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Multiple-choice questions

This activity contains 19 questions.

Question 1.
Antimicrobial resistance:

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Question 2.
Which of the following requires monitoring while a client is on sulphonamide therapy?

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Question 3.
Which of the following penicillins is ß-lactamase resistant?

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Question 4.
Which of the following antimicrobial drug groups has a narrow spectrum of activity?

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Question 5.
There are four generations of cephalosporins. A general characteristic of this group as you move from the first generation to the fourth is that:

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Question 6.
Which one of the following groups of antimicrobial agents does not act by inhibiting protein synthesis?

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Question 7.
Interferons a and ß stimulate immunity by:

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Question 8.
A characteristic of vaccines made from live attenuated organisms is:

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Question 9.
Which of the following drugs would not be expected to suppress immunity?

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Question 10.
Which adverse reaction of cytotoxic drugs is not considered an immediate effect?

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Question 11.
Normal cell populations that are not highly susceptible to the effects of cytotoxic drugs are:

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Question 12.
In general, which of the following does not need to be monitored in a client receiving cytotoxic drug therapy?

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Question 13.
Which of the following antimicrobial agents has a time-dependent activity on microorganisms?

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Question 14.
Cross-sensitivity occurs between penicillin agents and other antimicrobial groups. Which of the following antimicrobial agents is not associated with cross-sensitivity with penicillin agents?

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Question 15.
When using isoniazid for the treatment of tuberculosis, which of the following vitamins from the vitamin B group is also recommended to reduce the risk of peripheral neuropathy?

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Question 16.
When using oseltamivir to treat influenza, it should be taken no later than _____ hours after the onset of infection for maximum benefit.

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Question 17.
The corticosteroids prednisolone and dexamethasone are used in preference to other corticosteroids for transplant rejection because they:

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Question 18.
Which one of the following statements is correct regarding somatic gene therapy?

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Question 19.
Which of the following is a problem associated with synthetic delivery methods in gene therapy?

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