KAPLAN MN568 Unit 8 Exam (50 questions) all are correct
The clinician prescribes glipizide (Glucotrol) for a diabetic patient. Which statement made by the patient would indicate that your teaching has been effective?
a) “I’ll take my pill at least 30 minutes before breakfast.”
b) “I’ll take my Glucotrol before bedtime.”
c) “It is important to take my medication right after I eat.”
d) “Since I only like to eat two meals a day, I can take the pill between my meals.”
Urine-free cortisol is one of four diagnostic tests recommended for Cushing’s syndrome.
A patient is diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Which of the following electrocardiogram changes should the clinician expect as a manifestation of the disease?
a) Sinus bradycardia
b) Atrial fibrillation
c) Supraventricular tachycardia
d) U waves