A 19-year-old college football player asks a nurse about taking steroids to help him "beef up" his muscles. Which statement is true? a. There should be no problems as long as he does not exceed the... recommended dosage. b. Long-term use may cause a life-threatening liver condition. c. He would need to be careful to watch for excessive weight loss. d. These drugs also tend to increase the male's sperm count. - ANSWER b. Long-term use may cause a life-threatening liver condition. In which situations would androgens be prescribed for a woman? (Select all that apply.) a. Development of secondary sex characteristics b. Fibrocystic breast disease c. Ovarian cancer d. Treatment of endometriosis e. Postmenopausal osteoporosis prevention f. Inoperable breast cancer - ANSWER b. Fibrocystic breast disease d. Treatment of endometriosis f. Inoperable breast cancer A patient will be receiving testosterone therapy for male hypogonadism and has a new prescription for transdermal testosterone (Testoderm). The nurse needs to include which teaching about the use of this medication? a. Apply the patch only to the scrotum. b. Apply the patch to the chest, back, or shoulders. c. If the adverse effects become bothersome, the patient should stop using the patch. d. The patch should be applied to a different area of the upper body each day. - ANSWER a. Apply the patch only to the scrotum. Before a patient begins therapy with finasteride (Proscar), the nurse should make sure that which laboratory test has been performed? a. Blood glucose level b. Complete blood count c. Urinalysis d. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level - ANSWER d. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level A patient is taking finasteride (Proscar) for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. His wife, who is 3 months pregnant, is worried about the adverse effects that may occur with this drug. Which statement by the nurse is the most important at this time? a. "Gastric upset may be reduced if he takes this drug on an empty stomach." b. "He should notice therapeutic effects of increased libido and erection within 1 month." c. "This medication should not even be handled by pregnant women because it may harm the fetus." d. "He may experience transient hair loss while taking this medication." - ANSWER c. "This medication should not even be handled by pregnant women because it may harm the fetus." A male patient wants to know if there are any drugs that can be used for baldness. The nurse knows that which drug, in low dosages, is used for androgenetic alopecia in men? a. finasteride (Propecia) b. vardenafil (Levitra) c. danazol (Danocrine) d. oxandrolone (Oxandrin) - ANSWER a. finasteride (Propecia) A patient has a new prescription for finasteride (Proscar). The nurse will instruct the patient about which potential adverse effects? (Select all that apply.) a. Loss of erection b. Gynecomastia c. Headaches d. Increased libido e. Ejaculatory dysfunction - ANSWER a. Loss of erection b. Gynecomastia (swelling of breast tissue) e. Ejaculatory dysfunction The nurse is teaching a patient about the possible adverse effect of priapism, which may occur when taking erectile dysfunction drugs. The nurse emphasizes that, if this occurs, the most important action is to a stay in bed until the erection ceases. b apply an ice pack for 30 minutes. c turn toward his left side and rest. d seek medical attention immediately. - ANSWER d seek medical attention immediately. During a counseling session for a group of teenage athletes, the use of androgenic steroids is discussed. The nurse will explain that which problem is a rare but devastating effect of androgenic steroid use? a Peliosis of the liver [Show More]
Last updated: 1 year ago
Preview 1 out of 5 pages
Medicine> EXAM > NCLEX PN Exam latest updated 2022 (All)
Reduce symptoms of Raynauds disease? - ANSWER Wearing gloves when handling frozen food What is Raynauds disease? - ANSWER reduced blood flow due to spasm of arteries of the feet and hands When r...
By MARKALLAN , Uploaded: Oct 07, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > FISDAP Airway Exam Questions with 100% correct Answers (All)
From the atmosphere, what structures does air pass through during ventilation? - ANSWER Starts in atmosphere, then nose, nasopharyngeal space/orophargyneal space (if mouth breather), then pharynx, lar...
By MARKALLAN , Uploaded: Nov 23, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > RMA Certification Exam 2022/2023 with complete Solution (All)
Teleological - ANSWER A _____ perspective upholds a breached confidentiality and will potentially compromise the patient-provider relationship. HMO HMO is best even though PPO and IPA are plausi...
By MARKALLAN , Uploaded: Oct 06, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > Medical_Surgical_Nursing_10th_Edition_Ignatavicius_Workman_Test_Bank (All)
By ClemBSC , Uploaded: Feb 22, 2023
Medicine> EXAM > Rasmussen Nursing Maternal Child Care Exam 1 (All)
Purpose of GYN exams - ANSWER Screens for pregnancy complications (STI's and cervical/uterine/ovarian cancer) RN role in GYN exams - ANSWER Provide comfort and educate the patient Purpose and fu...
By MARKALLAN , Uploaded: Sep 25, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > MDC 4 Exam1 Fully Answered- Graded A+ -Rasmussen University (All)
Which Migraine medications cannot be used in a patient with cardiac diseases and why? - ANSWER Triptans and Ergotamine preparations- they will cause additional vasoconstriction of the head blood vesse...
By Nancylect , Uploaded: Oct 06, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > NASM STUDY GUIDE TERMS AND EXPLANATION WITH COMPLETE SOLUTION . DOWNLOAD (All)
NASM STUDY GUIDE TERMS AND EXPLANATION WITH COMPLETE SOLUTION . DOWNLOAD
By Axeldee , Uploaded: Sep 08, 2022
Medicine> EXAM > Medication Aide quizzes and tests from all units Over 250 Questions and Answers (2022/2023) (100% Verified Answers) (All)
Medication Aide quizzes and tests from all units Over 250 Questions and Answers (20222023) (100% Verified Answers)
By A+ Solutions , Uploaded: Apr 06, 2023
Medicine> EXAM > Radiology Tech Chapter 1-5 Test With Complete Solution (All)
Radiology Tech Chapter 1-5 Test With Complete Solution
By Academicminds , Uploaded: Jul 08, 2023
Medicine> EXAM > NRP Provider Exam Section 2 Questions And Answers/ Download (All)
NRP Provider Exam Section 2 Questions And Answers/ Download
By Axeldee , Uploaded: Nov 23, 2022
Connected school, study & course
About the document
Sep 03, 2022
Number of pages
This document has been written for:
Sep 03, 2022
Avoid resits and achieve higher grades with the best study guides, textbook notes, and class notes written by your fellow students
Your fellow students know the appropriate material to use to deliver high quality content. With this great service and assistance from fellow students, you can become well prepared and avoid having to resits exams.
Your fellow student knows the best materials to research on and use. This guarantee you the best grades in your examination. Your fellow students use high quality materials, textbooks and notes to ensure high quality
Get paid by selling your notes and study materials to other students. Earn alot of cash and help other students in study by providing them with appropriate and high quality study materials.
Florida State University
Great way to get paid for all of the hard work!.
It is an excellent site to post assignment.
Florida State University
Awesome and a great way to make money!.
Thank you so much for this nice platform.
University Of South Florida
Great! It is a good place to share knowledge.
University of Windsor
G D Goenka University
It is helpful Platform for offering the notes
Louisiana State University
I love this site, they make everything so easy
Florida State University
Great tool for learning! I wish you success.
In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.
Copyright © Browsegrades · High quality services·