Buerger's Disease By Rnpedia.Com

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not directly related with Buerger's disease?    
    • A. 

      Claudication

    • B. 

      Thromboangitis obliterans

    • C. 

      Night sweats

    • D. 

      Poor tolerance of cold

  • 2. 
    A 76 year old man enters the ER with complaints of back pain and feeling fatigued. Upon examination, his blood pressure is 190/100, pulse is 118, and hematocrit and hemoglobin are both low. The nurse palpates the abdomen which is soft, non-tender and auscultates an abdominal pulse. The most likely diagnosis is:   
    • A. 

      Buerger’s disease

    • B. 

      CHF

    • C. 

      Secondary hypertension

    • D. 

      Aneurysm

  • 3. 
    A client has been diagnosed with thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger ’s disease). The nurse is identifying measures to help the client cope with lifestyle changes needed to control the disease process. The nurse plans to :refer the client to a
    • A. 

      Dietitian

    • B. 

      Smoking cessation program

    • C. 

      Pain management clinic

    • D. 

      Medical Social worker