Test Bank Pediatric Primary Care 6th Edition Burns, Dunn, Brady
1. A child who has attentiondeficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has difficu... [Show More] lty ID: 13348413834 stopping activities to begin other activities at school. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner understands that this is due to difficulty with the selfregulation component of
A. emotional control.
B. flexibility. Correct
2. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner cares for a preschoolage child ID: 13348413832 who was exposed to drugs prenatally. The child bites other children and has tantrums when asked to stop but is able to state later why this behavior is wrong. This child most likely has a disorder of
A. executive function. Correct
B. information processing.
C. sensory processing.
D. social cognition.
3. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner uses the Neurodevelopmental ID: 13348413842 Learning Framework to assess cognition and learning in an adolescent. When evaluating social cognition, the nurse practitioner will ask the adolescent A. about friends and activities at school. Correct
B. if balancing sports and homework is difficult.
C. to interpret material from a pie chart.
D. to restate the content of something just read.
4. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner is evaluating a schoolage child ID: 13348413838 who has been diagnosed with ADHD. Which plan will the nurse practitioner recommend asking the child’s school about to help with academic performance?
A. 504 Correct
5. The parent of a child diagnosed with ADHD tells the primary care pediatric ID: 13348413844 nurse practitioner that the child gets overwhelmed by homework assignments, doesn’t seem to know which ones to do first, and then doesn’t do any assignments. The nurse practitioner tells the parent that this represents impairment in which executive function? A.
6. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner is considering medication ID: 13348413826 options for a schoolage child recently diagnosed with ADHD who has a primarily hyperactive presentation. Which medication will the nurse practitioner select initially?
A. Lowdose stimulant
B. Moderatedose stimulant Correct
C. Lowdose nonstimulant
D. Moderatedose nonstimulant
7. The parent of a 4yearold child reports that the child gets upset when the ID: 13348413824 hall light is left on at night and won’t leave the house unless both shoes are tied equally tight. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner recognizes that this child likely has which type of sensory processing disorder?
B. Overresponder Correct
C. Sensory seeker
8. The parent of a preschoolage child who is diagnosed with a sensory ID: 13348413828 processing disorder (SPD) asks the primary care pediatric nurse practitioner how to help the child manage the symptoms. What will the nurse practitioner recommend?
A. Establishing a reward system for acceptable behaviors
B. Introducing the child to a variety of new experiences
C. Maintaining predictable routines as much as possible Correct D.
Providing frequent contact, such as hugs and cuddling
9. The primary care pediatric nurse practitioner is performing an examination on ID: 13348413846 a 5yearold child who exhibits ritualistic behaviors, avoids contact with other children, and has limited speech. The parent reports having had concerns more than 2 years ago about autism, but was told that it was too early to diagnose. What will the nurse practitioner do first?
A. Administer an MCHAT screen to screen the child for communication and
B. Ask the parent to describe the child’s earlier behaviors from [Show Less]