Electrolytes and Acid Base Balance Sample Questions

1. Which client is at highest risk for a fluid and electrolyte balance?
A. Hypotension
B. Grave’s disease
C. Diarrhea
D. Hypothyroidism

2. Which is considered insensible loss of water?
A. Skin
B. Kidney
C. GI tract
D. Liver

3. Which pressure alteration caused oedema in the body?
A. Oncotic & hydrostatic pressure
B. Osmotic pressure.
C. Hydrostatic pressure
D. Diffusion process