Chapter 10

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Chapter 10
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  1. The ideal state of physical wellness and mental well-being
    Health
  2. A positive comcept emphasizing social and personal resources as well as physical capacities
    Health
  3. The power of the soul to cope with varying conditions of the body
    Health
  4. Pathology affecting an organ or body system
    Illness
  5. Trauma or injury
    Illness
  6. Psychiatric disorder
    Illness
  7. Illness is usually described in terms of how it makes a person ___.
    feel
  8. True or False:
    Experiences of illness are unique to each individual.
    True!
  9. An ___ is a disruption of health.
    illness
  10. What two things affect a person's health and illness?
    • 1. Client attitude
    • 2. Lifestyle choices
  11. The client with multiple sclerosis can no longer walk or urinate on her own. She spends her day sewing quilts, reading, and communicating via e-mail with a support organization. This client is:
    A) healthy
    B) in poor health
    C) well
    D) ill
    C) well
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The client has received a prescription for a metered-dose inhaler from the care provider. Before the client leaves the clinic, the nurse instructs the client on how to use the inhaler. The nurse is tending to the client’s need in which stage of illness behavior?
    a) Dependence on others
    b) Sick role behavior
    c) Seeking professional care
    d) Recovery
    • a) Dependence on others
    • Rationale:
    • The client has accepted the diagnosis and the treatment is being given

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