Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice Nurse Prescribers 4th edition Woo Test Bank


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  • Published: 2015
  • ISBN-13: 978-0803638273
  • ISBN-10: 0803638272


pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice nurse prescribers 4th edition test bank Table of Contents


1. The Role of the Nurse Practitioner as Prescriber

2. Review of Basic Principles of Pharmacology

3. Rational Drug Selection

4. Legal and Professional Issues in Prescribing

5. Adverse Drug Reactions

6. Factors that Foster Positive Outcomes

7. Cultural and Ethnic Influences in Pharmacotherapeutics

8. An Introduction to Pharmacogenomics

9. Nutrition and Nutraceuticals

10. Herbal Therapy and Nutritional Supplements

11. Information Technology and Pharmacotherapeutics

12. Pharmacoeconomics

13. Over-the-Counter Medications


14. Drugs Affecting the Autonomic Nervous System

15. Drugs Affecting the Central Nervous System

16. Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular and Renal Systems

17. Drugs Affecting the Respiratory System

18. Drugs Affecting the Hematopoietic System

19. Drugs Affecting the Immune System

20. Drugs Affecting the Gastrointestinal System

21. Drugs Affecting the Endocrine System

22. Drugs Affecting the Reproductive System

23. Drugs Affecting the Integumentary System

24. Drugs Used in Treating Infectious Diseases

25. Drugs Used in Treating Inflammatory Processes

26. Drugs Used in Treating Eye and Ear Disorders


27. Anemia

28. Chronic Stable Angina and Low-Risk Unstable Angina

29. Anxiety and Depression

30. Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

31. Contraception

32. Dermatologic Conditions

33. Diabetes Mellitus

34. Gastroesophageal Reflux and Peptic Ulcer Disease

35. Headaches

36. Heart Failure

37. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease and Acquired Immunodefiency Syndrome

38. Hormone Replacement Therapy and Osteoporosis

39. Hyperlipidemia

40. Hypertension

41. Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism

42. Pneumonia

43. Smoking Cessation

44. Sexually Transmitted Infections and Vaginitis

45. Tuberculosis

46. Upper Respiratory Infections: Otitis Media and Otitis Externa

47. Urinary Tract Infections


48. Women as Patients

49. Men as Patients

50. Pediatric Patients

51. Geriatric Patients

52. Pain Management: Acute and Chronic Pain

Chapter 1. The Role of the Nurse Practitioner

Multiple Choice

Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

____ 1. Nurse practitioner prescriptive authority is regulated by:

1. The National Council of State Boards of Nursing
2. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
3. The State Board of Nursing for each state
4. The State Board of Pharmacy

____ 2. The benefits to the patient of having an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) prescriber include:

1. Nurses know more about Pharmacology than other prescribers because they take it both in their basic nursing program and in their APRN program.
2. Nurses care for the patient from a holistic approach and include the patient in decision making regarding their care.
3. APRNs are less likely to prescribe narcotics and other controlled substances.
4. APRNs are able to prescribe independently in all states, whereas a physician’s assistant needs to have a physician supervising their practice.

____ 3. Clinical judgment in prescribing includes:

1. Factoring in the cost to the patient of the medication prescribed
2. Always prescribing the newest medication available for the disease process
3. Handing out drug samples to poor patients
4. Prescribing all generic medications to cut costs

____ 4. Criteria for choosing an effective drug for a disorder include:

1. Asking the patient what drug they think would work best for them
2. Consulting nationally recognized guidelines for disease management
3. Prescribing medications that are available as samples before writing a prescription
4. Following U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration guidelines for prescribing

____ 5. Nurse practitioner practice may thrive under health-care reform because of:

1. The demonstrated ability of nurse practitioners to control costs and improve patient outcomes
2. The fact that nurse practitioners will be able to practice independently
3. The fact that nurse practitioners will have full reimbursement under health-care reform
4. The ability to shift accountability for Medicaid to the state level

Chapter 1. The Role of the Nurse Practitioner

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