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Pharmacology for Nurses Study Set 1

Nursing

Quiz 33 :

Drugs for Fungal, Protozoan, and Helminth Infections

Quiz 33 :

Drugs for Fungal, Protozoan, and Helminth Infections

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The client receives oral nystatin (Mycostatin) suspension for an oral candidiasis infection. She tells the nurse she cannot continue to "swish and swallow" because her nausea is too great. What is the best response by the nurse?
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B

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The client receives amphotericin B (Fungizone) for histoplasmosis. What does the best assessment of the nurse include? Select all that apply.
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A, E

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The client is being treated for pinworms with mebendazole (Vermox). The nurse has completed medication education and evaluates that learning has occurred when the client makes which statement?
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D

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The client has a fungal infection of the toenails and receives oral terbinafine (Lamisil). The client asks the nurse how a pill will heal his nail infection. What is the best response by the nurse?
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The client receives metronidizole (Flagyl) for treatment of a vaginal yeast infection. What does the best medication education by the nurse include?
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The nurse does medication education for the client with histoplasmosis who receives ketoconazole (Nizoral). The nurse evaluates learning has occurred when the client makes which statement?
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The female client has a fungal infection and will receive griseofulvin (Fulvicin). What assessment data is critical for the nurse to collect prior to administering this medication?
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The client has scalp ringworm and is being treated with econazole (Ecostatin). What are the best discharge instructions by the nurse?
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The nurse plans to provide health promotion to a group of business travelers who are going to travel to Africa. What will the best teaching plan of the nurse include?
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The nurse works in infection control at a large hospital. Which client does the nurse recognize as being at greatest risk of acquiring a fungal infection?
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The nursing instructor teaches the student nurses about fungal infections. The nursing instructor evaluates learning has occurred when the student nurses make which statement(s)? Select all that apply.
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The client is noncompliant with taking medications to prevent malaria prior to an overseas business trip. What will the best assessment of the nurse reveal?
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The client receives terbinafine (Lamisil) as treatment for a fungal infection of the toenails. What is an important assessment question for the nurse to ask?
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The client has had malaria for many years. He asks the nurse why medications might not cure his illness when there are several drugs available. What is the best response by the nurse?
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The client receives nystatin (Nilstat) for a fungal infection in the mouth. The nurse plans to do medication education prior to discharge. What will the best plan of the nurse include?
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