. H., my name is Mrs. C. I’ll need to ask you a few questions about what happened.”

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