Braden's Self-help Theory Module Evaluation

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 45

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Braden


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is/are true of Braden's theory?
    • A. 

      A middle-range nursing theory based on 3 preceding learning theories

    • B. 

      An approach to assessing chronic illness coping and management applicable to a wide variety of conditions

    • C. 

      Involves applying likert-type scales to assess 7 variables found to be predictive of quality of life in the context of chronic illness

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Braden's theory proposed which all of the following correlation except?
    • A. 

      Positive correlation between the disease severity and limitations and the factor of uncertainty

    • B. 

      Negative correlation between quality of life and community resources

    • C. 

      Negative correlation between the limitations and uncertainty and the factors of enabling skills, self-help, and quality of life

  • 3. 
    The variables assessed in Braden's model include all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Severity of Illness

    • B. 

      Self-doubt

    • C. 

      Life-quality

    • D. 

      Self-efficacy

  • 4. 
    Based on Braden's model, a patient's feelings of uncertainty and limitation in self-care can be attributed to:
    • A. 

      Lack of family support

    • B. 

      Perceived disease severity

    • C. 

      Uncertainty of the diagnosis

    • D. 

      The presence of comorbid diseases

  • 5. 
    Which theory did not contribute to Braden's theory of Learned Response to Chronic Illness?
    • A. 

      Seligman’s Helplessness Response Theory

    • B. 

      Baltes’ Instrumental Passivity Theory

    • C. 

      Rosenbaum’s Learned Resourcefulness Theory

    • D. 

      Orem's Self-care Theory

  • 6. 
    Which of the following contribute to the higher prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus II in patients with schizophrenia?
    • A. 

      The adverse effects of psychiatric medications which include weight gain and rising glucose levels

    • B. 

      Genetic correlation

    • C. 

      An inherent lack of self-care

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      A and C

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