Hemodynamic Monitoring Quiz

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Hemodynamic Monitoring Quiz
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  • 1. 
    Hemodynamic Monitoring consists of:
    • A. 

      Non-Invasive

    • B. 

      Invasive

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None of the above


  • 2. 
    Invasive monitoring consists of:
    • A. 

      Blood pressure cuff

    • B. 

      Arterial and/or pulmonary artery catheter

    • C. 

      EKG leads

    • D. 

      Mechanical ventilation


  • 3. 
    Arterial line insertion sites are:
    • A. 

      Brachial

    • B. 

      Radial

    • C. 

      Internal Jugular

    • D. 

      Femoral

    • E. 

      Subclavian


  • 4. 
    The purpose of arterial lines are to:
    • A. 

      Obtain frequent arterial blood gases

    • B. 

      Infuse mediations

    • C. 

      Monitor CVP

    • D. 

      Monitor blood pressures continuously


  • 5. 
    The purpose of pulmonary artery catheters are to:
    • A. 

      Measure cardiac pressures

    • B. 

      Infuse Medications

    • C. 

      Obtain arterial blood gases

    • D. 

      Infuse fluids

    • E. 

      None of the above


  • 6. 
    Pulmonary artery catheters may be inserted at which of the following sites:
    • A. 

      IJ

    • B. 

      Femoral

    • C. 

      Radial

    • D. 

      Brachial

    • E. 

      Subclavian


  • 7. 
    Which of the following measures left ventricular preload?
    • A. 

      SVR

    • B. 

      Wedge

    • C. 

      CVP

    • D. 

      LVSWI


  • 8. 
    The bedside RN has obtained cardiac output and reports to you that the cardiac output is 2.0. Is this an abnormal or normal clinical finding?
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Abnormal


  • 9. 
    Based upon the cardiac output, what interventions should be completed?
    • A. 

      Give fluid boluses

    • B. 

      Administer lasix

    • C. 

      Start dobutamine at 2mcg/kg/min

    • D. 

      Increase PEEP

    • E. 

      Nothing


  • 10. 
    Which is the best measurement of contractility?
    • A. 

      CVP

    • B. 

      PAWP

    • C. 

      LVSWI

    • D. 

      CO

    • E. 

      RVSWI


  • 11. 
    Which of the following measures preload?
    • A. 

      CVP

    • B. 

      SVR

    • C. 

      RAP

    • D. 

      LVSWI

    • E. 

      PAWP


  • 12. 
    The bedside RN reports to you that the patient's CVP is currently 2 and SBP is 70's. Are these normal or abnormal findings?
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Abnormal


  • 13. 
    Based upon the clinical findings, what clinical interventions should be completed?
    • A. 

      Start dobutamine

    • B. 

      Give 1 liter NS bolus and re-assess CVP

    • C. 

      Start nipride

    • D. 

      Give digoxin


  • 14. 
    The bedside RN has just completed hemodynamic numbers. He reports the following: CO 5, CVP 6, PAWP 9, SVR 900, PVR 200, LVSWI 50. Are these normal or abnormal findings?
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Abnormal


  • 15. 
    Based upon the clinical findings, what clinical interventions should be completed?
    • A. 

      Give fluid boluses

    • B. 

      Start dopamine

    • C. 

      Continue to monitor hemodynamics

    • D. 

      Start nipride

    • E. 

      Give lasix


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