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Quiz Time 2 – May 17, 2016

Which state had the first nursing school that was part of a university instead of a hospital? a. Oregon b. New York c. Texas d. Minnesota Answer: D. In...

Quiz Time – May 17, 2016

Who established the Frontier Nursing Service? a. M. Adelaide Nutting b. Mary Mahoney c. Mary Breckinridge d. Dorothea Dix Answer: C. In 1925, Mary Breckinridge, a nurse midwife, established...

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Which diagnostic biomarker is detectable in the urine within 12 hours after renal tubular cells are injured? a. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin b. Cystatin C c. Tissue inhibitor...

Quiz Time – May 10, 2016

Which nurse leader introduced primary nursing? a. Marie Manthey b. Hildegard Peplau c. Lillian Wald d. Loretta Ford   Answer: A. In 1968, Marie Manthey introduced primary nursing at the...

Quiz time – 5/5/16

What was the first state to require a BSN for registered nurse licensure? a. Maryland b. North Dakota c. California d. Florida   Answer: B. In 1986, North Dakota becomes...

Quiz Time – 5/4/16

The estimated percentage of women who served in Vietnam who were nurses is a. 50% b. 64%  c. 75% d. 90%   Answer: D. Although the exact number of women...

Quiz time – Spirit of Caring, 5/29

When was the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) established at the National Institutes of Health? a. 1965 b. 1972 c. 1985 d. 1993 Answer: D. The National Center...

Quiz time — April 2016

Which statement related to hyperglycemia in patients with diabetes who are receiving nutritional support is correct? a. Incretin hormones stimulate the actions of glucagon. b....

Quiz time – February 2016

Which statement about 2,3 DPG is accurate? a. It decreases in the presence of epinephrine. b. It increases as a person ages. c. It forms when red...

Quiz time – 1/19

Which statement about sedatives is accurate? a. Sedatives and opioids sometimes are administered together, which can lead to central nervous system depression. b. Sedatives and opioids...

Quiz time – 12/15

Which of the following suggests your patient is experiencing opioid-induced respiratory depression (OIRD)? a. Respiratory rate of 11 breaths/minute b. Pulse oximetry (Spo2) of 92% c. Oxygen...

Quiz time – 12/4

Which statement about the composition of enteral nutrition (EN) is correct? a. Carbohydrates account for 49% to 53% of calories. b. Carbohydrates account for 72% to...

Quiz time – December 2015

Which of the following patients is likely to be the most sensitive to insulin? a. A 65-year-old man with sepsis b. A 26-year-old woman with...