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The nurse is seeing four patients at the neighborhood clinic. Which of these patients should the healthcare provider identify to be most at risk for iron-deficiency anemia?
1. The patient with a diagnosis of chronic renal failure 2. The obese patient with a history of gastric bypass surgery 2 days ago 3. The patient who follows a strict vegan diet 4. The women of childbearing age reporting a craving for ice chips Answer: 4 Rationale: Menses may increase the risk of iron-deficiency anemia in some women. Pica, the craving to eat unusual substances like ice or dirt is a classic manifestation of iron-deficiency anemia. Gastric bypass surgery may result in decreased intrinsic factor and absorption of vitamin B12. Patients with chronic renal failure require a specific diet plan. Iron-deficiency anemia will not develop as long as a vegan diet is well-planned.
_____ are psychological and/or physiological deficiencies that are the catalyst for behavior. a. Expectations b. Needs c. Cognitions d. Values
Answer: B Rationale: Needs are psychological and/or psychological deficiencies that are a catalyst for behavior. They differ over place and time. Due to environmental factors, they can be influenced to be weak or strong.
2) The quadrant that is largely responsible for digestion is _______________. a. Left Upper b. Right Upper c. Right Lower d. Left Lower
Answer: A Rationale: The Left upper quadrant of the abdomen, is often abbreviated as LUQ, contains the stomach, spleen, left lobe of the liver, body of the pancreas, left kidney and adrenal gland.
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