Journal of Gerontological Nursing

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Abstract

The following questions are taken from the text of the feature articles in this issue.

1. Contraindications for using OTC Ibuprofen are a. asthma b. kidney disease c. heart disease d. diabetes A. a, c B. a, c, d C. a, b, c D. all of the above 2. The framework that Dr.

Martha Rogers speaks of regarding the Unitary Human Being is a/an ________ process.

A. thermonuclear B. electrodynamic C. rhythmic D. autonomic 3. It has been estimated that up to ________ of demented patients have dementia secondary to emi- nently treatable disorders.

A. 50% B. 20% C. 45% D. 15% 4. Authors Palmateer and McCartney's primary sug- gestion, as a result of their research findings. Is to improve nursing assessment of cognition In the elderly through the use of A. visual aids for cognition deter- mination.

B. a formal mental status exam.

C. a detailed questionnaire for the family to fill out.

D. word-association tests for the patients.

5. Approximately ________ of all cancers occur In per- sons 65 years of age and older.

A. 35% B. 50% C. 75% D. 65% The following questions should be answered either TRUE or FALSE.

6. Risk factors specific to the development of endo- metrial cancer are age, late menopause, history of estrogen replacement therapy during or after menopause, obesity, diabe- tes, and Infertility.

A True B. False 7. Ovarian cancer usually occurs In women between the ages of 65 and 75.

A. True B. False

8. In complete proceden· tia, the mucosal folds an radial, while in mucosal prolapse, the mucosal folds are concentric.

A True B. False 9. Following surglca repair for rectal prolapse, the patient should bi observed for signs of com plications such as hemor rhage, bowel obstruction, pelvic abscess, fecal impac tion, and recurrent pro lapse.

A. True B. False 10. As of May, 1984, approx lmatery 11% of the membe of the Gastroenterologies Society of America wer nurses.

A. True B. False…

The following questions are taken from the text of the feature articles in this issue.

1. Contraindications for using OTC Ibuprofen are a. asthma b. kidney disease c. heart disease d. diabetes A. a, c B. a, c, d C. a, b, c D. all of the above 2. The framework that Dr.

Martha Rogers speaks of regarding the Unitary Human Being is a/an ________ process.

A. thermonuclear B. electrodynamic C. rhythmic D. autonomic 3. It has been estimated that up to ________ of demented patients have dementia secondary to emi- nently treatable disorders.

A. 50% B. 20% C. 45% D. 15% 4. Authors Palmateer and McCartney's primary sug- gestion, as a result of their research findings. Is to improve nursing assessment of cognition In the elderly through the use of A. visual aids for cognition deter- mination.

B. a formal mental status exam.

C. a detailed questionnaire for the family to fill out.

D. word-association tests for the patients.

5. Approximately ________ of all cancers occur In per- sons 65 years of age and older.

A. 35% B. 50% C. 75% D. 65% The following questions should be answered either TRUE or FALSE.

6. Risk factors specific to the development of endo- metrial cancer are age, late menopause, history of estrogen replacement therapy during or after menopause, obesity, diabe- tes, and Infertility.

A True B. False 7. Ovarian cancer usually occurs In women between the ages of 65 and 75.

A. True B. False

8. In complete proceden· tia, the mucosal folds an radial, while in mucosal prolapse, the mucosal folds are concentric.

A True B. False 9. Following surglca repair for rectal prolapse, the patient should bi observed for signs of com plications such as hemor rhage, bowel obstruction, pelvic abscess, fecal impac tion, and recurrent pro lapse.

A. True B. False 10. As of May, 1984, approx lmatery 11% of the membe of the Gastroenterologies Society of America wer nurses.

A. True B. False

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