Fundamentals Of Nursing NCLEX Quiz 26

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Cultural competence is the process of:
    • A. 

      Learning about vast cultures

    • B. 

      Acquiring specific knowledge. skills. and attitudes

    • C. 

      Influencing treatment and care of clients

    • D. 

      Motivation and commitment to caring.

  • 2. 
    Ethnocentrism is the root of:
    • A. 

      Biases and prejudices

    • B. 

      Meanings by which people make sense of their experiences.

    • C. 

      Cultural beliefs

    • D. 

      Individualism and self-reliance in achieving and maintaining health.

  • 3. 
    When action is taken on one’s prejudices:
    • A. 

      Discrimination occurs

    • B. 

      Sufficient comparative knowledge of diverse groups is obtained.

    • C. 

      Delivery of culturally congruent care is ensured.

    • D. 

      People think/know you are a dumbass for being prejudiced.

  • 4. 
    The dominant value orientation in North American society is:
    • A. 

      Use of rituals symbolizing the supernatural.

    • B. 

      Group reliance and interdependence

    • C. 

      Healing emphasizing naturalistic modalities

    • D. 

      Individualism and self-reliance in achieving and maintaining health.

  • 5. 
    Disparities in health outcomes between the rich and the poor illustrates: a (an)
    • A. 

      Illness attributed to natural. impersonal. and biological forces.

    • B. 

      Creation of own interpretation and descriptions of biological and psychological malfunctions.

    • C. 

      Influence of socioeconomic factors in morbidity and mortality.

    • D. 

      Combination of naturalistic. religious. and supernatural modalities.

  • 6. 
    Culture strongly influences pain expression and need for pain medication. However. cultural pain:
    • A. 

      May be suffered by a client whose valued way of life is disregarded by practitioners.

    • B. 

      Is more intense. thus necessitating more medication.

    • C. 

      Is not expressed verbally or physically

    • D. 

      Is expressed only to others of like culture.

  • 7. 
    The dominant values in American society on individual autonomy and self-determination:
    • A. 

      Rarely have an effect on other cultures

    • B. 

      Do have an effect on health care

    • C. 

      May hinder ability to get into a hospice program

    • D. 

      May be in direct conflict with diverse groups.

  • 8. 
    In the United States. access to health care usually depends on a client’s ability to pay for health care. either through insurance or by paying cash. The client the nurse is caring for needs a liver transplant to survive. This client has been out of work for several months and does not have insurance or enough cash. A discussion about the ethics of this situation would involve predominantly the principle of:
    • A. 

      Accountability. because you as the nurse are accountable for the well being of this client.

    • B. 

      Respect of autonomy. because this client’s autonomy will be violated if he does not receive the liver transplant.

    • C. 

      Ethics of care. because the caring thing that a nurse could provide this patient is resources for a liver transplant.

    • D. 

      Justice. because the first and greatest question in this situation is how to determine the just distribution of resources.

  • 9. 
    The code of ethics for nurses is composed and published by:
    • A. 

      The national league for Nursing

    • B. 

      The American Nurses Association

    • C. 

      The Medical American Association

    • D. 

      The National Institutes of Health. Nursing division.

  • 10. 
    Nurses agree to be advocates for their patients. Practice of advocacy calls for the nurse to:
    • A. 

      Seek out the nursing supervisor in conflicting situations

    • B. 

      Work to understand the law as it applies to the client’s clinical condition.

    • C. 

      Assess the client’s point of view and prepare to articulate this point of view.

    • D. 

      Document all clinical changes in the medical record in a timely manner.