(Solution) NR509 Week 4: Midweek Comprehension Quiz





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The Week 4 quiz has 5 questions (multiple choice). You will have one attempt.

This quiz must be completed by Wednesday, 11:59 p.m. MT.

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Question 1

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According to the lesson, the border of the myocardium is generally located about 3 cm lateral to the left of the sternum?




The border of the myocardium is generally located about 6 cm (not 3 cm) lateral to the left of the sternum.


Question 2

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According to the lesson, heart failure can be assessed using the Framingham criteria. Which of the following findings are major criteria suggestive of heart failure? (Select all that apply)


Neck-vein distention


S3 gallop



Ankle edema

For establishing a diagnosis of CHF using the modified Framingham Criteria, 2 major criteria or 1 major and 2 minor criteria must be present. Major criteria are: Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea or orthopnea ; Neck-vein distention; Rales; Cardiomegaly; Acute pulmonary edema; S3 gallop; Increased venous pressure >16 cm of water; and Hepatojugular reflux.