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The College of Maasin

Nisi Dominus Frustra

School of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences

Name: Date:

General Instruction: 1 erasure will be 1 point deduction.

I. Identification/ Fill in the blanks

___________________1. This is filed when patients suffer injury, inappropriate care seeking damage for

personal injury.

___________________2. This is essential to fully understand the health needs of an older person.

___________________3. The members of the interdisciplinary team must not only be knowledgeable in

the content area of gerontology or geriatrics but also be educated regarding the issues of Team Dynamics.

___________________4. Assumes only ones own discipline is competent to solve the problems of the

older patient.

___________________5. Assessment of an older person for appropriate placement within the nursing

home or within a long term care system is done using the _____________.

___________________6. This is the state of complete, physical, mental, and social well-being and not

merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

___________________7. In giving care to our patients, we must keep this in mind since this affects the

ability to provide safe nursing care to older adult patient.

___________________8. What organization developed the 12 standards for cultural competence in

nursing practice?

___________________ 9. This is professional nursing care that is culturally sensitive, culturally

appropriate, and culturally competent.

___________________10. This is composed of 3 distinct populations: the nurse, patient and direct


___________________11. In Nursing Assessment, we focus on the framework that consists of 11


___________________12. This refers to the naming of the individuals response to actual or potential

health problems or life processes.

___________________13. NANDA stands for ________.

___________________14. This is defined as dysfunctional health patterns.

___________________15. The part of NCP formulation wherein the gerontological nurse will choose

appropriate direct of indirect interventions in collaboration of the older adult, the family and the

interdisciplinary team.

___________________16. This means diminishing lean muscle mass or loss of muscle tissue as a natural

part of the aging process.

___________________17. This refers to the loss of teeth.

___________________18. This refers to the lack of sufficient saliva production.

___________________19. This refers to the decrease In size, and number of glands and mucous

membranes in the stomach

___________________20. This refers to the loss of hydrochloric acid production

___________________21. This is needed for Vit. B12 absorption in the ileum

___________________22. This analogy can be used as a strategy in guiding elderlies having poor vision

during meal time.

___________________23. A type of dietary standards that translates scientific recommendations of the

Dietary reference intake into recommendation for daily eating.

___________________24. This vitamin is required for maintaining bone mineralization and proper serum

Ca levels and a deficiency may lead to rickets, osteomalacia and poor bone mineralization.

___________________25. This is required in cell division and to maintain myelin sheaths of the central

nervous system.


1-5 Give 5 variables affecting Holistic Geriatric Assessment

6-8 These are 3 key members of the Interdisciplinary team

9-10. Dysfunctional patterns deviate from established norms or form and individuals previous condition
or goals. What are the 2 types of dysfunctional patterns?

11-12 What are the 2 main goals relating to the delivery of culturally competent care

13-15 Three distinct population of the CultureCare Triad

16-19 Major Components of the persons heritage

20-21 Give 2 symptoms of Vitamin B6 deficiency

22-25 Give Four sources of Vitamin B6