HIV/AIDS Multiple Choice Questions! Trivia Quiz

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HIV/AIDS Multiple Choice Questions! Trivia Quiz

When it comes to viruses and diseases, one that has still baffled scientists and a cure is still yet to be found is HIV/AIDS. There is a lot of stigma for people suffering from it and the diseases that follow it. Below is some multiple-choice questions. See what you know about it and how to take care of patients and their symptoms.


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  • 1. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Histoplasmosis
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 2. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Hairy leukoplakia
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 3. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Kaposi’s sarcoma
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 4. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Acute primary HIV infection
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 5. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Pneumocystis carinii
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 6. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Bacillary angiomatosis
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 7. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Persistent generalized lymphadenopathy (PGL)
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 8. 
    What clinical condition listed below is associated with what AIDS-indicated category? Extrapulmonary cryptococcosis
    • A. 

      Clinical Category A

    • B. 

      Clinical Category B

    • C. 

      Clinical Category C

  • 9. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Abacavir
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 10. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Fortovase
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 11. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: AZT
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 12. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Epivir 
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 13. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Viracept
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 14. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Efavirenz
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 15. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Indinavir
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 16. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Viread
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 17. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Delavirdine
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 18. 
    Classify the following Antiretroviral Agent by its action: Nevirapine
    • A. 

      Nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Protease Inhibitors

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Diarrhea related to opportunistic infection

    • B. 

      Risk for fluid volume deficit related to diarrhea.

    • C. 

      Risk for infection related to immunosuppression.

    • D. 

      Risk for impaired skin integrity related to altered nutritional status and frequent stools.

  • 20. 
    A patient with advanced AIDS has a nursing diagnosis of altered thought processes related to neurologic changes.  In planning care for the patient, the nurse sets the highest priority on:
    • A. 

      Providing a quiet, non-stressful environment to avoid over stimulation.

    • B. 

      Using memory cues such as calendars and clocks to promote orientation.

    • C. 

      Providing written instructions of directions to promote understanding and orientation.

    • D. 

      Maintaining a safe patient environment.

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      A fall in the plasma viral load and an increase in theCD4 count.

    • B. 

      A rise in red blood cell count and hemoglobin level.

    • C. 

      A rise in plasma HIV antibodies level.

    • D. 

      A reduction in opportunistic infections.

  • 22. 
    The decision to begin antiretroviral therapy is based on:
    • A. 

      The CD4 cell count

    • B. 

      The plasma viral load

    • C. 

      The intensity of the patient's clinical symptoms.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 23. 
    Which is most important in case of a patient diagnosed as AIDS and who is expressing death wishes?  
    • A. 

      immediately send the patient for HIV confirmation tests.

    • B. 

      Immediately start antiretroviral therapy (ART).

    • C. 

      Send the patient for CD4 count testing.

    • D. 

      Treat the patient for depression and suicidal thoughts

  • 24. 
    Oral candidiasis in AIDS is treated with:
    • A. 

      Trimethoprim + sulfimethaxazole

    • B. 

      Fluconazole

    • C. 

      Acyclovir

    • D. 

      Zidovudine

  • 25. 
    Human Papiloma Virus in AIDS patients is manifested as:   
    • A. 

      Cough, evening fever, night sweats, weight loss and anemia

    • B. 

      Persistant fever, tachypnoea, hypoxia, cyanosis and tachycardia.

    • C. 

      Genital warts, flat warts, skin warts, neoplasia of cervix, vagina and penis

    • D. 

      Watery diarrhoea, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting