Ecg Chapter 4

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