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  1. a primary component of well baby visitsFrequency, Burning and urgency

          

  2. What is the appropriate action when palpating for a vein in the upper arm?to provide amino acids

          

  3. Which procedure is the surgical repair of cartilageAfter Bipolar Leads

          

  4. What organ is examined by a sigmoidoscopy?Digital S curve of large intestine

          

  5. Axillary TemperatureDry mouth

          

  6. Which disorder is a malignant neoplasm of connective tissues?micturition

          

  7. What is the source oriented medical record format?1 tsp

          

  8. Microorganisms that can cause infectious disease.Press firmly over area or artery

          

  9. Which of the following would be a safe area to inject a medication?wrong dosage

          

  10. The blood type of the universal donor isIPV

          

  11. The preferred sample for pregnancy testing is obtained as amicturition

          

  12. When measuring for crutches, what is the elbow angle and the distance from of the top of the crutch to the armpit?HBV

          

  13. Which of the following is the most appropriate method of diagnosing testicular cancer. biopsy

          

  14. the following specimens usually requires preservatives in the containermicturition

          

  15. Surgical AsepsisPractices that keep objects and areas sterile or free from microorganisms

          

  16. Which of the following is the most commonly used syringe1-3 ml

          

  17. OtosclerosisAn instrument for examining the tympanic membrane (Ear)

          

  18. Which of the following is the main function of proteinto provide amino acids

          

  19. Which of the following is the correct interpretation of a prescription that reads Penicillin V 500 mg po qid #50Dispense fifty tablets penicillin 500 mg each and have patient take four times a day.

          

  20. Hematuria
    Anuria
    Nocturia
    Oliguria
    blood in the urine
    absence of urine
    excessive urination at night
    Scanty Urine

          

  21. Medical AsepsisPractices that keep objects and areas sterile or free from microorganisms

          

  22. Term used for number of times a women has been pregnantMultipara

          

  23. pain within a boneitching

          

  24. Foreign object such as blood clot, circulating the blood.Pulmonary Vein

          

  25. Lymphangiomabenign tumor of lymph vessels

          

  26. Normal values for fasting blood sugar aremumps

          

  27. Symptoms of CystitisFrequency, Burning and urgency

          

  28. Common compounds extracted from adrenal glands of animals.Cortisone and Adrenalin

          

  29. Temporal Artery TemperatureA process that uses chemical agents to achieve sterilization

          

  30. Which link does wearing gloves effectively break in the infection cycle?inability to control urination

          

  31. Recommended order for checking best available vein site?a/c, veins of the fore arm, back of the hand, wrist, foot

          

  32. What is the meaning of urinary incontinence?inability to control urination

          

  33. The patient is due for a seven month checkup and comes into the office the next day. Which of the following examinations would be set up for her?Receiver

          

  34. How are the augment leads recorded?Temperature taken at the armpit

          

  35. When one drug potentates or diminishes the action of another drug?use a stopwatch to measure the time

          

  36. What are Heparin and CoumadinAnticoagulants

          

  37. Intermittent FeverFluctuating fever that returns to or below baseline then rises again.

          

  38. Albin/o
    Hidr/o
    melan/o
    onych/o
    xer/o
    Fever
    Absence of fever
    Fever is present

          

  39. the most appropriate action when marking an injection site on the hip toward the front of the bodyUse palm of hand against trochanter with tip of finger on anterior iliac spine.

          

  40. Schedule 5accepted medical use, least potential for abuse. Robitussin

          

  41. HIPAAHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act - 1996- written to protect the privacy of health info.,

          

  42. Which of the following best describes one of the most accurate methods of calculating medication dosage for infants and childrenNo special equipment is required.

          

  43. An elevated finding of glycosylated hemoglobin indicatesuse a stopwatch to measure the time

          

  44. The process whereby the drug is transported from the blood to the intended site of action?Distribution

          

  45. Which of the following best describes why the oral route is the most widely used method of drug administration30 degrees and 2 inches below armpit

          

  46. When is a syringe most often used for venipuncture?inability to control urination

          

  47. The person that decodes the message.Fluctuating fever that returns to or below baseline then rises again.

          

  48. HermochromatosisThe collection of blood that has escaped from the blood vessels into tissue.

          

  49. Most important action when performing a nasal irrigation on an adult?Straighten auditory canal by pulling auricle back and up.

          

  50. Major purpose of prenatal history?To prevent serious complications.

          

  51. How can a blood pressure reading be taken on a child if one cannot be obtained in the usual manner60-80 mmHg

          

  52. Lead for V6 reading?4th intercostal space at the left mid axillary line

          

  53. Which condition is the complete suppression of urine formation by the kidneysto provide amino acids

          

  54. Artifact that can be caused by poor quality of gel?1 tsp

          

  55. Medical aseptic hand washing methods.By keeping surfaces dry.

          

  56. Appropriate action taken when performing ear irrigation on an adult?Use bulb-tipped syringe

          

  57. Hearing loss that is progressive and associated with aging?osteomyelitis

          

  58. Pruritusitching

          

  59. Related Artifact to ECGAlternating current (AC) interference

          

  60. Bradycardialarge amount of urine

          

  61. Weakness or slight paralysis of a musccleBetadine, Hibiclens & Hydrogen peroxide

          

  62. Dysurialarge amount of urine

          

  63. Hemiplegiaparalysis of one side of the body

          

  64. PolyuriaPainful urination

          

  65. Agency that has the legal responsibility for deciding whether a drug may be distributed and soldAnticonvulsant, Dilantin

          

  66. Medical Office practice where physicians offer discounts to employers and other purchasers of health insurance?Preferred Provider Organization.

