NCLEX Quiz: Personality Disorder Trivia Questions!

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  • 1. 
    Situation: An 18-year-old female is sexually attacked while on her way home from work. She was brought to the hospital by her mother. Rape is an example of which type of crisis:
    • A. 

      Situational

    • B. 

      Adventitious

    • C. 

      Developmental

    • D. 

      Internal

  • 2. 
    During the initial care of rape victims. the following are to be considered EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Assure privacy.

    • B. 

      Touch the client to show acceptance and empathy

    • C. 

      Accompany the client to the examination room.

    • D. 

      Maintain a non-judgmental approach.

  • 3. 
    The nurse acts as a patient advocate when she does one of the following:
    • A. 

      She encourages the client to express her feeling regarding her experience.

    • B. 

      She assesses the client for injuries.

    • C. 

      She postpones the physical assessment until the client is calm

    • D. 

      Explains to the client that her reactions are normal

  • 4. 
    Crisis intervention carried out to the client has this primary goal:
    • A. 

      Assist the client to express her feelings

    • B. 

      Help her identify her resources

    • C. 

      Support her adaptive coping skills

    • D. 

      Help her return to her pre-rape level of function

  • 5. 
    Five months after the incident the client complains of difficulty to concentrate. poor appetite. inability to sleep and guilt. She is likely suffering from:
    • A. 

      Adjustment disorder

    • B. 

      Somatoform Disorder

    • C. 

      Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    • D. 

      Post traumatic disorder

  • 6. 
    Situation: A 29-year-old client newly diagnosed with breast cancer is pacing. with rapid speech headache and inability to focus on what the doctor was saying. The nurse assesses the level of anxiety as:
    • A. 

      Mild

    • B. 

      Moderate

    • C. 

      Severe

    • D. 

      Panic

  • 7. 
    Anxiety is caused by:
    • A. 

      An objective threat

    • B. 

      A subjectively perceived threat

    • C. 

      Hostility turned to the self

    • D. 

      Masked depression

  • 8. 
    It would be most helpful for the nurse to deal with a client with severe anxiety by:
    • A. 

      Give specific instructions using speak in concise statements.

    • B. 

      Ask the client to identify the cause of her anxiety.

    • C. 

      Explain in detail the plan of care developed

    • D. 

      Urge the client to focus on what the nurse is saying

  • 9. 
    Which of the following medications will likely be ordered for the client?”
    • A. 

      Prozac

    • B. 

      Valium

    • C. 

      Risperdal

    • D. 

      Lithium

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is included in the health teachings among clients receiving Valium?:
    • A. 

      Avoid foods rich in tyramine.

    • B. 

      Take the medication after meals.

    • C. 

      It is safe to stop it anytime after long term use.

    • D. 

      Double up the dose if the client forgets her medication.

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