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  • 1. 
    What injection angle should you use for intramuscular?
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      90

  • 2. 
    Normal B/P for an Adult?
    • A. 

      160/90

    • B. 

      120/80

  • 3. 
    A latin term signifying a person is not of sound mind
    • A. 

      Res gestae

    • B. 

      Non compos mentis

  • 4. 
    ANOTHER WORD FOR VISIT
    • A. 

      ENCOUNTER

    • B. 

      APPOINTMENT

  • 5. 
    WHEN ANSWERING THE PHONE YOU SHOULD ALWAYS ANSWER BY WHAT RING?
    • A. 

      1ST

    • B. 

      2ND

    • C. 

      3RD

  • 6. 
    WORD PART ECTOMY MEANS?
    • A. 

      SURGICAL REPAIR

    • B. 

      SURGICAL REMOVAL

    • C. 

      SURGICAL INCISION

  • 7. 
    AN ANALGESIC IS USED FOR?
    • A. 

      SWELLING

    • B. 

      MILD PAIN

    • C. 

      HEART ATTACK

  • 8. 
    NEGLIGENCE BY A PROFESSIONAL PERSON IS CALLED?
    • A. 

      SLANDER

    • B. 

      MALPRACTICE

    • C. 

      INVALID WORK ETHIC

  • 9. 
    WORD PART  ITIS MEANS?
    • A. 

      INFECTION

    • B. 

      PAIN

    • C. 

      INFLAMMATION

  • 10. 
    WHEN ASSESEING A SITUATION FOR THE PRIORITY OF TREATMENT?
    • A. 

      TRAUMA

    • B. 

      TRIAGE

    • C. 

      TOURNIQUET

  • 11. 
    WHAT IS A SYMPTOM?
    • A. 

      PAIN THAT CAN BE OBSERVED ONLY BY THE PATIENT

    • B. 

      PAIN THAT CAN BE OBSERVED BY OTHERS

  • 12. 
    WHAT IS UNPRIVILEGED TOUCHING OF ONE PERSON BY ANOTHER?
    • A. 

      ASSAULT

    • B. 

      BATTERY

    • C. 

      MALPRACTICE

  • 13. 
    WHAT IS TACHYCARDIA?
    • A. 

      ABNORMALLY DECREASED HEART RATE

    • B. 

      ABNORMALLY LOW B/P

    • C. 

      ABNORMALLY INCREASED HEART RATE

  • 14. 
    WHAT IS HYPOTENSION?
    • A. 

      LOWER THAN NORMAL B/P

    • B. 

      HIGHER THAN NORMAL B/P

    • C. 

      HIGHER THAN NORMAL RESPIRATORY RATE

  • 15. 
    LATIN TERM MEANING THE RESPONSIBILTY OF AN EMPLOYER FOR THE ACTS OF AN EMPLOYEE?
    • A. 

      RESPONDEAT SUPERIOR

    • B. 

      RES ISPA LOQUITUR

  • 16. 
    WHAT LICENSE MUST A PHYSICIAN OBTAIN BEFORE HE CAN PRESCRIBE OR DISPENSE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES?
    • A. 

      PHARMACY

    • B. 

      DRUG

    • C. 

      NARCOTICS

  • 17. 
    WHAT IS AN EMETIC?
    • A. 

      A DRUG THAT ENDUCES VOMITING

    • B. 

      A DRUG THAT PREVENTS VOMITING

    • C. 

      TO VOMIT

  • 18. 
    WHAT IS A FRAUDULENT SIGNATURE?
    • A. 

      FRAUD

    • B. 

      UNETHICAL

    • C. 

      FORGERY

  • 19. 
    WHAT IS AN ANTICOAGULENT?
    • A. 

      A DRUG THAT PROMOTES CLOTTING

    • B. 

      A DRUG THAT PREVENTS CLOTTING

    • C. 

      A DRUG THAT PREVENTS BRUISING

  • 20. 
    WORD PART RRHEA MEANS?
    • A. 

      SURGICAL SUTURING

    • B. 

      SURGICAL REMOVAL

    • C. 

      FLOW OR DISCHARGE

  • 21. 
    WHAT TERM MEANS DIFFICULT OR LABORED BREATHING?
    • A. 

      APNEA

    • B. 

      DYSPNEA

    • C. 

      EUPNEA

  • 22. 
    THE PROCESS OF CHANGING WORDS INTO NUMBERS FOR INSURANCE PURPOSES?
    • A. 

      DIAGNOSTIC NUMBERING

    • B. 

      CODING

  • 23. 
    WHEN IS OK TO PUT THE CALLER ON HOLD?
    • A. 

      WHEN YOU HAVE THEIR NAME AND NUMBER

    • B. 

