308 Lesson 1 Test 1

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308 Lesson 1 Test 1
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2011-08-24 19:41:51
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Chronic illness
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Foundations of Adults Health and Illness
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  1. For adults today _____ ________ are the major health chanllenge.
    chronic conditions
  2. Chronic illness are more than __ months.
    3
  3. When dealing with chronic illness the major focus is prevention of _________, and maintain ability to _________.
    • complication
    • function
  4. Don't only look at the admitting ___ to try to _________ the pts problem, many times the true cause is an __________ or overlooked ________ / ___.
    • Dx
    • understand
    • underlying
    • problem/Dx
  5. When doing assessment tool on pt with chronic illness you want to make sure and ask the pt about what?
    past Dx
  6. List 5 of the most COMMON, COSTLY, and PREVENTABLE, chronic diseases in the U.S:
    • heart disease
    • stroke
    • cancer
    • DM
    • arthritis
  7. List the 6 LEADING HEALTH DISEASE in the nation?
    • stroke
    • COPD
    • DM
    • CAD
    • cancer
    • arthritis
  8. What are the 4 MODIFIABLE HEALTH RISK behaviors?
    • lack of physical activity
    • poor nutrition
    • tobacco use
    • excessive alcohol consumption
  9. What are the 10 leading HEALTH ISSUES in th nation?
    • physical activity
    • overwieght and obesity
    • tobacco use
    • substance abuse
    • responsible sexual behavior
    • mental health treatment
    • injury and violence
    • enviromental quality
    • immunization
    • access to health care
  10. Chronic diseases are the leading cause of _____ and _______ in the U.S.
    • death
    • disability
  11. What is the most common cause of disability or activity limitation in the U.S?
    Arthritis
  12. Diabetes continues to be the leadong cause of ______ ______, non-traumatic lower-extremity __________, and ________ among adults aged 20-74.
    • kidney failure
    • amputation
    • blindness
  13. _____ ______ is the leading cause of cancer death, and ______ ________ causes almost all cases.
    • lung cancer
    • cigarette smoking
  14. SBAR stand for? and is used for what?
    Situation, Background, Assessment, and Recommendation

    For telephone reporting and handsoff communication
  15. QSEN stands for?
    Quality and Safety Education for Nurses
  16. EBP stands for?
    Evidence Based Practice
  17. What are the 5 Steps of EBP process:
    • 1. Develope and ask the clinical question
    • 2. Search for and collect sources of evidence.
    • 3. Apraise and synthesize evidence.
    • 4. Apply valid, relevant evidence in practice. Generate evidence.
    • 5. Evaluate outcomes based on evidence.
  18. List 9 hosp-acquired injuries that Medicare will not reimburse hospitals for the treatment of "conditions that could reasonably have been prevented?
    • dislocation
    • burns
    • Mediastinitis after CABG
    • UTIs from improper use of catheters
    • pressure ulcers
    • vascular cath-associated infections
    • objects left in the body during surgery
    • air embolisms
    • blood incompatibility
  19. Nursing is the _______ and ________ of human responses to _____ and _____ health care px.
    • Diagnosis
    • treatment
    • actual
    • potential
  20. Concerned with physiologic, sociocultural, emotional and spiritual, demensions of an individual is what?
    Holistic
  21. List 8 nursing roles:
    • teacher
    • direct care
    • guidance
    • counseling
    • self care
    • critical think (clinical reasoning)
    • Evidence-based judgments
    • team approach and collaboration
  22. List 7 characteristics of adult learners:
    adjust less easily to distractions

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