          

  67. Throat CulturesRapid breathing above 20 per minute

          

  68. name of the vaccine given for polioEnhances the action of another drug.

          

  69. Dry Heat SterilizationTemperature taken at the armpit

          

  70. Systole
    Diastole
    enlargement of the spleen

          

  71. Schedule 3highly restricted medical use, high potential for abuse. Opium, Codeine, Cocaine, Fentanyl, Methadone, Meth, Morphine, Amphetamine, PCP, Secobarbitol.

          

  72. inflammation of the membrane lining a joint.Synovitis

          

  73. Podiatristlarge amount of urine

          

  74. Most commonly used artery for measuring blood pressure.60-80 mmHg

          

  75. Pyrexia
    Afebrile
    Febrile
    Fever
    Absence of fever
    Fever is present

          

  76. Cirrhosisitching

          

  77. HematomaHealth Maintenance Organization

          

  78. Which condition is an insulin deficiency disorder?type 1 diabetes mellitus

          

  79. What are the seven examination position for patients.Detect occult blood

          

  80. BradypneaAbnormally decreased motor function or activity.

          

  81. EmesisVomiting

          

  82. Physicians who administer controlled drugs are required to register with what agency?Presbycusis

          

  83. Which of the following is the preferred site for infant intramuscular injections?vastus lateralis

          

  84. Myositisinflammation of muscle tissue

          

  85. Agent prescribed for relieving seizuresAnticonvulsant, Dilantin

          

  86. Hypokinesiaparalysis of one side of the body

          

  87. Sterile procedures that must be maintained regardless of the number and complexity of minor procedures performed in the office?Surgical Asepsis

          

  88. OtoscopeAn instrument for examining the tympanic membrane (Ear)

          

  89. Steam Sterilizationabnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)

          

  90. The format of a source-oriented medical record.Chronological set of notes for each visit.

          

  91. an inflammation of bone and bone marrowSupine, Dorsal recumbent, Lithotomy, Fowler's, Knee to Chest, Prone, Sim's

          

  92. Abbreviation for left eye
    Abbreviation for both eyes
    Abbreviation for right eye
    OS
    AU
    OD

          

  93. ProdromalPus in urine

          

  94. When is the medication label checked?d. when checking the order, after calculating the dose, and before putting drug back on shelf

          

  95. the following time intervals should booster vaccinations be scheduled1-3 ml

          

  96. what age are most of the child's recommended vaccines administered1-3 ml

          

  97. Thrombocytesthe wasting away of a body organ or tissue

          

  98. How to inhibit bacterial growth.By keeping surfaces dry.

          

  99. Which of the following is the standard measurement of a dosage of insulinUnit

          

  100. the role of the medical assistant in the physician's examination of the male reproductive exam?to provide amino acids

          

  101. myosarcomaa malignant tumor derived from muscle tissue

          

  102. Chlecystectomysurgical removal of gallbladder

          

  103. disorde rcharacteristic by low-grade fever, pain in the back, muscle aches, and urinary frequencyfrom the occipital protuberance to the supraorbital prominence

          

  104. Sarcomamalignant tumor

          

  105. Infectious disease that is the greatest danger to healthcare providersHBV

          

  106. Bill passed by Congress in 1990 to encourage patients to make living wills and advance directives before live-sustaining measures become necessary.Gravida

          

  107. When performing the hCG pregnancy testdepolarization of the atria

          

  108. Schedule 1No accepted medical use in US, and high abuse potiential. ex: heroin, marijuana

          

  109. Advanced directive that specifies an individuals end-of-life wishes.Pathogens

          

  110. How electrical impulses travel through the heartS-A node to Purkinje Fibers

          

  111. Dr. Wu orders 100 USP units of heparin to be given to Mrs. Lee. The label on the heparin bottle reads 5,000 units per ml5th intercostal space at the midclavicular line.

