Nurs 200 - Exam 2 - Chapter 38: Skin Integrity And Wound care

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Nurs 200 - Exam 2 - Chapter 38: Skin Integrity And Wound care

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The skin is also known as the ______
  • 2. 
    The skin has ___ layers, in addition to the subcutaneous tissue layer
  • 3. 
    The dermis does not consists of
    • A. 

      Connective tissue

    • B. 

      Nerves

    • C. 

      Hair

    • D. 

      Blood vessels

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of the functions of the skin is defned as "water, electrolytes, and nitrogenous wastes are excreted in small amounts of sweat"
  • 5. 
    Which of the following influence resistance of skin integrity?
    • A. 

      Age

    • B. 

      Amount of underlying tissue

    • C. 

      Illness

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Which structure of the hair profects beyond the surface of the skin
  • 7. 
    A ____ is a break or disruption in the normal integrity of the skin and tissues.
  • 8. 
    This type of classification is a wound that is the result of planned invasive therapy or treatment. The would edges are clean.
  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Accidental

    • B. 

      High risk for infection

    • C. 

      Clean edges

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Far, far away, in a foreign country, Joe Swanson has been caught as a prisoner of war. He is sitting alone in his cell. The militants of this country use a unique method of torture against their prisoners - they peel the skin off the captive. What type of wound is this?
  • 11. 
    What classification of wounds is a result from a blow, force, or strain caused by trauma, such as a fall or car accident.
  • 12. 
    This classification of wound usually heals quickly, generally within days to weeks. The wound edges are well approximated and the risk of infection is lessened.
    • A. 

      Abrasion wound

    • B. 

      Acute wound

    • C. 

      Chronic wound

    • D. 

      Unintentional wound

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    This classification of wounds remains in the inflammatory phase of healing.
  • 14. 
    There are ____ types of wound healing.
  • 15. 
    Lois Griffin has just had a heart transplant. The doctor made an incision into the chest, performed the surgery, and sutured the incision. This is:
    • A. 

      Primary intention

    • B. 

      Delayed primary intention

    • C. 

      Secondary intention

    • D. 

      Tertiary intention

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 16. 
    Which type of intention is characterized by intentional wounds with minimal tissue loss, in which the edges are closely approximated?
  • 17. 
    Which type of intention is defined as having edges that are not well approximated.
  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Primary intention

    • B. 

      Delayed primary intention

    • C. 

      Secondary intention

    • D. 

      Tertiary intention

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Primary intention

    • B. 

      Delayed primary intention

    • C. 

      Tertiary intention

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 20. 
    Which phase of wound healing occurs first?
  • 21. 
    In the inflammatory phase of wound healing, this type of white blood cell arrive first to ingest bacteria and cellular debris .
    • A. 

      Leukocytes

    • B. 

      Macrophages

    • C. 

      Fibroblasts

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    In which phase do blood vessels constrict to allow blood clotting and then dilate to increase capillary permeability; this allows plasma and blood components to leak out into the area that is injured 
    • A. 

      Hemostasis

    • B. 

      Inflammatory phase

    • C. 

      Proliferation phase

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    Acute inflammation occurs in which of the phases of wound healing
  • 24. 
    Granulation tissue, which forms the foundation for scar tissue development, is made in which phase of wound healing? (make sure to include the word "phase" in the answer)
  • 25. 
    What type of tissue forms the foundation for scar tissue development