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When auscultating the heart for aortic insufficiency, ask the patient to:
What is the maximum half-life elimination of warfarin (Coumadin)?
A birth defect characterized by a hole in the septum that separates the two upper chambers of the heart is:
When examining a patient with atopic dermatitis, there is a thickening and roughening of the skin with increased visibility of the normal skin furrows. This condition is termed:
A female patient has the following characteristics. Which one represents the greatest risk factor for development of type 2 diabetes?
When auscultating the enlarged thyroid with a stethoscope, a bruit is suggestive of:
A patient is started on a sulfonylurea (i.e., glyburide). The nurse practitioner informs the patient that sulfonylureas are likely to:
Ophthalmoscopic examination of the fundus reveals small, rounded, slightly irregular red spots embedded in the retina. These findings are consistent with:
The first step in the pathogenesis of otitis externa is:
An older adult has suspected vitamin B12 deficiency. Which of the following lab indices is more indicative of a vitamin B12 deficiency?
The type of hernia in which the hernial sac protrudes directly through the abdominal wall in the region of Hesselbach triangle is called a(n):
Folic acid deficiency is an example of which type of anemia?
Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) is primarily stored in the:
A patient with testicular torsion will have a:
Prostate gland enlargement that narrows the urethral lumen and leads to increased prostatic smooth muscle tone is:
A 25-year-old pregnant woman has asymptomatic bacteriuria. The best treatment plan for this patient is to:
A patient you are caring for in your clinic has Medicare Part B. What does this mean?
Albuterol (ProAir HFA), used in the treatment of asthma, causes bronchodilation by:
An Infection of the tracheobronchial tree that causes reversible bronchial inflammation is:
A 26-year-old female patient has been diagnosed with gonorrhea. How should she be managed?