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NCLEX Practice Question of the Week

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Here is the weekly question posted on the NCSBN Learning Extension:

A nurse assesses the use of coping mechanisms by an adolescent one week after the client had a motor vehicle accident resulting in multiple serious injuries. Which of these characteristics are likely to be observed by the nurse?

  1. Ambivalence, dependence, demanding
  2. Denial, projection, regression
  3. Intellectualization, rationalization, repression
  4. Identification, assimilation, withdrawal

The correct answer is: 2 – Denial, projection, regression


Written by stereotypicalone

August 9, 2010 at 09:19

Posted in NCLEX

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