Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 13 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

4 Multiple choice questions

  1. Leads to distention of esophageal veins, resulting in esophageal varices, distention of rectal veins, resulting in hemorrhoids and distention of the splenic vein, resulting in splenomegaly.
  2. A potassium sparing diuretic; is used to decrease ascites and pleural effusion.
  3. The nurse's assessment findings for the client with GI bleeding may include hematemesis and a black, sticky, tarlike stool called.....
  4. Malnutrition, hypoglycemia, clotting disorders, jaundice, portal hypertension, ascites, hepatic encephalopathy, hepatorenal syndrome.

4 True/False questions

  1. steatorrheaA common nursing-assessment finding of Crohn's disease is....


  2. Use enteric precautionsA client has been diagnosed with infectious hepatitis. As the nurse caring for this client, you understand that to decrease your chance of acquiring this disease, you need to...


  3. AscitesAbnormal accumulation of fluid in the peritoneal cavity. Caused by congestion of blood in the portal system.


  4. LactuloseIs used to remove ammonia from the blood into the bowel. Acts as a laxative and causes the body to excrete the stool containing ammonia.