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Ecg Chapter 4

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ECG chapter 4

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