Understanding Pathophysiology Study Set 3

Medicine

Quiz 28 :
Alterations of Pulmonary Function in Children

Quiz 28 :
Alterations of Pulmonary Function in Children

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What is the most likely cause of croup?
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A 5-year-old presents with high fever, inspiratory stridor, severe respiratory distress, drooling, and dysphagia. Acute epiglottitis is suspected. When assessing the child, the nurse would avoid:
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B

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A 10-year-old is diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea. When the parents ask, the nurse shares that the initial treatment will be:
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A

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A newborn is diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome. When obtaining the patient's history, which of the following is the most important predisposing factor for this condition?
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A newborn diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome is monitored for atelectasis because of:
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What does a cardiovascular alteration seen in a newborn diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome include?
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A newborn experiencing respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) will demonstrate signs:
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During a respiratory assessment of an infant diagnosed with respiratory distress syndrome, a depression in the supraclavicular and intercostal areas of the thorax was noted with inspiration. How is this observation documented?
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An infant was born 10 weeks premature and requires mechanical ventilation. Two months later the infant presents with hypoxemia and hypercapnia. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will observe documented on the chart?
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A 6-month-old presents with rhinorrhea, cough, poor feeding, lethargy, and fever and is diagnosed with bronchiolitis. Which of the following will the nurse most likely observe on the culture report?
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A 2-year-old presents with fever and cough and is diagnosed with pneumonia. While planning treatment for this patient, the nurse recognizes which of the following as the most likely cause?
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An 11-year-old presents with a low-grade fever and cough and is diagnosed with atypical pneumonia. What type of pneumonia does the nurse suspect the patient is experiencing?
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A 2-week-old female presents with fever, productive cough, respiratory distress, and empyema. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis the nurse will observe on the chart?
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A 9-year-old contracted influenza. Which of the following complications is of greatest concern to the nurse?
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Which pathology is characteristic of asthma?
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A 13-year-old female is diagnosed with asthma. Which of the following should the nurse teach the patient to recognize as a part of an asthmatic attack?
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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an _____ disease.
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After nearly drowning, a 2-year-old developed acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Which of the following should the nurse assess the patient for?
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To help confirm a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis in a 1-year-old child which substance will be monitored for in the child's sweat?
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A 7-month-old presents with cystic fibrosis (CF) accompanied by failure to thrive and frequent, loose, and oily stools. Sweat testing confirms the diagnosis. Which of the following is characteristic of CF?
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