Nurs 210 - Exam 2 - Jarvis: Chapter 11: Nutritional Assessment

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1.  Which of the following is the easiest and most popular method for obtaining information about dietary intake?
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2.  Someone who is cachectic:
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3.  At approximately what age does height begin slowly declining?
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4.  Which of the following is a common draw back to the food frequency questionnaire?
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5.  The most accurate way to determine frame size is:
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6.  Which is not true regarding the comprehensive nutritional assessment?
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7.  True or False:At birth, blacks have lower serum cholesterol levels than whites. During childhood blacks have higher serum cholesterol levels than whites. These differences reverse during adulthood, when black adults have lower serum cholesterol levels than white adults.
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8.  True or False:Total cholesterol (screens for hyperlipidemia) and serum triglycerides (TGs) (measured to evaluate fat metabolism) both assess the risk for coronary artery disease.
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9.  True or False:Individuals with DM are twice as likely to have nutritional deficits.
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10.  The mid-upper arm muscle circumference (MAMC) estimates
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11.  On an average Friday night, Mayor Adam West is eating alone at a restaurant. He is under the delusion that he is French. While speaking in a French accent, he refuses to eat corn on the cob served to him at a restaurant. He claims that such food is for horses. According to his thought processes, he won't eat the presented food, because:
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12.  A body weight (as a percentage of ideal body weight) of 89% is considered to be:
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13.  True or False:The 3-day food records is not affected by culture because food is a universal phenomenon and food is eaten by every culture.
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14.  Which test can provide an indicator of when to begin nutritional support in cirtically ill patients?
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15.  Based solely on their racial background, is Lois (left) or Loretta (right) more likely to have osteoporosis?
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16.  A BMI of 27 is considered to be which of the following?
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17.  Peter Griffin has come into your clinic with a predicament. Due to a... uhhh.. unfortunate incident, he now wants to lose weight. You decide make use of the DRI guide. Which of the following is not a service provided by the DRIs.
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18.  Brian told Quagmire that taking B vitamin supplements would improve his sex drive. Hoping to get laid that evening, Quagmire did not read the bottle directions and ingested a lot of supplements causing him to go to the hospital (to his good fortune, he managed to nail a nurse while in the ER). Would you consider this an isolated case?
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19.  A hemoglobin level of 12 g/dl is:
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20.  Which is the most common site used for obtaining skinfold thickness measurements.
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21.  Which of the following is untrue of the total lymphocyte count lab test?
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22.  Pasqual and Santos, Portugal immigrants, who work as fishermen with Peter Griffin. These men are new to the U.S., do not speak English, and due to their heavy occupational workload have depleted nutritional reserves. They are at most risk for:
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23.  Once upon a time, the Griffin family was faced with a dilemma. Chris Griffin, age 13, had become self-conscious about his weight and began a diet and exercise regime; however it fails to yield results. Meanwhile, Stewie Griffin, age 1, took advantage of Chris' hard time with his diet. He attempted to spite him via eating an overabundance of the fatty food Chris couldn't eat anymore. He eventually took it too far and now he suffers from childhood obesity. Should Stewie Griffin be placed on a low-fat diet to cease his progressive weight gain?
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24.  Anthropometry is:
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25.  Bonnie Swanson is pregnant (and has been for like 6 years). Prior to her pregnancy, she was of normal weight and body frame. According to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), how much weight should she gain during pregnancy?
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26.  True or False:Clinical signs are early manifestations of malnutrition. Deficiencies are comprehensivley readily detectable.
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27.  Rickets:
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28.  Marasmus is:
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29.  You are Princess Jasmine's nurse. You need to determine the adequacy or inadequacy of your patient's diet. Which of the following is not one of the three guides that is discussed in Jarvis?
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30.  Which of the following is a appropach for nutrition screening of the elderly?
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31.  A current weight (of usual body weight) of 86% is considered to be
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32.  Black women typically have lower _____ than white women.
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33.  The purpose of a nutritional assessment does not include which of the following:
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34.  Which of the following is not a factor involved in conducting a nutrition screening?
35.  Which of the following is a common error that occurs with the 24-hour diet recall.
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36.  Which of the following assesses body fat distribution as an indicator of health risk?
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37.  Which of the following is correct when performing a skin test:
38.  How would one determine the arm muscle circumference and arm muscle area?
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39.  Which is true of creatinine-height index (CHI)?
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40.  Which of the following is not true about overnutrition:
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41.  Who is more likely to be lactose intolerant: Pocahontas, who is Native American, or Cinderella, who is of European discent.
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42.  True or False:Wasit circumference alone can be used to predict greater health risks.
43.  Which of the following is a practical marker of optimal weight for height and an indicator of obesity or protein-calorie malnutrition?
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44.  Which of the following is untrue about prealbumin?
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45.  Percent usual body weight is calculated as:
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46.  Which of the following is untrue about nitrogen balance lab tests?
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47.  Amenorrhea, which is assocated with nutritional deficiency, is
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48.  Which of the following is not a common location for anthropometry:
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49.  The doctor orders a hematocrit lab test for Ariel. The test outcome indicates a result of 40%. Which is untrue:
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50.  C-reactive protein (CRP) :
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51.  Peter depicts which of the following:
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52.  Which is true of serum albumin lab tests?
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53.  Of the newer techniques that measure body composition, (fat and lean body mass), which also measures bone mineral density
54.  Kosher, which involves the prohibition of eating pig meats and crustaceans (eg lobster, crab, shrimp, oysters, etc) refers to:
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55.  You are Stewie Griffin's nurse. He has become very fussy and refuses to allow you to measure his height. Instead you measure the distance from the tip of the middle finger on one hand to that on the other hand. The arm span should be _____ his height.
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56.  These women carry most of their weight in the hips and thighs (and tooshy), this portrayal describes:
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57.  Which of the following is the correct formula for calculating mody weight as a percentage of ideal body weight?
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58.  Who is more prone to sickle-cell anemia?
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