The NP is evaluating a patient with Parkinson’s Disease who has been taking Carbidopa/Levodopa for the past year.

1. The NP is evaluating a patient with Parkinson’s Disease who has been taking Carbidopa/Levodopa for the past year. Which adverse reaction will the NP educate the patient about?

 

A. Dyskinesia

 

B. Glaucoma

 

C. Hypotension

 

D. Respiratory Depression

 

 

 

2. What STI is asymptomatic in 75% of women and can cause chronic pelvic pain and infertility?

 

A. Syphilis

 

B. Trichomoniasis

 

C. Chlamydia

 

D. HPV

 

 

 

3. A 25-year-old pregnant woman in her first trimester comes to her appointment with complaints of chunky white discharge, itching, and labia swelling. She suspects she has a yeast infection. She has had one in the past and had taken fluconazole with great relief. As the NP why would you avoid prescribing Fluconazole for this patient?

 

 

 

4. What type of seizure matches this definition? A restricted part of one cerebral hemisphere has been activated.

 

A. Simple Seizure

 

B. Myoclonic

 

C. Atonic

 

D. Partial Seizure

 

 

 

5. What criteria must be met for a diagnosis of Epilepsy? What ages do seizures usually begin?

INSTRUCTIONS-

 

· Answer the five (5) quiz questions below. Answer questions that

 

· Provide an evidence-based rationale for each of your answers to the five (5) questions.  

 

· Provide a citation and matching reference is required from the course textbook for each of the five (5) rationales.  Textbook name provide below

 

· Provide one evidence-based learning point related to the quiz questions.  Provide a current APA (within 5 years) citation and matching reference.  Sources may include course textbook, professional organizations, clinical practice guidelines, research studies, etc.  

 

Text book- Rosenthal, L. & Burchum, J. (2021).Lehne’s pharmacotherapeutics for advanced practice nurses and physician assistants(2nd ed.). Elsevier.

The NP is evaluating a patient with Parkinson’s Disease who has been taking Carbidopa/Levodopa for the past year.

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