Preoperative Concepts and Nursing Management Quiz

0%
0 votes, 0 avg
83

Preoperative Concepts and Nursing Management Quiz

1 / 25

1. The chief life-threatening hazard for surgical patients with uncontrolled diabetes is:

2 / 25

2. The primary goal in withholding food before surgery is to prevent:

3 / 25

3. Purposes of preanesthetic medication include all of the following except:

4 / 25

4. An informed consent is required for:

5 / 25

5. It is recommended that those who smoke cigarettes should stop smoking how long before surgery?

6 / 25

6. Assessment of a gerontologic patient reveals bilateral dimmed vision. This information alerts the nurse to plan for:

7 / 25

7. A significant mortality rate exists for those alcoholics who experience “delirium tremens” postoperatively. When caring for the alcoholic, the nurse should assess for symptoms of alcoholic withdrawal:

8 / 25

8. Protein replacement for nutritional balance can be accomplished with a diet that:

9 / 25

9. Food and water are usually withheld beginning at midnight of the surgical day. However, if necessary, water may be given up to:

10 / 25

10. Hazards of surgery for the geriatric patient are directly related to the:

11 / 25

11. The purpose of preoperative skin preparation is to:

12 / 25

12. The potential effects of medication therapy must be evaluated before surgery. A drug classification that may cause electrolyte imbalance is:

13 / 25

13. An example of a surgical procedure classified as urgent is:

14 / 25

14. The least desirable method of hair removal is use of:

15 / 25

15. The goal for the diabetic patient undergoing surgery is to maintain a blood glucose level of:

16 / 25

16. Because liver disease is associated with a high surgical mortality rate, the nurse knows to alert the physician for:

17 / 25

17. Expected patient outcomes for relief of anxiety related to a surgical procedure include all of the following except:

18 / 25

18. Obesity is positively correlated with surgical complications of:

19 / 25

19. Choose a statement that indicates that a patient is knowledgeable about his or her impending surgery. The patient:

20 / 25

20. Surgery would be contraindicated for a renal patient with:

21 / 25

21. The nursing goal of encouraging postoperative body movement is to:

22 / 25

22. A nursing history of prior drug therapy is based on the particular concern that:

23 / 25

23. Hidden fears may be indicated when a patient:

24 / 25

24. A mammoplasty would be classified as surgery that is:

25 / 25

25. Choose the appropriate response to the statement, “I’m so nervous about my surgery.”

PLEASE ENTER YOUR DETAILS FOR DELIVERY OF THE RESULT

Your score is

The average score is 60%

0%

Rate quiz