NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers 

NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers

NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers

  1. A patient presenting for the first time with typical low back pain should receive which of the following diagnostic tests?
  2. A 7-year-old boy is brought into your office with a chief complaint of possible fracture in his left third finger. He jammed it while playing basketball 2 days ago. The mother states that she really does not think it is broken because he can move it. What is your best response? NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers 
  3. The Thomas test is used to detect:
  4. A goniometer is used to assess:
  5. During a football game, a player was struck on the lateral side of the left leg while his feet were firmly planted. He is complaining of left knee pain. To examine the left knee you should initially perform the _____ test.
  6. A 3-year-old is brought to the clinic complaining of a painful right elbow. He is holding the right arm slightly flexed and pronated and refuses to move it. The mother states that symptoms started right after his older brother had been swinging him around by his arms. This presentation supports a diagnosis of:
  7. A positive straight leg raise test usually indicates:
  8. What temporary disorder may be experienced by pregnant women during the third trimester because of fluid retention? NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers 
  9. A common finding in markedly obese and pregnant women is:
  10. Your examination of an infant reveals a positive Allis sign. To confirm this finding, you would perform a:
  11. The elasticity of pelvic ligaments and softening of cartilage in a pregnant woman are due to:
  12. The musculoskeletal examination should begin when:
  13. Which one of the following techniques is used to detect a torn meniscus?
  14. A tingling sensation radiating from the wrist to the hand on striking the median nerve is a positive _____ sign.
  15. The temporomandibular joint is palpated:
  16. An adult with bowed tibias and a shortened thorax may have:
  17. Risk factors for sports-related injuries include:
  18. A 7-year-old child who begins to limp and complains of persistent hip pain may have:
  19. Dupuytren contracture affects the:
  20. A 45-year-old laborer presents with low back pain, stating that the pain comes from the right buttock and shoots down and across the right anterior thigh, down the shin to the ankle. Which examination finding is considered more indicative of nerve root compression? NURS 6512 Week 8 Quiz Questions & Answers 


NURS 6512 Week 9 Quiz Answers (Walden)

  1. While interviewing a 70-year-old female clinic patient, she tells you that she takes ginkgo biloba and St. John s wort. You make a short note to check for results of the:
  2. You are performing a two-point discrimination test as part of a well physical examination. The area with the ability to discern two points in the shortest distance is the:
  3. Which type of hallucination is most commonly associated with alcohol withdrawal?
  4. On a scale of 0 to 4+, which deep tendon reflex score is appropriate for a finding of clonus in a patient?
  5. Which statement is true regarding mental status changes in older adults?
  6. Deep pressure tests are used mostly for patients who are experiencing:
  7. The autonomic nervous system coordinates which of the following?
  8. Motor maturation proceeds in an orderly progression from:
  9. Visible or palpable extension of the elbow is caused by reflex contraction of which muscle?
  10. The Denver II is a tool used to determine:
  11. When using a monofilament to assess sensory function, the examiner:
  12. When assessing a 17-year-old for nuchal rigidity, you gently raise his head off the examination table. He involuntarily flexes his hips and knees. To confirm your suspicions associated with this positive test, you would also perform a test for the _____ sign.
  13. Environmental hazards and cognitive function are data needed for the personal and social history section of a neurologic assessment for:
  14. Recent memory may be tested by:
  15. Which condition is considered progressive rather than reversible?
  16. Cranial nerve XII may be assessed in an infant by:
  17. At what age should the infant begin to transfer objects from hand to hand?
  18. A neurologic past medical history should include data about:
  19. A clinical syndrome of failing memory and impairment of other intellectual functions, usually related to obvious structural diseases of the brain describes:
  20. A woman brings her husband to the emergency department and states that he is having a stroke. You are the student NP on the hospitalist service and are sent down first to obtain the history and physical. You develop a differential diagnosis and know that the initial gold standard radiology test to further evaluate is:

NURS 6512 Week 10 Quiz Answers (Walden)

