Integument

  1. One of the main contributors to gerontologic change is:
    Sun Exposure (photoaging)
  2. What are the types of non-melanoma skin cancers?
    • Basal cell carcinoma
    • Squamous cell carcinoma
  3. What are the common bacterial infections?
    • Impetigo
    • Cellulitis
  4. What are the common viral infections?
    • HSV I
    • HSV II
    • HZ
  5. What are common infestations and bites?
    • Bee sting
    • Pediculosis (lice)
    • Scabies
  6. How do you manage pruritis?
    Oatmeal or tar bath
  7. Which of the following patients that the nurse is scheduled to see this morning at the ambulatory care clinic is the least likely to be infected with herpes virus type 2?




    A) A patient who consistently uses condoms during sexual intercourse
  8. The nurse conducting heatlh promotion about maintaining healthy skin in the community teaches patients that the epidermis has which of the following functions:




    A) To protect tissues from physical damage and prevent water loss
  9. Psoriasis, a common autoimmune disorder is usually treated with_________
    Immunomodulators
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Integument
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