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NCLEX Review



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Question 1.
A female client is being admitted for valvular heart disease. From the assessment, the nurse learns the client has a predisposition to this disease. Which of the following pieces of information would cause the nurse to come to this conclusion?


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Question 2.
A client with subacute infective endocarditis is admitted to the ICU. Which of the following should be included in the plan of care for this client?


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Question 3.
A client is unable to tolerate the medication Prinivil (Lisinopril). Which of the following classifications of medications can be used in the place of this medication?


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Question 4.
An elderly client in the ICU is being treated for subacute infective endocarditis. The physician is concerned that she will develop heart failure. Which of the following conditions/disease processes will predispose this client to developing heart failure?


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Question 5.
A client has been diagnosed with Stage A heart failure. Which of the following would be appropriate for this client?


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Question 6.
A client with heart failure is telling the nurse that she is allergic to an ACI inhibitor because it "makes her cough." Which of the following would be an appropriate response for the nurse to make to this client?


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Question 7.
A client has been diagnosed with hypertension. Which of the following should be included in the focused assessment of this client?


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Question 8.
An obese client is newly diagnosed with hypertension. Which of the following will most likely be implemented first to help this client?


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Question 9.
A newly diagnosed client with hypertension is going home in a few days. What instructions should this client receive prior to being discharged?


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Question 10.
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A client who had his mitral valve replaced is being discharged to home on Coumadin. What are the diagnostic tests this client will need to assess the effectiveness of the Coumadin?  

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