Integrated Chronic care Management For Depression: Pre-test

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Integrated Chronic care Management For Depression: Pre-test

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is true about depression and chronic desiease?
    • A. 

      Depression occurs less frequently than hypertension

    • B. 

      Depression is less likely to be seen in people with chronic diseases

    • C. 

      Patients are routinely screened for depression in all care settings

    • D. 

      B. and C.

    • E. 

      A. only

  • 2. 
    Depression later in life is a normal part of aging
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The most common symptom of depression reported by patients in late life is
    • A. 

      Physical complaints

    • B. 

      Sadness

    • C. 

      Memory loss

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      A. only

  • 4. 
    Indicate the cardinal signs of a major depression
    • A. 

      Inability to concentrate

    • B. 

      Sad mood

    • C. 

      Anxiety

    • D. 

      Little interest in prior pleasurable events

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      B. and D.

  • 5. 
    Depression symptoms that persist for one week should alert the health care professional to the presence of a moderate depression
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The PHQ-2 and PHQ-0 are used to
    • A. 

      Monitor response to depression treatment

    • B. 

      Diagnose a depression

    • C. 

      Indicate the need for PT and/or OT and/or MSW

    • D. 

      Assist patients to recognize the presence of a depression

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      A., C., and D.

  • 7. 
    The effects of anti-depressants are
    • A. 

      To decrease depression

    • B. 

      Elevate mood

    • C. 

      Addiction with prologed use

  • 8. 
    Consideration must be given to the following when prescribing an anti-depressant in the late life patient
    • A. 

      Cost

    • B. 

      Family supports

    • C. 

      Memory

    • D. 

      Dosing

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      A. and C.

  • 9. 
    A response to Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI) should be seen
    • A. 

      Within one week

    • B. 

      Within two to four weeks

    • C. 

      Within several months

  • 10. 
    The teaching plan for a patient with depression should include which of the following:
    • A. 

      Medication effects are not immediate

    • B. 

      Depression has a biological component

    • C. 

      Effects of immediate discontinuation of an anti-depressant

    • D. 

      Identification of pleasant events

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      A. and B.

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