RNSG 1533 Flashcards


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EXAM 1 So far the questions are based on readings from: Varcarolis - Ch 10: “Stress Responses and Stress Management” (154-167)
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1

Cancer patients are often treated with cytokine molecules known as ______. Unfortunately, but understandably, these chemotherapy drugs tend to cause or increase depression
a. thiamine
b. duoxiline
c. interleukins
d. leukotrines

c.

2

Stress may result in malfunctions in the immune system that are implicated in autoimmune disorders, immunodeficiency, and hypersensitivities.
a. t
b. f

a.

3

the HPA axis, is composed of the hypothalamus, the pituitary, and the adrenal gland
a. t
b. f

a. t

4

a person says"no that can't be true" after they find out they are diagnosed with cancer is an adaptive use of denial.

a. t

b. f

a.

5

suppression, repression, regression, displacement, reaction formation can be adaptive or maladaptive

a. t

b. f

a.

6

altruism and sublimation are defense mechs that are always healthy
a. t
b. f

a.

7

a urse who lost her family member in a fire volunteers as a volunteer firefighter is an example of altruism
a. t

b. f

a.

8

working out vigorously to replace hostile feeling is an example of altruism

a. t

b. f

b.

9

RAPGTE - "react accordingly per guided theory example"
means -
recognize cues
analyze cues
prioritize hypothesis
generate solutions
take action
evaluate outcome

a. t

b. f

c. some but not all

a.

10

rapid, hours to day, fluctuating, reversible (days to weeks), altered, significant inattention, immediate recall impaired, hyperactive, hypoactive, often reversed sleep cycle
a. dementia
b. delirium
c. alzheimers
d. concussion

b.

11

Insidious (months to years), progressive, irreversibl
a. dementia
b. delirium
c. alzheimers
d. concussion

a.

12

Consciousness and attention is often normal with this patient
a. dementia
b. delirium
c. alzheimers
d. concussion

a.

13

sleep cycle, psychomotor changes, and immediate recall is normal
a. dementia
b. delirium
c. alzheimers
d. dementia

a.

14

Main contributing factor is impairment of ____________ in which the brain gets less oxygen and has problems using it

a.cerebral oxidate metabolism
b.hypothalamus oxidate metabolism
c. CNS oxidate metabolism
d. respiratory oxidate metabolism

a.

15

Sudden, rapid onset over short period of time. Acute and reversible

a. dementia
b. delirium
c. PTSD
d. Panic Attack

b.

16

errors in the perception of sensory stimuli
a. concussion
b. illusions
c. Hallucinations
d. beta amyloid damage

b.

17

Hallucinations: False sensory stimuli-Visual are commona. concussion
b. illusions
c. Hallucinations
d. beta amyloid damage

c.

18

The mnemonic "ARE you so stressed that you have reacted with "GAS" What is the A in ARE?

a. adaptability
b. awareness
c. alarm
d. anxiety

d.