5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Nursing Interventions for Multiple Myeloma
- polycythemia vera
- Hodgkin's Disease
- What should be checked when assessing a patient with diagnosis of possible aortic aneurysm
- a Reed-Sternberh Cells are particular to this disorder; malignant disorder usually arising in the lymph nodes, causes 1 or more groups of lymph nodes in the neck, armpits, groin, chest or abdomen, can also cause weight loss, fever, sweating at night and itching, massage is not usually recommended
- b a cardiovascular disease characterized by a sac-like widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall
- c blood pressure
- d Risk for injury r/t osteoporosis & lytic lesions; Pain r/t disease process; Deficient fluid volume r/t impaired renal function.
- e abnormal increase in the number of red blood cells in the blood, and hemoglobin and hyperviscosity. Repeated therapeutic phlebotomy decreases blood viscosity. This is the typical treatment of polycythemia vera.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Minimal: No limitations, ordinary physical activity doesn't cause undue fatigue, dyspnea, palpitations, or angina
- Deficiency of the number of circulating platelets or change in the function of platelets alters the process of coagulation. It is an abnormal hematological condition in which the number of platelets is reduced to fewer than 150,000/mm3, the risk for bleeding from mucous membranes and in cutaneous sites and internal organs increases. Count is less than 20,000/mm3 significant risk for serious bleeding increases, less than 5000mm3 CNS system or GI hemorrhage can occur. Prevent from trauma and falling.
- The most important thing to check for is iodine allergies
- Localized infections and filters foreign cells
- procedure to restore normal rhythm of the heart by applying a controlled electrical shock to the exterior of the chest
5 True/False Questions
What laboratory values are abnormal in an MI → Elevated levels of serum creatine phosphokinase (CPK-MB), and lactic dehydrogenase(LDH), Troponin I and T
Blood Cells & Platelet % → 5 to 6 Liters or 10 to 12 pints
myocardial infarction → accumulation of fluid within the pleural cavity
Blood Volume → 1-9 minutes Amount of time for a small stab wound to stop bleeding, prolonged in hemorragic disease or with coagulation factor defect
B-type natriuetic peptide → Is a neurohormone secreted by the heart in response to ventricular expansion. When elevated greater than 100pg/mL indicates some heart failure. The higher this is, the greater chances of heart failure. 700pb.mL indicates decompensated heart failure.