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Ecg Chapter 4

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ECG chapter 4

  
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1.  Which of the following would not be done prior to performing an ECG?
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  You noticed a wandering baseling on the ECG tracing. What measures should you do to correct
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  The space between the fifth and sixth ribs
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  Which of the following is not a specific type of isolation precaution implemented for hospitalized patients?
A.
B.
C.
D.
5.  V2
A.
B.
C.
D.
6.  When applying chest leads, V1 is placed
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  Because an ECG is not an invasive procedure, it is not necessary to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when performing this procedure under any circumstances
A.
B.
8.  An imaginary vetical line on the back that starts in the middle of the scapular
A.
B.
C.
D.
9.  Middle of the axilla
A.
B.
C.
10.  Approach the patient from the____________when performing an ECG
A.
B.
C.
D.
11.  If your patient has an amputated left lower leg, you should place the electrodes as follows
A.
B.
C.
D.
12.  Fourth intercostal space, right sternal border
A.
B.
C.
D.
13.  V4
A.
B.
C.
D.
14.  Voluntary or involuntary muscle movement; also known as body tremor
A.
B.
C.
D.
15.  Unwanted marks on the ECG caused by electrical activity from sources other than the heart
A.
B.
C.
D.
16.  Natural skin oils, moisturizer, and perspiration can contribute to artifact on an ECG tracing
A.
B.
17.  Fifth intercostal space, at the anterior axlliary line
A.
B.
C.
D.
18.  For a manual ECG machine, lead I should to equipment be standardized and set
A.
B.
19.  An interruption of the electrical activity of the brain that causes involuntary muscle movement and sometimes unconsciousness
A.
B.
C.
D.
20.  A boney prominence located approximately 1 inch below the suprasternal notch, where the manubrium and the body of the sternum are joined
A.
B.
C.
D.
21.  Unwanted marks on the ECG tracing caused by other electrical sources
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  Which of the following are ways to correct AC interference?
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  An imaginary line on the chest that runs vertically through the center of the clavicle
A.
B.
C.
D.
24.  Fifth intercostal space at the midclavicular line
A.
B.
C.
D.
25.  To prevent disease transmission during an ECG, you should
A.
B.
C.
D.
26.  Marks on the ECG tracing caucing by another source of activity are
A.
B.
C.
D.
27.  When applying chest leads, V2 is placed
A.
B.
C.
D.
28.  V3
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  The top of the sternum
A.
B.
C.
D.
30.  When performing a 12-lead ECG on an infant or small child, do all of the following except
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  Extends from the sternum to the scapula
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  The dip at the base of the neck just above where the clavicle attaces to the sternum
A.
B.
C.
D.
33.  Should the ECG machine kept clean to prevent infection and present a professional image
A.
B.
34.  Which of the following are ways to correct wandering baseline?
A.
B.
C.
D.
35.  You notice that leads I and II have a lot of artifact while recording the 12 lead. Which electrode is probably not placed appropriately?
A.
B.
C.
D.
36.  Safety procedures specific to the ECG include the following
A.
B.
C.
D.
37.  When applying chest leads, V4 is placed
A.
B.
C.
D.
38.  Front of the axilla
A.
B.
C.
39.  V5
A.
B.
C.
D.
40.  For placement of the electrodes, how is the ICS located?
A.
B.
C.
D.
41.  The space between two ribs
A.
B.
C.
D.
42.  V6
A.
B.
C.
D.
43.  Which of the following are ways to correct somatic tremor?
A.
B.
C.
D.
44.  Immediately
A.
B.
C.
D.
45.  A heart rhythm strip is usually run on lead II
A.
B.
46.  Outer edge of the sternum
A.
B.
C.
D.
47.  Fourth intercostal space, left sternal border
A.
B.
C.
D.
48.  The letter R is placed after any tracing when the electrode has been placed on the right side of the patient's chest
A.
B.
49.  When applying chest leads, V6 is placed
A.
B.
C.
D.
50.  When the tracing of an ECG drifts away from the center of  the paper; also called baseline shift (it was many causes, which can be corrected)
A.
B.
C.
D.
51.  Usually passes through the nipple line
A.
B.
C.
52.  A 15 or 18 lead ECG views right and posterior regions of the heart
A.
B.
53.  Somatic tremors are caused by
A.
B.
C.
D.
54.  Universal precautions should be practiced on every patient when performing an ECG
A.
B.
55.  An imaginary vertical line staring at the edge of the chest where the axillary region begins
A.
B.
C.
D.
56.  Halfway between V2 and V4
A.
B.
C.
D.
57.  Fifth intercostal space, at the midaxillary line
A.
B.
C.
D.
58.  An imaginary vertical line theat starts in the middle of the axillary region
A.
B.
C.
D.
59.  When the organs of the chest are on the reverse side
A.
B.
C.
D.
60.  What would be the first and most appropriate thing to say if a patient refuses an ECG?
A.
B.
C.
D.
61.  Shoulder (deltoid) is an acceptable alternate site for electrode placement on the upper extremity
A.
B.
62.  It is necessary to place the ECG requisition or consult order in the patient's chart
A.
B.
63.  V1
A.
B.
C.
D.
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