Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 27

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  • 1. 
    Successful ethical discussion depends on people who have a clear sense of personal values. When many people share the same values it may be possible to identify a philosophy of utilitarianism. with proposes that:
    • A. 

      The value of people is determined solely by leaders in the Unitarian church.

    • B. 

      The decision to perform a liver transplant depends on a measure of the moral life that the client has led so far.

    • C. 

      The best way to determine the solution to an ethical dilemma is to refer the case to the attending physician.

    • D. 

      The value of something is determined by its usefulness to society.

  • 2. 
    The philosophy sometimes called the code of ethics of care suggests that ethical dilemmas can best be solved by attention to:
    • A. 

      Relationships

    • B. 

      Ethical principles

    • C. 

      Clients

    • D. 

      Code of ethics for nurses.

  • 3. 
    In most ethical dilemmas. the solution to the dilemma requires negotiation among members of the health care team. The nurse’s point of view is valuable because:
    • A. 

      Nurses have a legal license that encourages their presence during ethical discussions.

    • B. 

      The principle of autonomy guides all participants to respect their own self-worth.

    • C. 

      Nurses develop a relationship to the client that is unique among all professional health care providers.

    • D. 

      The nurse’s code of ethics recommends that a nurse be present at any ethical discussion about client care.

  • 4. 
    Ethical dilemmas often arise over a conflict of opinion. Once the nurse has determined that the dilemma is ethical. a critical first step in negotiating the difference of opinion would be to:
    • A. 

      Consult a professional ethicist to ensure that the steps of the process occur in full.

    • B. 

      Gather all relevant information regarding the clinical. social. and spiritual aspects of the dilemma.

    • C. 

      List the ethical principles that inform the dilemma so that negotiations agree on the language of the discussion.

    • D. 

      Ensure that the attending physician has written an order for an ethics consultation to support the ethics process.

  • 5. 
    The nurse practice acts are an example of:
    • A. 

      Statutory law

    • B. 

      Common law

    • C. 

      Civil law

    • D. 

      Criminal law

  • 6. 
    The scope of Nursing Practice. the established educational requirements for nurses. and the distinction between nursing and medical practice is defined by:
    • A. 

      Statutory law

    • B. 

      Common law

    • C. 

      Civil law

    • D. 

      Nurse practice acts

  • 7. 
    The client’s right to refuse treatment is an example of:
    • A. 

      Statutory law

    • B. 

      Common law

    • C. 

      Civil laws

    • D. 

      Nurse practice acts

  • 8. 
    Even though the nurse may obtain the client’s signature on a form. obtaining informed consent is the responsibility of the:
    • A. 

      Client

    • B. 

      Physician

    • C. 

      Student nurse

    • D. 

      Supervising nurse.

  • 9. 
    The nurse is obligated to follow a physician’s order unless:
    • A. 

      The order is a verbal order

    • B. 

      The physician’s order is illegible

    • C. 

      The order has not been transcribed

    • D. 

      The order is an error. violates hospital policy. or would be detrimental to the client.

  • 10. 
    The nursing theorist who developed transcultural nursing theory is
    • A. 

      Dorothea Orem

    • B. 

      Madeleine Leininger

    • C. 

      Betty Newman

    • D. 

      Sr. Callista Roy

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