Final Exam Chapter 11-16

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Culture Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In Purnell's and Paulanka's book Transcultural Health Care, they state that the four stages of culturally sensitive care are continuous.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The way a person reacts to health and illness is an attitude and a perception that encompasses all the other cultural components.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Every exchange with a client is a cross-cultural one.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Stage Four, the last stage, in giving transcultural health care, states the individuals:
    • A. 

      Become aware that they lack knowledge of diversity.

    • B. 

      Are unaware that they lack knowledge of cultural diversity.

    • C. 

      Automatically provide culturally sensitive care.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    In the soccer locker room, a teenager from Iran brags about his sexual escapade with an American girl in his class saying “Girls in his country must be virgin.” This is an example of what cultural component?
    • A. 

      Sexual orientation

    • B. 

      Gender

    • C. 

      Ageism

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Two pregnant women are entering the prenatal clinic. One has a PhD and works in the nursing department at the local college; the other woman is Amish and has three children. This is an example of what cultural component?
    • A. 

      Ageism

    • B. 

      Role models

    • C. 

      Gender

    • D. 

      Educational preparation

  • 8. 
    Values are:
    • A. 

      Morals or standards that are acceptable in a culture.

    • B. 

      Standards that are practiced in a culture.

    • C. 

      Determined by family, religious beliefs, culture.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    One's national heritage, race, tribe, clan, and language are examples of ____________________________, a cultural component.
  • 10. 
    ___________________________, a cultural component, shape how individuals adjust to life's challenges.
  • 11. 
    A large portion of Americans without adequate health care coverage are children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The American Medical Association has supported government health reform.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    When making allocation decisions of scarce medical resources, AMA's Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs states that physicians should only consider ethically appropriate criteria, such as quality of life, benefit and duration of benefit, and urgency of need when making allocation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Embryonic cells come from frozen “in vitro” fertilization.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Allocation of scarce medical resources refers to:
    • A. 

      Whether or not people who should have a right to health care are able to receive that care.

    • B. 

      The distribution of available health care resources.

    • C. 

      Those individuals who have health insurance.

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 16. 
    How many people in the United States are uninsured?
    • A. 

      20 million

    • B. 

      35 million

    • C. 

      45 million

    • D. 

      58 million

  • 17. 
    Which decisions are microallocation?
    • A. 

      Congress determined that Medicare should provide medical care to clients with chronic renal failure.

    • B. 

      The federal government determines how much should be allocated for medical research.

    • C. 

      Medical insurance companies determine “reasonable and customary” charges; thus, what services they cover.

    • D. 

      Hospitals determine who shall occupy the one available bed in intensive care.

  • 18. 
    Legal implications to the various aspects of genetic engineering might include:
    • A. 

      Informed consent of all parties involved.

    • B. 

      Confidentiality of all parties involved.

    • C. 

      Payment for procedures to be performed.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Among those without adequate health care coverage are the ___________ who rely on a federal program that is increasing in costs and decreasing in coverage even though they recently provided Part D for medication coverage.
  • 20. 
    ___________________ state passed the first program for rationing health care in the United States.
  • 21. 
    Genetic testing is often used in treating certain lung cancers to determine how well a cancer will respond to a particular drug or combination of drugs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Ultrasound is used in conjunction with CVS and amniocentesis for needle placement. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Most states have laws addressing the reliability and accuracy of genetic testing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    AIH raises more ethical and legal issues than does AID.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    In 2004, what organization was formed to complete the encoding of genes?
    • A. 

      Human Genome Project

    • B. 

      The International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium

    • C. 

      The Human Genome Research Institute

    • D. 

      Department of Energy