Join our Nursing Review Community! Subscribe below. Its Free!

Join NurseReview.Org Community!

Get Connected With Other Nurses All Over The World! Its Free!! Enter your email to receive the Nursing Board Exam NLE Quick Result!


         Nursing Board Exam Result Subscribers PRC December NLE Quick Results Subscription

NurseReview.Org helps nurses all over the world keep in touch with each other. We provide an interactive environment where nurses can share their experience, ask questions regarding issues, provide assistance, etc.

If you want to be informed through email regarding NLE RESULTS, Nursing News, Retrogression Updates, New Nursing Board Exam Question & Answer, Latest Updates Regarding Nclex, please subscribe to us by filling in your email address above.

NOTE: You email address will be kept private and will not be distributed to spammers.
com/albums/dd234/jben501/philippinenurses/need_help_nursing.jpg" border="0" width="400" height="400" />

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Nursing Care Diabetes Patients

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. One advantage of subscribing to RSS feeds is that you don't have to constantly re-visit this site to check for updates within specific sections you might be interested in because your browser or Feed reader will do this for you automatically on a regular basis plus you can even get email notification. Thank you so much. Enjoy!

1. Insulin inhibits the release of _______.

a. Glucagon
b. ADH
c. Beta cells
d. Somatostatin

2. Which of the following is caused by insulin release?

a. Increased breakdown of fats
b. Increase breakdown of proteins
c. Decreased blood sugar
d. Causes glucose to be phosphorylated in kidney

3. Glucagon causes increased blood sugar and causes slow breakdown of glycogen in the liver.


4. As blood glucose decreases glucagon is inhibited.


5. Glucagon increases blood levels of glucose by causing liver to breakdown glycogen.


6. Which of the following is not true about Type I DM?

a. May be linked to autoimmunity
b. Onset usually prior to age 20
c. Beta islet cells destroyed
d. Does not require insulin injections

7. Which of the following is not true about Type II DM?

a. Considered adult onset diabetes
b. Cause unknown may be due to genetics
c. Require insulin 80% of cases
d. May take a drug that sensitize cells or increase insulin release

8. Which of the following is not an effect of diabetes?

a. Small vessel occlusion
b. Necrosis of extremities
c. Ketone Body production
d. Decreased fat metabolism

9. Which of the following is not an indicator of a hypoglycemic condition?

a. Fatigue
b. Poor appetite
c. Tachycardia
d. Confusion

10. Which of the following is not an adverse effect of oral hypoglycemics?

a. Hypoglycemia
b. Headache
c. Rashes
d. Projectile vomiting

11. Which of the following is not an adverse effect of glucagon?

a. Allergic reaction
b. Vomiting
c. Nausea
d. Fever

12. Which of the following drugs may be given as an immunosuppressant soon after onset of Type I Diabetes?

a. Torsemide
b. Cyclosporine
c. Clofibrate
d. Ceftriaxone

13. Which of the following is not considered an endocrine hormone?

a. Renin
b. Insulin
c. Glucagon
d. Somatostatin

14. What type of cells secrete glucagon?

a. Beta cells
b. Alpha cells
c. Plasma cells
d. Acinar cells

15. What type of cells secrete insulin?

a. Beta cells
b. Alpha cells
c. Plasma cells
d. Acinar cells

16. Which of the following would not be considered an acute effect of diabetes mellitus?

a. Polyuria
b. Weight gain
c. Polydipsia
d. Polyphagia

17. Which of the following is not an accurate test for diabetes?

a. Glucose tolerance test
b. HbA1c
c. Fasting serum glucose
d. Fasting glucagon test

18. Which of the following is not an indicator of diabetic ketoacidosis?

a. Hyperthermia
b. Nausea/Vomiting
c. Slow and shallow breathing
d. Psychosis leading to dementia

19. Which of the following is not related to a chronic diabetes mellitus condition?

a. Atherosclerosis
b. Neuropathy
c. Glaucoma
d. Hypotension

20. Which of the following conditions is not linked to diabetic ketoacidosis?

a. Cerebral edema
b. Arrhythmias
c. Peptic ulcers
d. Mucormycosis


Philippine Nurses in Action

Search for Nursing Jobs Abroad!

Quick Nursing Facts:

NLE Results December 2011 Results

December 2011 Nursing Board Exam Successful Examinees for the December NLE 2011

Nursing Board Exam July 2010 NLE PRC

July 2011 Nursing Board Exam Successful Examinee PRC

List of Successful Examinees for Nursing Licensure Examination July 2011 Conducted by the PRC

We are one of the few websites to post results right after the Philippine Regulatory Board have release the list of successful examinees

Results for July 2011 NLE Board Exam

July 2011 NLE Nursing Licensure Examination Results List Of Passers

Recommended Books

Filipino Nurse Tag Rolls

NursingReview.Org Disclaimer

© 2008-2009 NurseReview.Org This site contains links to other Web sites. The owner of this blog has no control over the content or privacy practices of those sites. The information provided here is for general information purpose only. Comments are moderated. If in any case the owner approves a comment, it should not be taken as an endorsement of that comment. The owner doesn't claim full ownership of all photos or articles posted on this site. If the respective copyright owners wish for their photos or articles to be taken down, feel free to e-mail me and it will be taken down immediately.