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Ecg Chapter 4

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