A) trichomoniasis is an incurable disease.
B) trichomoniasis discharge is typically thin and clear.
C) asymptomatic women are diagnosed with trichomoniasis by a routine pap smear.
D) it is unusual to have an odor with trichomoniasis
Question 33 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?
A) The mother and grandmother’s understanding about the drugs
B) How clean the house is
C) The health status of the other children
D) Where the medications will be stored
Question 34 A nurse is having difficulty administering a bitter drug to a 5-year-old child. The nurse should
A) have the parent gently force the child’s mouth open.
B) give the drug in a pill form.
C) involve the child in a play therapy session, and then tell the child that the medicine is candy.
D) offer the child a flavored ice chip or ice pop prior to administering the drug.
Question 35 A 22-year-old woman has given birth to an infant who exhibits the signs and symptoms of maternal cocaine use during pregnancy.These signs and symptoms are a result of what pathophysiological effect of opioid use during pregnancy?
A) Changes in blood chemistry as a result of nephrotoxicity and hepatotoxicity
B) Impaired maternal nutrition as a result of drug use
C) Vasoconstriction leading to reduced placental blood flow
D) Hypoxia as a result of a prolonged second stage of labor
Question 36 A preterm neonate received caffeine for the treatment of apnea. The nurse should monitor the neonate for which of the following?
A) Bloody stools
Question 37 A 30-year-old man with a BMI of 59 has recently been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus. In light of the man’s lack of success with weight loss programs in the past, his care provider has prescribed sibutramine (Meridia). What instructions should the nurse consequently provide to this patient?
A) “Take this drug once each day on an empty stomach.”
B) “It’s best to take a dose of sibutramine after each meal.”
C) “This drug will help you to lose weight without having to exercise or change your normal diet.”
D) “Take a dose when you feel like you are tempted to binge on food.”
Question 38 A nurse practitioner orders a single dose of 2 g Metronidazole orally. How many milligrams will the patient receive in one dose?
A) 1000 mg
B) 2000 mg
C) 3000 mg
D) 4000 mg