          

  112. The blood type of the universal recipientO

          

  113. Which of the following is the average heart rate of children up to two years old5ml

          

  114. Most important when taking Radial PulseTemperature taken by forehead.

          

  115. Remittent FeverFever that alternately rises and drops, but which has no interval of normal body temperature

          

  116. Orthoplastysurgical remodeling of a diseased or damaged joint

          

  117. Myocardiaminitial symptoms appear, which may be vague and nonspecific. They may include mild fever, headache, and loss of usual energy

          

  118. Instruments used for grasping and clamping.Anticoagulants

          

  119. Which of the following is the leading cause of drug administration errors?to provide amino acids

          

  120. Disorder that causes symptoms of dizziness, fluctuating hearing loss in one ear and ringing in both ears.Meniere's disease

          

  121. SplenomegalyTest used to measure distance visual acuity.

          

  122. appropriate area for measuring the head circumferenceHemostat, Forceps and Needle holder

          

  123. Schedule 4have acceptable medical uses with limited risk of abuse or dependence (benzodiazepines, nonnarcotic analgesics, phenobarbital)

          

  124. atrophythe wasting away of a body organ or tissue

          

  125. Purpura
    Urticaria
    Verrucae
    Vesicle
    bruising
    hives
    Warts
    Blister

          

  126. condition is inflammation of the renal pelvis and of the kidneySynovitis

          

  127. Major purpose of a prenatal visit?To prevent serious complications.

          

  128. AtrophyTransient ischemic attack; temporary interference with the blood supply to the brain

          

  129. Airborne germ that comes in contact with a sterile area60-100

          

  130. Tachypneadecreased in size or wasting away of body part or tissue

          

  131. HMOHealth Maintenance Organization

          

  132. Effective Skin AntisepticsFrequency, Burning and urgency

          

  133. Term used for Woman who has made many viable births?micturition

          

  134. What is the average normal adult rate of respiration?d. when checking the order, after calculating the dose, and before putting drug back on shelf

          

  135. Which of the following is the recommended maximum volume of fluid introduced to the dorsogluteal site110

          

  136. What P wave representsA fever that remains constant above the baseline; it does not fluctuate.

          

  137. Which of the following is a common procedure of tying the vas deferens to render the male sterilewrong dosage

          

  138. Accidental tearing of the body tissue usually made by sharp objects?laceration

          

  139. PERRLAPainful urination

          

  140. The set of infection control guidelines that should be used by health care professionals.Standard Precautions

          

  141. SnellenNo accepted medical use in US, and high abuse potiential. ex: heroin, marijuana

          

  142. where does oxygenated blood enter the hart?depolarization of the atria

          

  143. Electrodes not used as part of the recordingHemostat, Forceps and Needle holder

          

  144. Tachycardiaabnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)

          

  145. The correct location to apply a tourniquetmicturition

          

  146. The correct evacuation tube order of drawApply three to four inches above puncture site

          

  147. risk factor for testicular cancermumps

          

  148. What is the average range for a diastolic blood pressure?12-20

          

  149. myositisPainful urination

          

  150. Chemical SterilizationA process that uses chemical agents to achieve sterilization

          

  151. Mr. King's chief complaint is urinary frequency, nocturia, and inability to initiate urination.transurethral prostatectomy

          

  152. Where should stethoscope be placed when taking an apical pulse?5th intercostal space at the midclavicular line.

          

  153. Which autoimmune disorder is characterized by hyperthyroidism, goiter, and exophthalmos?Graves' disease

          

  154. the normal process of excreting urinemicturition

          

  155. IBDIrritable bowel disease

          

  156. Which of the following is the most important guiding principle in medication administrationDispense fifty tablets penicillin 500 mg each and have patient take four times a day.

          

  157. Which of the following is equal to 5 ml?After Bipolar Leads

          

  158. AtrophyWeakness and wasting away caused by disuse of muscle over a long period of time.

          

  159. How many seconds are counted when assessing a child's respirations60 seconds

          

  160. pulse sites is preferred when taking a pulse on small childrend. when checking the order, after calculating the dose, and before putting drug back on shelf

          

  161. Which condition is an inflammation within the walls of the bladderinterstitial cystitis

          

  162. 7 Examination PositionsSupine, Dorsal recumbent, Lithotomy, Fowler's, Knee to Chest, Prone, Sim's

          

  163. Typanic TemperatureTemperature taken at the armpit

          

  164. BradykinesiaPainful urination

          

  165. What is the primary purpose of a Guaiac test?To identify high risk patients

          

  166. TIAinflammation of muscle tissue

          

  167. Condition in which central vision is lost and peripheral vision may remain?type 1 diabetes mellitus

          

  168. Position for patient with abdominal problemsBy keeping surfaces dry.

          

  169. XerostomiaDry mouth

          

  170. PyuriaPupils Equally Reactive Responsive to Light and Accommodation.
    (Nervous system)

          

  171. dyspnea
    eupnea
    hyperpnea
    hypopnea
    tachypnea
    Orthopnea
    Pulmonary Vein

          

  172. Schedule 2Pupils Equally Reactive Responsive to Light and Accommodation.
    (Nervous system)

          

  173. Most utilized routs of medication administration?Supine, Dorsal recumbent, Lithotomy, Fowler's, Knee to Chest, Prone, Sim's

          

  174. Continuous FeverA fever that remains constant above the baseline; it does not fluctuate.

          

  175. Undesirable action of a drug that may limit its usefulness?Side Affect

          

  176. Correct order for procedural steps when drawing blood?1. Identify, 2. Wash hands/Don gloves, 3. Apply Tourniquet, 4. Position in close proximity, 5. Place arm in down position.

          

  177. Which term describes the surgical repair or replacement of a damaged jointarthroplasty

          

  178. Drug with a synergistic action.Ostealgia