NCLEX Quiz: Questions On Child Abuse And Domestic Violence!

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 9997

SettingsSettingsSettings
NCLEX Quiz: Questions On Child Abuse And Domestic Violence! - Quiz

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Nurse Meredith is observing 8-year-old Anna during a community visit. Which of the following findings would lead the nurse to suspect that Anna is a victim of sexual abuse?
    • A. 

      The child is fearful of the caregiver and other adults.

    • B. 

      The child has a lack of peer relationships.

    • C. 

      The child has self-injurious behavior.

    • D. 

      The child has an interest in things of a sexual nature.

  • 2. 
    Nurse Angela is working in the emergency department of Nurseslabs Medical Center. She is conducting an interview with a victim of spousal abuse. Which step should the nurse take first?
    • A. 

      Contact the appropriate legal services.

    • B. 

      Ensure privacy for interviewing the victim away from the abuser.

    • C. 

      Establish a rapport with the victim and the abuser.

    • D. 

      Request the presence of a security guard.

  • 3. 
    Mariefer is studying about abuse for the upcoming exam. For her to fully instill the topic. she should know that the priority nursing intervention for a child or elder victim of abuse is:
    • A. 

      Assess the scope of the abuse problem.

    • B. 

      Analyze family dynamics.

    • C. 

      Implement measures to ensure the victim’s safety.

    • D. 

      Teach appropriate coping skills.

  • 4. 
    A community nurse conducts a primary prevention. home-visit assessment for a newborn and mother. Mrs. Smith has three other children. the oldest of whom is age 12. She tells the nurse that her 12-year-old daughter is expected to prepare family meals. to look after the young children. and to clean the house once a week. Which of the following is the most appropriate nursing diagnosis for this family situation?
    • A. 

      Delayed growth and development. related to performance expectations of the child.

    • B. 

      Anxiety (moderate). related to difficulty managing the home situation.

    • C. 

      Impaired parenting. related to the role reversal of mother and child.

    • D. 

      Social isolation. related to lack of extended family assistance.

  • 5. 
    Mrs. Smith was admitted to the emergency department of Nurseslabs Medical Center with a fractured arm. She explains to the nurse that her injury resulted when she provoked her drunken husband. Mr. Smith. who then pushed her. Which of the following best describes the nurse’s understanding of the wife’s explanation?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Smith’s explanation is appropriate acceptance of her responsibility.

    • B. 

      Mrs. Smith’s explanation is an atypical reaction of an abused woman.

    • C. 

      Mrs. Smith’s explanation is evidence that the woman may be an abuser as well as a victim.

    • D. 

      Mrs. Smith’s explanation is a typical response of a victim accepting blame for the abuser.

  • 6. 
    Sheila tells the community nurse that her boyfriend has been abusive and she is afraid of him. but she doesn’t want to leave. The client asks the nurse for assistance. Which nursing interventions are appropriate in this situation? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Help Sheila to develop a plan to ensure safety. including phone numbers for emergency help.

    • B. 

      Help Sheila to get her boyfriend into an appropriate treatment program.

    • C. 

      Communicate acceptance. avoiding any implication that Sheila is at fault for not leaving.

    • D. 

      Help Sheila to explore available options. including shelters and legal protection.

    • E. 

      Tell Sheila that she should leave because things will not improve.

    • F. 

      Reinforce concern for Sheila’s safety and her right to be free of abuse.

  • 7. 
    Which nursing assessment findings are physical signs of sexual abuse of a female child? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Enuresis

    • B. 

      Red and swollen labia and rectum

    • C. 

      Vaginal tears

    • D. 

      Injuries in different stages of healing

    • E. 

      Cigarette burns

    • F. 

      Lice infestation

  • 8. 
    Which goal is a priority for a client with a DSM-IV-TR diagnosis of delirium and the nursing diagnosis Acute confusion related to recent surgery secondary to traumatic hip fracture?
    • A. 

      The client will complete activities of daily living.

    • B. 

      The client will maintain safety.

    • C. 

      The client will remain oriented.

    • D. 

      The client will understand communication.

  • 9. 
    Which situation would Nurse Sally identify as placing a client at high risk for caregiver abuse?
    • A. 

      Antonia. an adult child. quits her job to move in and care for a parent with severe dementia.

    • B. 

      Mr. Wright. an elderly man with severe heart disease. resides in a personal care home and is frequently visited by his adult child.

    • C. 

      Mrs. Hale. an elderly parent with limited mobility. lives alone and receives help from several adult children.

    • D. 

      Antoinette cares for her husband who is in early stages of Alzheimer’s disease and has a network of available support persons.

  • 10. 
    The interventions common to treatment plans for survivors include which of the following? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Establish trust and rapport.

    • B. 

      Identify areas of control.

    • C. 

      Remove the client from home.

    • D. 

      Support the client in the decisions he/she makes.

    • E. 

      Encourage the client to pursue legal action.

Back to Top Back to top