By Maria T. Codina Leik MSN APRN BC FNP-C
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Notes 1) Option B is the most specific approach in the evaluation for suicide in this case. ”) is a question commonly asked of teenagers, it is incorrect because it does not give specific information about suicidal ideation or specific plans of suicide. 3) Always avoid picking answer choices in which an intervention is delayed. ” is a good example. This advice is applicable to all areas of the test. 4) Teenagers are separating from their parents emotionally and value their privacy highly. When interviewing a teen, do it privately (without parents) and with the parent(s) present.
Her last menstrual period was 2 months ago. She denies being sexually active. Her urine pregnancy test is negative. Which of the following would you advise the child’s mother: a) Consult with a pediatric endocrinologist to rule out problems with the hypothalamus, pituitary, and adrenal (HPA) axis b) Advise the mother that irregular menstrual cycles are common during the first year after menarche c) Advise the mother that her child is starting menarche early and has precocious puberty d) Ask the medical assistant to get labs drawn for TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone), FSH (follicle stimulating hormone), and estradiol levels III.
3rd step: The work-up is determined by the differential diagnosis for microcytic anemia. These are iron deficiency and alpha/beta thalassemia trait/minor for the exams. 20 16:49 P1: SBT SVNF030C02 SVNF030/Leik September 20, 2007 Question Dissection and Analysis 2) In iron-deficiency anemia, the following results are found: Low (serum ferritin and serum iron levels) Elevated (TIBC/transferrin levels) 3) In alpha or beta thalassemia trait or minor, the following results are found: Normal to high (ferritin/iron levels) Normal (TIBC/transferrin levels) 4) The gold standard test to diagnose thalassemia (or any anemia with abnormal hemoglobin, such as sickle cell) is the hemoglobin electrophoresis.