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The Profession of Nursing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When broken down, 'homeostasis' means:

Question 2 2. The Illlness-Wellness/Health Continuum is an excellent resources for nurses who want to

Question 3 3. As a manager of care, the nurse is responsible for the care of a patient:

Question 4 4. When practicing in a service industry a code of ethics can be considered a/an...

Question 5 5. A nurse is showing a patient how to use crutches at home and instructing his mother about how to change his bandages. At this time, the nurse is primarily acting as:

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Question 6 6. The nursing process includes all of the following except:

Question 7 7. After a nursing intervention has been performed, an important step in the nursing process would be to ____________.

Question 8 8. When writing nursing goal statements, the nurse should do the following except:

Question 9 9. As a caregiver, the nurse addresses which of the following needs of a patient:

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes the Illness-Wellness/Health Continuum?

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Question 11 11. The definition of verbal communication:

Question 12 12. Which step of the nursing process includes setting short- and long-term goals?

Question 13 13. Positive stress helps us:

Question 14 14. Including fall precautions on a nursing care plan would fall into which nursing intervention classification?

Question 15 15. When acting as a patient advocate, the nurse should:

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Question 16 16. Who was the original author of the Illness-Wellness Continuum?

Question 17 17. Goals that are SMART are Specific, Measurable, Action Oriented, _____, and Timely.

Question 18 18. When was the most recent draft of the Code of Ethics for Nurses finalized by the American Nurses Association House of Delegates?

Question 19 19. Nurse Smith just finished teaching his patient how to change his bandages at home. He asks the patient to demonstrate the procedure back to him. The patient successfully completes the task. Which phase of the nursing process is Nurse Smith in?

Question 20 20. A nurse's primary commitment is to_____, according to Provision 2.

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Question 21 21. Which of the nine provisions within the Code of Ethics for Nurses is considered the most vital?

Question 22 22. Which criteria of goal setting is this goal missing? The patient will eat 85% of his meal by himself.

Question 23 23. Care that encompasses all of a patient's needs, emphasizing the sum is greater than the parts, is known as:

Question 24 24. A dependent nursing intervention ___________.

Question 25 25. Common nursing interventions that are carried out during the implementing phase are:

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Question 26 26. The purpose of the Code of Ethics for Nurses was to...

Question 27 27. Which is the most effective way to try to prevent various disease processes?

Question 28 28. The 6 components of personal health consist of:

Question 29 29. Which of the following is the correct order of the nursing process?

Question 30 30. How many forms of verbal communication are there?

The Profession of Nursing Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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