Nutrition Basics for Nurses Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Malnutrition can cause which of the following conditions?

Question 2 2. What is a nutritional disturbance?

Question 3 3. Which nutritional disturbance is projected to surpass tobacco use as the most modifiable risk factor in public health and disease?

Question 4 4. How can vomiting lead to a nutritional disturbance?

Question 5 5. Proton-pump inhibitors are known to cause nutritional deficits of which nutrients?

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Question 6 6. Seniors may have a greater need for supplementation of _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is part of a vegan diet?

Question 8 8. Which group is at greatest risk for osteoporosis?

Question 9 9. Women who are menstruating are especially at risk for _____.

Question 10 10. Athletes need to make sure they get enough _____ to compensate for high amounts of sweating.

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Question 11 11. What is a gastrointestinal (GI) assessment?

Question 12 12. Which assessment technique involves the examination of using hands with either light or deep pressure to find abnormalities?

Question 13 13. What is a nutritional assessment?

Question 14 14. What is a health history assessment?

Question 15 15. Poor nutritional status can eventually lead to which disease?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT one of the five recommended food groups?

Question 17 17. Jenny's blood test has shown that she is low on zinc and B vitamins. How could she correct this deficit?

Question 18 18. Why does the government recommend that you 'make half your grains whole'?

Question 19 19. How does the USDA help Americans balance their diet?

Question 20 20. Why is it important to follow a healthy eating plan?

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Question 21 21. Why does your body need lipids?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT one of the six classes of nutrients?

Question 23 23. How is water different from other nutrients?

Question 24 24. Why are macronutrients special?

Question 25 25. Which of the following classes of nutrients are categorized as micronutrients?

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Question 26 26. What are the two types of soft diets?

Question 27 27. What is a clear liquid diet?

Question 28 28. Which patient with the following condition would benefit from enteral feedings?

Question 29 29. What is a full liquid diet?

Question 30 30. What is diet adaptation?

Nutrition Basics for Nurses Chapter Exam Instructions

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