  1. A characteristic related to syphilis or diabetic neuropathy is testicular:
  2. While collecting personal and social history data from a woman complaining of breast discomfort, you should question her regarding:
  3. Which risk factor is associated with cervical cancer?
  4. If your patient has nipple discharge, you will most likely need a:
  5. A lower spinal cord lesion may be indicated by which finding?
  6. Ms. A., age 32, states that she has a recent history of itchy vaginal discharge. Ms. A. has never been pregnant. Her partner uses condoms and she uses spermicide for birth control. Which of the following data are most appropriate to Ms. A. s problem?
  7. Which of the following is a common benign variation in the breasts of a pregnant woman?
  8. The opening of the cervix is referred to as the:
  9. During pregnancy, which of the following changes normally occurs in the breasts due to effects of luteal and placental hormones?
  10. A fixed uterus may indicate:
  11. The male with Peyronie disease will usually complain of:
  12. Small, pale yellow, raised, and rounded areas are visualized on the surface of the cervix. You should:
  13. Which one of the following conditions is of minor consequence on the adult male genitalia?
  14. Expected genitalia changes that occur as men age include:
  15. The presence of cervical motion tenderness may indicate:
  16. Lymphatic flow of the breast primarily drains:
  17. Which type of hernia lies within the inguinal canal?

NURS 6512 Week 11 Quiz Answers (Walden)

  1. One of the most important aspects to consider in the orthopedic screening examination is:
  2. Which portion of the physical examination is best done with the patient standing?
  3. Which patient position facilitates inspection of the chest and shoulders?
  4. The least reliable indicator of newborn distress is:
  5. Proprioception should be assessed while the patient is:
  6. Part of the screening orthopedic component of the examination includes evaluating the person while:
  7. To promote your examination time with a cooperative child, your approach to the examination should be to:
  8. Palpation of epitrochlear nodes is part of the:
  9. Throughout the history and physical examination, the clinician should:
  10. The checkout station for preparticipation physical evaluation (PPE) is critical because at this point:
  11. When conducting a geriatric assessment, basic activities of daily living (ADLs) include:
  12. At your first meeting with a patient, it is usually best to say:
  13. The goals of preparticipation sports evaluation include:
  14. The reliability of health-related findings and observations is the responsibility of the:
  15. To inspect the abdominal muscles, ask the:
  16. The sequence of the physical examination should be individualized to:
  17. The cranial nerves are usually assessed while the patient is in which position?
  18. When a patient has not been compliant with instructions, an examiner should:
  19. When conveying bad or distasteful news to the patient and family, it is best to:
  20. When interviewing a disabled patient, it is best to speak to:

NURS 6512 Week 11 Quiz 2 Answers (Walden)

  1. A therapeutic technique for dealing with grieving individuals is to:
  2. The examination of the newborn should begin with:
  3. Which one of the following patient characteristics is most likely to limit patient reliability during history taking?
  4. In crying infants, it is often difficult to:
  5. Which of the following is true regarding the relationship between the examiner and the patient?
  6. Which of the following are examined with the patient in a reclining 45-degree position?
  7. The greatest risk for potential health problems occurs in which age group?
  8. Examination of the patient in the lithotomy, or knee-chest, position includes:
  9. Which portion of the physical examination is best done with the patient standing?
  10. A parent is advised to restrict contact or collision sports participation for their child. An example of a sport in which this child could participate is:
  11. One of the most important aspects to consider in the orthopedic screening examination is:
  12. Functional assessment is most important during the examination of a(n):
  13. The checkout station for pre participation physical evaluation (PPE) is critical because at this point:
  14. A common method of estimating gestational age of a newborn is to assess:
  15. Palpation of epitrochlear nodes is part of the:
  16. Observation of the child playing in the playroom provides information about which two systems?
  17. As you greet the patient, which examination technique is first implemented?
  18. Part of the screening orthopedic component of the examination includes evaluating the person while:
  19. The best way to ease the apprehension of a 3-year-old child before a physical examination is to:
  20. The sequence of the physical examination should be individualized to: