Alterations In GI Function

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Alterations In GI Function - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following items could possibly put a child at risk for constipation if too little or too much of the substance? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Lead

    • B. 

      Iron

    • C. 

      Milk

    • D. 

      Calcium

  • 2. 
    In the child with diarrhea, which of the following diet items could worsen the situation? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Sunny Delight

    • B. 

      Applesauce

    • C. 

      Hamburger

    • D. 

      Mashed Potatoes

    • E. 

      Oatmeal made with milk

    • F. 

      A bowl of whole grain cereal with milk

  • 3. 
    Who is most at risk for their ileo-cecal valve area to push into the cecum and colon?
    • A. 

      3 Year Old Asian Boy

    • B. 

      5 Year Old Caucasion Girl

    • C. 

      12 Year Old Hispanic Boy

    • D. 

      14 Year Old African American Girl

  • 4. 
    A nurse gets a phone call from a concerned parent of a 6 week old infant. The parent states the client's emesis is absent of bile and is blood tinged. What do you initially suspect?
    • A. 

      Chronic GER

    • B. 

      Intussception

    • C. 

      Pyloric Stenosis

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Small palpable masses may be found in client's experiencing Pyloric Stenosis. Which of the following describes the usual findings of these masses? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Located in the RUQ

    • B. 

      Located in the LUQ

    • C. 

      Soft

    • D. 

      Hard

    • E. 

      Bean Shaped

    • F. 

      Olive Shaped

    • G. 

      No defined shape

    • H. 

      Non-Moveable

    • I. 

      Moveable

  • 6. 
    In the client with GER, which of the following medications is used to increase LES pressure & accelerate gastric emptying time?
    • A. 

      Zantac (Ranitidine)

    • B. 

      Pepcid (Famotidine)

    • C. 

      Regland (Metoclopramide)

    • D. 

      Flexeril (Cyclobenzaprine)

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