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NCLEX Review Questions



This activity contains 14 questions.

Question 1.
Which of the following statements accurately describes Alzheimer's disease (AD)?

 
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Question 2.
The gerontology nurse practitioner should rule out (R/O) which symptom before the diagnosis of dementia is made?

 
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Question 3.
The definitive medical diagnosis of AD is confirmed by:

 
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Question 4.
Which of the following statements is accurate pertaining to frontotemporal dementia? Frontotemporal dementia: (Select all that apply.)

 
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Question 5.
Which drug received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2003 for clinical trial with persons who have moderate-to-severe dementia?

 
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Question 6.
Parkinsonian disease (PD) is referred to as an extrapyramidal syndrome because it manifests which of the following clinical symptoms?

 
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Question 7.
Which of the following drugs would be ordered for persons with Parkinsonian disease?

 
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Question 8.
Nurses who administer Sinemet as prescribed for the elderly should incorporate timing of the administration of Sinemet into the patient's care plan and:

 
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Question 9.
The pathology of a stroke typically is not caused by which of the following?

 
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Question 10.
Which prescription most likely would be ordered if not contraindicated for acute ischemic stroke?

 
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Question 11.
Nursing interventions for persons with history of seizure would include: (Select all that apply.)

 
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Question 12.
The most important responsibility of the nurse when a patient has a seizure is to:

 
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Question 13.
Which of the following indicates clonic seizure?

 
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Question 14.
Patient-family education in regards to seizures would include: (Select all that apply.)

 
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