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For all of you aspiring nurses out there, today we have a quiz set in place for you to master your knowledge of the medicinal branch of oncology – which deals with all stages of treatment of cancer, including prevention and...

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 1610   |  Last updated: May 29, 2019
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    1. A nurse is caring for a client who has developed mucositis of the oral membrane.  The client is being discharged.  The nurse should teach the client to:



Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 140   |  Last updated: Nov 11, 2016
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     73 year-old male presents to clinic with 3 months of increasing back pain.  He localizes the pain to the lumbar spine and states that the pain is worst at night while he is lying in bed.  It is improved during the day with mobilization.  Past history is notable only for hypertension and remote cigarette smoking.  Physical exam is normal.  Laboratory studies are notable for an elevated alkaline phosphatase.  A lumbar radiogram shows a lytic lesion in the L3 vertebra.  Which of the following malignancies is most likely?



Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 123   |  Last updated: Nov 11, 2016
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    A female client is receiving chemotherapy to treat breast cancer. Which assessment finding indicates a fluid and electrolyte imbalance induced by chemotherapy?

This quiz will be administered both as a pretest and post test.  As the pretest information is gathered to assess the baseline knowledge of the class and will not be graded.  The post test will be graded and a score of...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 111   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    A child newly diagnosed with Burkitt’s lymphoma is complaining of numbness and tingling in his hands and feet and has a decreasing urine output. The lab just reported the following: potassium 5.6 mEq/ml, calcium 7.9 mg/dl, and uric acid level of 9.3 mg/dl. Which of the following physician’s orders should the nurse anticipate receiving:

Radiation Oncology In-service exam review: GI cancers

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 82   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    Which major rectal cancer trial showed an overall survival benefit to pre-op radiation?




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Oncology Questions & Answers


Which assessment finding indicates a fluid and electrolyte imbalance induced by chemotherapy?
The correct answer to this question is A. Chemotherapy is a treatment in which chemicals are introduced to the body to combat a disease, most often cancer. Common side effects of chemotherapy are nausea and vomiting, which may lead to fluid and elect
Which of the following should be included in the clients plan of care? A nurse is caring for a client wth thrombocytopenia.
1. Monitor platelet counts2. Assess the patient for melena3. Monitor the patient for hematemesis
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