178 Multiple choice questions
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act - 1996- written to protect the privacy of health info.,
- Cortisone and Adrenalin
- 60-80 mmHg
- Fragile, thin or rolling veins
- initial symptoms appear, which may be vague and nonspecific. They may include mild fever, headache, and loss of usual energy
- Press firmly over area or artery
- malignant tumor
- Betadine, Hibiclens & Hydrogen peroxide
- Force exerted on arterial walls during contraction,
Sound force exerted during cardiac relaxation.
- a/c, veins of the fore arm, back of the hand, wrist, foot
- Weakness and wasting away caused by disuse of muscle over a long period of time.
- Frequency, Burning and urgency
- 4th intercostal space at the left mid axillary line
- Temperature taken at the armpit
- A process that uses chemical agents to achieve sterilization
- Side Affect
- vastus lateralis
- procedures used to reduce and prevent the spread of microorganisms
- foot doctor
- accepted medical use, least potential for abuse. Robitussin
- inability to control urination
- first morning sample
- 5th intercostal space at the midclavicular line.
- 1. Identify, 2. Wash hands/Don gloves, 3. Apply Tourniquet, 4. Position in close proximity, 5. Place arm in down position.
- Standard Precautions
- S-A node to Purkinje Fibers
- To identify high risk patients
- No special equipment is required.
- The collection of blood that has escaped from the blood vessels into tissue.
- benign tumor of lymph vessels
- Progressive degenerative liver disease
- To prevent serious complications.
- depolarization of the atria
- Fluctuating fever that returns to or below baseline then rises again.
- Pulmonary Vein
- Dorsal Recumbent
- Fever that alternately rises and drops, but which has no interval of normal body temperature
- Surgical Asepsis
- Abnormally decreased muscular movement.
- abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
- blood cultures, tubes without additives, tubes with additives
- Rapid breathing above 20 per minute
- Pupils Equally Reactive Responsive to Light and Accommodation.
- Drug Enforcement Agency
- Digital S curve of large intestine
- Straighten auditory canal by pulling auricle back and up.
- Dry mouth
- Abnormally decreased motor function or activity.
- One minute duration, wash hands & wrist, Hold hands down during rinse, clean under nails.
- Use bulb-tipped syringe
- LESSER degree of abuse potential with accepted medical usefulness, abuse leads to moderate dependence. Refil 5x in 6 months
- surgical removal of gallbladder
restricted medical use, high potential for abuse. Opium, Codeine,
Cocaine, Fentanyl, Methadone, Meth, Morphine, Amphetamine, PCP,
- 60 seconds
- have acceptable medical uses with limited risk of abuse or dependence (benzodiazepines, nonnarcotic analgesics, phenobarbital)
- to provide amino acids
- 1-3 ml
- Place the patient in a prone position.
- Supine, Dorsal recumbent, Lithotomy, Fowler's, Knee to Chest, Prone, Sim's
- d. when checking the order, after calculating the dose, and before putting drug back on shelf
- Used for instruments that easily corrode
- Use palm of hand against trochanter with tip of finger on anterior iliac spine.
- Dispense fifty tablets penicillin 500 mg each and have patient take four times a day.
- cardiac muscle tissue, middle heart wall
- Enhances the action of another drug.
- wandering baseline
- Decreased in numbers of respirations.
Absence of fever
Fever is present
- blood in the urine
absence of urine
excessive urination at night
- Test used to measure distance visual acuity.
- Hemostat, Forceps and Needle holder
- Palpate the antecubital fossa with your index finger.
- Are used to detect bacterial, fungal, or viral infection in the throat.
- Detect occult blood
- Pus in urine
- Apply three to four inches above puncture site
- poor glucose control
- After Bipolar Leads
- 30 degrees and 2 inches below armpit
- transurethral prostatectomy
- Fusing together of the bones of the middle ear resulting in conductive hearing loss.
Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan for treatment.
- temperature taken in ear
- Pelvic examination only
- A fever that remains constant above the baseline; it does not fluctuate.
- No accepted medical use in US, and high abuse potiential. ex: heroin, marijuana
- Meniere's disease
- decreased in size or wasting away of body part or tissue
- muscle inflammation and weakness resulting from infection or autoimmune disease
- Practices that keep objects and areas sterile or free from microorganisms
- when intestines absorb too much iorn
- use a stopwatch to measure the time
- surgical remodeling of a diseased or damaged joint
- enlargement of the spleen
- from the occipital protuberance to the supraorbital prominence
- body surface area
- Be knowledgeable about drug administered.
- Alternating current (AC) interference
- Chronological set of notes for each visit.
- the wasting away of a body organ or tissue
- Anticonvulsant, Dilantin
- Living Will
- Preferred Provider Organization.
- 15 months
- Drug interaction
- Patient Self-Determination Act
- paralysis of one side of the body
- 1 tsp
- Health Maintenance Organization
- large amount of urine
- Mode of Transmission
- inflammation of muscle tissue
- Irritable bowel disease
- side of thigh
- supine, dorsal recumbent, lethatomy, fowlers, knee to chest, prone, sims.
- type 1 diabetes mellitus
- wrong dosage
- difficult breathing
abnormal deep respiration
Difficulty or inability to breath unless in an upright position
- . biopsy
- By keeping surfaces dry.
- Graves' disease
- Uses steam under pressure to obtain high temperature of 250-245F with exposure of 20-40 min. (Autoclave)
- a malignant tumor derived from muscle tissue
- slow heart rate, usually below 60 beats per minute
- Macular degeneration
- school entry and every ten years
- Transient ischemic attack; temporary interference with the blood supply to the brain
- Parental & Oral
- Temperature taken by forehead.
- Painful urination
- An instrument for examining the tympanic membrane (Ear)
- interstitial cystitis