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Question 1
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The nurse is caring for a client with type 2 diabetes who has been hospitalized with severe hyperglycemia. Which of the following topics will be most important to include in discharge teaching?

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A

Effect of endogenous insulin on transportation of glucose into cells

B

Function of the liver in formation of glycogen and gluconeogenesis

C

Impact of the client's family history on likelihood of developing diabetes

D

Symptoms indicating that the client should contact the health care provider

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Question 2
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Which of the following diseases has the highest proportion of chronic illness deaths in Canada?

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A

Cancer

B

Diabetes

C

Cardiovascular disease

D

Chronic respiratory disease

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Question 3
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Which of the following is an example of multimorbidity?

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A

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and a urinary tract infection

B

Lung cancer and pneumonia

C

Chronic kidney disease and appendicitis

D

Diabetes and exacerbation of rheumatoid arthritis

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Question 4
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Which of the following factors has a major impact on the development of chronic illness?

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A

Poverty

B

Social stability

C

Urban dwelling

D

High school diploma

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Question 5
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Which of the following statements is true related to nonmodifiable risk factors for chronic illness?

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A

Cannot be changed

B

Requires intervention in order to change

C

Can be altered to benefit health outcomes

D

Can be changed with client perseverance

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Question 6
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What is the average life expectancy in Canada?

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A
60 years
B
70 years
C
80 years
D
90 years
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Question 7
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Which of the following types of cancers has a genetic predisposition to its occurrence?

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A
Lung
B
Breast
C
Cervix
D
Testicles
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Question 8
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Which of the following models view disability as directly caused by disease or trauma?

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A
Social
B
Nursing
C
Medical
D
Collaborative
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Question 9
Multiple Choice

Which of the following client statements reflect an outcome expectancy statement?

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A
"I am not able to exercise."
B
"Exercise helps people lose weight."
C
"Exercise is too hard on my arthritis."
D
"Dietary restrictions work better than exercise to lose weight."
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Question 10
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What is the most influential source of self-efficacy?

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A
Mastery
B
Affective states
C
Verbal persuasion
D
Vicarious experience
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Question 11
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Which of the following is a characteristic of health-related hardiness known as "challenge"?

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A
Confidence to appraise a health stressor
B
Ability to modify responses to health stressors
C
Viewing a health stressor as an opportunity for growth
D
Optimal psychosocial adaptation to a health stressor
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Question 12
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Which of the following characteristics is true related to chronic illness?

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A
Abrupt onset
B
Usually single cause
C
Short latency period
D
Noninfectious origin
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Question 13
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Clients with chronic illness want the health care system to provide them with which of the following?

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A
Less information
B
Less travel time
C
Ways to adjust to disease consequences
D
Limited information on ways to cope with their symptoms
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Question 14
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Which of the following models calls for a political response to disability?

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A
Social
B
Medical
C
Activist
D
Collaborative
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Question 15
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According to the World Health Organization's ICF Bio-Psycho-Social Model, which of the following factors is an environmental contextual factor?

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A
Social background
B
Behaviour pattern
C
Social attitudes
D
Coping style
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Question 16
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Which of these clients assigned to the nurse is most likely to need planning for long-term nursing management?

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A
22-year-old with appendicitis who has had an emergency appendectomy
B
56-year-old with bilateral knee osteoarthritis who weighs 159 kg
C
34-year-old with cholecystitis who has had a laparoscopic cholecystectomy
D
62-year-old with acute sinusitis who will require antibiotic therapy for 5 days
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Question 17
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"Set in motion and continue the trajectory projection and scheme" is a goal of management in which of the following trajectory phases?

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A
Pretrajectory
B
Onset
C
Comeback
D
Downward
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Question 18
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Which of the following levels are part of the client response to health care recommendations based on a continuum of self-care? (Select all that apply.)

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A
Compliance
B
Adherence
C
Self-care
D
Denial
E
Acceptance
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