Nurs 212a - pHarm (pH) - Exam 1 Prototype Drugs

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Prototype drugs for exam 1 Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Fourth Edition by Amy M. Karch, RN, MS. Published by Lippincott Williams& WilkinsISBN-13: 978-0-7817-9047-5ISBN-10: 0-7817-9047-6


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is false about dopamine?
    • A. 

      Is use to correct hemoynamic imbalances present in shock

    • B. 

      Adverse effects include tachycardia, anginal pain, hypotension, dyspnea, nausea, vomiting, headache.

    • C. 

      Is an arenergic antagonist that is given IV

    • D. 

      Baseline assessment includes skin colour, skin temperature, pulse, blood pressure, ECG, respirations, aventitous sounds, urine output, and electrolytes

    • E. 

      Prior to giving drug assesss for pheochromocytoma, tachyarrythmias, ventircular fibrillation, hypovolemia

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is true about labetalol?
    • A. 

      Treats hypotention either by PO or IV

    • B. 

      Completely blocks cholergenic receptor sites leaing to an increase in BP

    • C. 

      Assessment shoul beware of DM, shock, CHF, asthma, and bronchospasms

    • D. 

      Baseline should include EEG, cardiac input, respiratory rate, and skin colour and temperature

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which cholinergic agent would be used to treat non-obstructive urinary retention?
    • A. 

      Labetolol

    • B. 

      Atropine

    • C. 

      Bethanachol

    • D. 

      Dopamine

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    It a patient received too much Bethanochol, which of the following would counteract the effects?
    • A. 

      Atropine

    • B. 

      Labetolol

    • C. 

      Naloxone

    • D. 

      Mupricin

    • E. 

      Dopamine

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is false about atropine?
    • A. 

      It can be a poison

    • B. 

      Assessment includes glaucoma, stenosing peptic ulcer, intestinal atony, paralytic ileus, GI obstruction, toxic megacolon; cardiac arrhythmias, tachycardia

    • C. 

      Baseline includes skin colour, lesions, temperature; affect, orientation, reflexes, pupil response; pulse, BP, ECG; respirations, adventidious sounds, urine output, and BS

    • D. 

      Is found in many natural products

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not an adverse effect of morphine?
    • A. 

      Shock

    • B. 

      Circulatory depression

    • C. 

      Cardiac arrest

    • D. 

      Nausea

    • E. 

      Salivary secretions