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Ecg Chapter 4

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ECG chapter 4

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