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This activity contains 15 questions.

Question 1.
Which nursing research study would be most useful to a school nurse practicing in an inner city school with a high rate of teen pregnancy?


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Question 2.
Which study is based on quantitative research?


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Question 3.
Which action is most appropriate when an 85-year-old client tells a nurse, "I signed the papers for the research study because the doctor was so insistent, but I really don't understand it"?


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Question 4.
Which study would be best if the nurse wanted to do qualitative research?


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Question 5.
What is the nurse's primary goal in planning a clinical research?


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Question 6.
When working with an LPN, what would be the primary responsibility of the registered nurse?


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Question 7.
A nurse is granted the title "registered" through which accrediting body?


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Question 8.
The nurse who is involved in research has formulated a research question that has "significance." Which example best demonstrates this type of question?


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Question 9.
A nurse is reading a research paper and is evaluating the research design. It is noted that the researcher manipulated the independent variable but did not have a control group. The nurse understands that this is what type of research design?


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Question 10.
A nurse is writing a research paper. After repeated measurements of the same variable showed similar results, what could the nurse safely include in the paper?


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Question 11.
The department of nursing has obtained a grant to study the health habits of an international community of students. The community consists of representatives from several Asian countries. What type of qualitative research would the nurse conduct to explore eating patterns?


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Question 12.
In 1985, the ANA endorsed which level of nursing education for entrance into professional practice?


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Question 13.
A 12 year old was admitted to the pediatric unit with cellulitis. The client needs an immediate intravenous started before his antibiotic could be given. The nurse is working with a LPN. An appropriate request to the LPN would be:


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Question 14.
Which educational program prepares the nurse for advanced clinical practice, administration, education, and research?


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Question 15.
Nursing is in a constant state of change. How can the nurse keep abreast of the changes in health care?


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