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Nursing Communication & Patient Rights Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who can legally make medical decisions for a patient, if that patient is unable to do so themselves?

Question 2 2. Which of these is a right of mental health patients?

Question 3 3. Which of these is not one of the major debates about stem cell research?

Question 4 4. In which situation does a patient not have a right to make their own treatment decisions, or have a legal guardian make one for them?

Question 5 5. Which of these is NOT one of the three elements of informed consent?

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Question 6 6. Which of these is not generally considered to be part of informed consent?

Question 7 7. When do patients have the right to refuse a medical treatment?

Question 8 8. In which nurse interaction can the SBAR model be used?

Question 9 9. What is withdrawing medical care?

Question 10 10. What is the most important ethical guideline for human testing?

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Question 11 11. What is the basic issue being addressed by resource allocation?

Question 12 12. Craig is a psychologist who believes that he can cure schizophrenia by making his clients drink hot water and lemon, despite the fact that there's no scientific evidence that it works. He provides no other treatment; he only treats his patients with hot water and lemon. Which patient right is he violating?

Question 13 13. A nurse tells a doctor a patient has diabetes. Which part of the SBAR model is this statement?

Question 14 14. What is the ethical/legal line between withholding and withdrawing care?

Question 15 15. Where is the line usually drawn in ethical debates on behavioral control?

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Question 16 16. What is a person's autonomy?

Question 17 17. Which of these is not a part of consent in regards to patient rights?

Question 18 18. Which of these is theoretically possible with genetics research?

Question 19 19. When following the SBAR model, which of the following is NOT mentioned by a nurse when introducing oneself to the doctor?

Question 20 20. What does the right to treatment entail?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements is an example of the situation in the SBAR model?

Question 22 22. The nurse tells the doctor a patient felt warm when she checked him for a fever. What part of the SBAR model is this statement?

Question 23 23. Mary's psychologist discusses her problems with Mary's husband. Mary's psychologist has done which of the following?

Question 24 24. A patient requests a different medication. The nurse tells the doctor about the patient's drug allergies. What part of the SBAR model is this statement?

Question 25 25. When we talk about patient rights, who does this cover?

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Question 26 26. What does it mean to withhold care?

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