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NCLEX Review Questions

This activity contains 15 questions.

Question 1.
Which of the following are significant renal changes at the ninth decade of life? (Select all that apply.)

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Question 2.
The older person with chronic renal failure (CRF) can experience generalized edema, altered cognition, anorexia, and weight loss. To help improve the person's quality of life (QOL), which of the following healthcare providers should be contacted promptly?

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Question 3.
Which of the following responses would be accurate if given to the nurse during an initial interview from a patient with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)?

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Question 4.
Which of the following herbal preparations might a patient with a diagnosis of BPH disclose during the initial interview?

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Question 5.
The most commonly used screening tests for prostate cancer are: (Select all that apply.)

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Question 6.
Which of the following alpha-blocking agents are currently prescribed for persons with BPH?
(Select all that apply.)

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Question 7.
In assessing the patient with stress incontinence, the nurse should anticipate which of these signs or symptoms?

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Question 8.

An 80-year-old nursing home resident is diagnosed with stress incontinence. In managing the care of this client, the registered nurse delegates care of the client's hygiene to a certified nursing attendant (CNA). The CNA should assign the highest priority to which of the following during hygiene care?
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Question 9.
Which of the following muscle exercises is frequently taught by nurses when caring for clients with urge or stress urinary incontinence?

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Question 10.
Which of the following complementary, non-prescribed products have been shown to relieve hot flashes in post-menopausal women? (Select all that apply.)

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Question 11.
Current recommendations from the American Heart Association for post-menopausal women includes the use of hormonal replacement therapy (HRT) for:
(Select all that apply)

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Question 12.
A 65-year-old female is admitted to the GYN unit with complaints of low pelvic pain and low back pain. To arrive at a tentative nursing diagnosis related to endometrial cancer, the nurse should focus her questions on which of the following?

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Question 13.
Which of the following statements is accurate pertaining to women over age 65 and cervical cancer and Papanicolaou test (Pap Smear)?

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Question 14.
A 76-year-old patient is receiving tamoxifen (Nolvadex) for breast cancer. To which of the following would the nurse give priority during tamoxifen therapy?

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Question 15.
Which of the following factors can cause significant arterial damage to penile blood flow, resulting in erectile dysfunction? (Select all that apply.)

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