Ecg Chapter 4

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