Copyright
Florida Prometric CNA Test: Practice & Study Guide  /  Science Courses

Test Prep Plan - Take a practice test

Take this practice test to check your existing knowledge of the course material. We'll review your answers and create a Test Prep Plan for you based on your results.
How Test Prep Plans work
1
Answer 50 questions
Test your existing knowledge.
2
View your test results
Based on your results, we'll create a customized Test Prep Plan just for you!
3
Study smarter
Study more effectively: skip concepts you already know and focus on what you still need to learn.

Understanding Pain & Pain Management in Nursing Chapter Exam

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 "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!

Page 1

Question 1 1. What is the difference between nociceptive pain and non-nociceptive pain?

Question 2 2. What factors can affect pain threshold?

Question 3 3. What can cause sensory overload?

Question 4 4. What is the difference between acute and chronic pain?

Question 5 5. Stoic people are known to 'grin and bear' pain. Which cultures are known to typically be stoic?

Page 2

Question 6 6. The nociceptor releases substance P _____.

Question 7 7. Why is the hypothalamus important?

Question 8 8. What is the purpose of endorphins?

Question 9 9. _____ is a relay station for pain signals in the brain coming in from the rest of the body.

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements about congenital analgesia is FALSE?

Page 3

Question 11 11. What is the difference between nociceptive and neuropathic pain?

Question 12 12. What is chronic pain?

Question 13 13. In what disease does breakthrough pain most commonly occur?

Question 14 14. What is pain?

Question 15 15. What is acute pain?

Page 4

Question 16 16. What is the difference between nociceptive and neuropathic pain?

Question 17 17. Which nerve fibers carry nociceptive (pain) information?

Question 18 18. What is pain?

Question 19 19. What is the Gate Control Theory of Pain?

Question 20 20. Which primary afferent axons are myelinated?

Page 5

Question 21 21. Which of the following are effects that both pain and stress have on the body?

Question 22 22. What is the difference between acute and chronic pain?

Question 23 23. What is a narcotic analgesic?

Question 24 24. Which of the following are benefits of relaxation techniques for pain control?

Question 25 25. What is guided imagery?

Page 6

Question 26 26. Which of the following selections is not a symptom of fluid volume excess?

Question 27 27. Which of the following items would the nurse NOT measure for fluid intake?

Question 28 28. Which foods should be avoided when on a low sodium diet?

Question 29 29. Fill in the blank with the correct item. When elevating the lower limbs with edema, the nurse should elevate them above the ________________ level.

Question 30 30. What is tachycardia?

Understanding Pain & Pain Management in 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 "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!

Support