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Diuretic Questions and Answers (Q&A)

Cbrancha
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Auscultate the apical pulse for one full minute

It is critical to auscultate the apical pulse for one full minute prior to administration of digoxin. This is a PRIORITY nursing action. ...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Acetazolamide (iv) -the patient is clearly presenting with signs and symptoms of acute angle-closure glaucoma. primary acute angle- closure glaucoma occurs because of closure of a preexisting narrow...Read More

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Rickythegreat
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Eplerenome has a strong anti-androgen effect

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Cbrancha
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Dose should be administered as ordered.

The normal reference range for potassium for an adult is 3.5 to 5.1 mEq/L. Hypokalemia can make the client more susceptible to digoxin toxicity. The...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Renal failure-because 60-90% of digoxin is excreted unchanged by the kidneys, even the modest renal impairment can dramatically hasten the accumulation of digoxin to toxic concentrations in the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Acetazolamide-learning objective: describe the main adverse effects of carbonic anhydrase inhibitors.answer: athe history, the symptoms and signs of the patient suggest that he was suffering...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
A-learning objective: describe the urine profile of a patient treated with carbonic anhydraseinhibitorsanswer: aacetazolamide, a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor, is the only diuretic used to prevent...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
4,2,5,1,3-2. 4 2 5 1 3-3. 42513-4. 4, 2, 5, 1, 3-if the nurse suspects digoxin toxicity upon assessment of a patient, the priority nursing action is to withhold the drug. next, monitor the patient...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Inhibition of carbonic acid dehydration in the tubular lumen-learning objective: explain the molecular mechanism of diuretic action of carbonicanhydrase inhibitors.answer: acarbonic anhydrase is an...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Indapamide-learning objective: identify the diuretics that can cause hyponatremia.answer: fthe patient symptoms and signs suggest the diagnosis of dilutional hyponatremia, which is arare (but...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Hypovolemic hyponatremia-learning objective: explain the mechanism of thiazide-induced extracellular volume depletion.answer: cthe patient symptoms and signs suggest the diagnosis of hypovolemic...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Increased h+ secretion in the collecting tubule -thiazides and congeners adverse effects o metabolic effects hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis in part by increased na+ delivery to the cct, leading...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Enhancement of na+/ca++ exchanger in the distal tubule-learning objective: explain the mechanism of thiazides induced hypercalcemia.answer: ain the kidney, the distal convolute tubule reabsorbs...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
The increase delivery of na+ to the distal tubule-learning objective: explain the molecular mechanism of furosemide-induced metabolicalkalosis.answer: bthere are three main causes of alkalosis...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Sep 26, 2020
Hydrochlorothiazide-learning objective: describe the therapeutic use of thiazides in diabetes insipidus.answer: bpolyuria with low urine osmolality suggests the diagnosis of diabetes insipidus. to...Read More

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