FIU NUR46346 Exam 3 What is one of the strengths of the Chronic Care
Model developed first by E. H. Wagner?

FIU NUR46346 Exam 3 What is one of the strengths of the Chronic Care Model developed first

FIU NUR46346 Exam 3 What is one of the strengths of the Chronic Care Model developed first by E. H. Wagner?

It identifies and emphasizes the importance of volunteers and access to free services

It identifies essential elements of the health care system
that promotes high quality chronic disease care

It provides information on the importance of primary
prevention and education

It advocates for services and additional support as well as
political advocacy to increase chronic care access

FIU NUR46346 Exam 3 What is one of the strengths of the Chronic Care Model developed first

Question 2 A patient goes to the health clinic and states
they were bitten by a mosquito this morning and they have chills and flu like
symptoms now and are worried about meningitis. You re-assure them that it is
unlikely because symptoms will not present themselves for at least 3 days. This
time frame is called:

Period of infectivity

Infectivity route

Incubation period

Virulence period

Question 3 Common causes of chronic disease, caused by lifestyle
choices, includes all the items below except:

Physical inactivity

Excessive drinking


Tobacco use

Question 4 You visit Ms. X at home, who has COPD, for a home
health visit. She has continued to smoke even though she had a recent admission
to the hospital for a COPD exacerbation. Today she tells you that she is
thinking of using the patches to try to quit and wants you to tell her more
about the patches and the support systems available to help her quit. Ms. X is
in what stage of change according to the Stages of Change Model ?





Question 5 Prochaska et al. suggest that behavioral change
occurs in the following order

Preparation, contemplation, maintenance, termination

Action, maintenance, contemplation, termination

Preparation, action, maintenance, termination

Pre-contemplation, action, preparation, termination

Question 6 Caregivers for those with chronic illness or
disability may have few or no resources to share the tasks and responsibilities
and may develop fatigue, depression, and emotional distress. This condition is

Caregiver Fatigue

Caregiver Role Strain

Caregiver Support

Respite Care

FIU NUR46346 Exam 3 What is one of the strengths of the Chronic Care
Model developed first

Question 7 According to the Video from 20/20, Sick in
America, under socialized medicine, in other countries, there is no rationing
of healthcare nor long wait times for treatment.



Question 8 Immunizations are an examples of which prevention
to avoid the spread of communicable disease?




None of the above

Question 9 According to the NOVA Genetics video: Genomics
tells us there are mutations on genes that cause disease and new gene based
therapy/medications are being created to correct these mutations by inserting a
gene into a patient’s cells instead of using drugs or surgery.



Question 10 Chipotle shut down some stores because of E.Coli
contamination that resulted in at least 20 hospitalizations. Jimmy John’s had
an outbreak of Salmonella. What is the name of this type of illness/infection
which causes unnecessary illness, hospitalization and additional cost to the
health care system which is completely preventable?





Question 11 For which condition is Direct Observed Therapy
the best treatment method to ensure the patient follows the prescribed
treatment plan to avoid further spread of the disease?





Question 12 Cuba is reported to have a lower infant
mortality rate than the United States. According Human Rights advocates in the
video, the Healthcare in Cuba is not what is shown in the video created by
Michael Moore. In fact, the United Nations only publishes data reported by
countries and does not verify any information provided.



Question 13 Grief emerging from continual loss during the
trajectory of an illness or disability is called:



chronic sorrow


Question 14 Disease may be transmitted by

Droplet nuclei

Soiled clothing

Dust particles

All of the above

Question 15 Public health nurses working with patients who
are newly disabled need to be aware of the four basic stages of adjustment to
disability which are:

Fear, adjustment, grief, and acceptance

Shock, denial, anger, acceptance

Fear, shock, grief, adjustment

Shock, denial, grief, despair

Question 16 During which stage of the Stages of Change Model
does the patient not want to consider change and your role as a nurse and
educator encourages re-evaluation and acknowledgement of the risk of doing





Question 17

H5N1, the Avian Flu, is deadly to birds and the first documented human case occurred in 1997. H3N8 viruses from horses have recently crossed over and has caused outbreaks in dogs. In 1998, the H3N2 virus from
humans also crossed over into pigs and caused widespread disease among pigs.
These kinds of infections are called:





Question 18

According to the Nova Genetics documentary, we have focused
on treating people with disease and much less effort to prevent the disease in
the first place. If you are going to shift to prevention which could be one of
the most critical tools you could imagine?


Genome Sequencing


Gene splicing

Question 19 The following are all disparities that affect
health in chronic illness and disability except:

Racial disparities

Gender disparities

Economic disparities

Geographic disparities

Question 20 Ms. H, an 80 year old female has been diagnosed
with a rare form of leukemia. The oncologist tells her that she has a 50-50
chance of 5 year survival after chemotherapy but that the chemotherapy is
expected to make her very sick. They tell her her life expectancy would be
about 1 year without treatment. Ms H. decides she will refuse treatment. When
the nurse asks her why she decided against treatment she tells her she has had
a good and long life but she has now declined significantly because of
debilitating arthritis and is almost wheelchair bound. All her loved ones have
all passed and she is at peace with enjoying the remainder of the year she has
left and making the most of it rather than take a chance on spending the final
year very sick from chemo and end up dying anyway. This typology of
nonadherence is called:

Ignorance and inadequate knowledge

post traumatic stress

educated nonadherence

nonadherence from psychological resistance or