      WHEN YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY

    • C. 

      WHEN YOU HAVE THEIR EMERGENCY

  • 24. 
    WHY USE A SYNTHETIC CAST OVER A PLASTIC OR PLASTER CAST?
    • A. 

      COST LESS

    • B. 

      CHEAPER MORE FLEXIBLE

    • C. 

      THEY ARE LIGHT,STRONGER,AND MORE WATER RESISTANT

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      10 DEGREE

    • B. 

      90 DEGREE

    • C. 

      45 DEGREE

  • 26. 
    WHAT IS AN INSURANCE CLAIM FOR ALL GOVERENTMENT CLAIMS?
    • A. 

      CMS 1300

    • B. 

      CMS 1500

    • C. 

      CMS 1700

  • 27. 
    AN UNEXPECTED EVENT THAT MAY CAUSE INJURY?
    • A. 

      DREAD DISEASE RIDER

    • B. 

      ACCIDENT

    • C. 

      CLAUSE EVENT

  • 28. 
    OXYGEN RATE IS DELIVERED?
    • A. 

      LITERS PER MINUTE

    • B. 

      VOLUME PER MINUTE

    • C. 

      CC PER MINUTE

  • 29. 
    A DRUG THAT PRODUCES SLEEP?
    • A. 

      SEDATIVE

    • B. 

      HYPNOTIC

    • C. 

      TRANQULIZER

  • 30. 
    WHEN A PHYSICIAN  MAKES ARRANGEMENTS FOR HEALTH CARE SERVICES?
    • A. 

      COORDINATION OF CARE

    • B. 

      COORDINATION OF BENIFITS

    • C. 

      COORDINATION OF SERVICE

  • 31. 
    WHAT ARE SMALL ARTERIES CALLED?
    • A. 

      ARTERIOLES

    • B. 

      ARTERIALS

  • 32. 
    WHAT DOES THE TERM GASTRALGIA MEAN?
    • A. 

      STOMACH FLU

    • B. 

      STOMACH PAIN

    • C. 

      STOMACH ULCER

  • 33. 
    DEOXYGENATED BLOOD ENTERS THE RIGHT ATRIUM OF THE?
    • A. 

      BRAIN

    • B. 

      HEART

    • C. 

      LUNG

  • 34. 
    HIV STANDS FOR?
    • A. 

      HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS

    • B. 

      HUMAN INTRAVENOUS VALVE

  • 35. 
    WHAT SHOULD BE ON A CONTAINER THAT CONTAINS BLOOD
    • A. 

      OSHA REGULATIONS

    • B. 

      HIPPA REGULATIONS

    • C. 

      BIOHAZARD LABEL

  • 36. 
    WHAT DRUG IS USED TO RELIEVE ITCHING
    • A. 

      ANTIPYRETIC

    • B. 

      ANTIPRURITIC

    • C. 

      ANTITCH

  • 37. 
    WORD PART MELAN/O MENAS?
    • A. 

      GRAY

    • B. 

      BLUE

    • C. 

      BLACK

  • 38. 
    WHAT INJECTION WOULD YOU PERFORM AT A 10-15 DEGREE ANGLE?
    • A. 

      INTRASKINAL

    • B. 

      INTRADERMAL

    • C. 

      INTRAMUSCULAR

  • 39. 
    WHAT DOES BID STAND FOR?
    • A. 

      THREES TIEMS A DAY

    • B. 

      TWICE A DAY

    • C. 

      INJECTIONS DAILY

  • 40. 
    HOW MNANY DIGITS CAN A SUB-CLASSIFICATION NUMBER HAVE IN ICD-9CM
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      6

  • 41. 
    ABBREVIATION FOR DROPS
    • A. 

      GTT OR GT

    • B. 

      Gtt or gt

  • 42. 
    What color tube top had no additives?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Red

  • 43. 
    WORD PART POLIO
    • A. 

  • 44. 
    HOW MANY LEADS ARE ON A STANDARD ECG?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      12

  • 45. 
    METATARSALS ARE LOCATED IN THE
    • A. 

      ARM

    • B. 

      HAND

    • C. 

      FOOT

  • 46. 
    WHICH IS A MEASURE OF VOLUME
    • A. 

      GRAM

    • B. 

      METER

    • C. 

      LITER

  • 47. 
    WHEN TESTING FOR OCCULT BLOOD WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING WOULD YOU USE
    • A. 

      STOOL SAMPLE

    • B. 

      BLOOD SAMPLE

    • C. 

      URINE SAMPLE

  • 48. 
    HOW LONG CAN A TOURNIQUET REMAIN ON A PATIENTS ARM?
    • A. 

      60 MINUTES

    • B. 

      1 MINUTE

  • 49. 
    LEUK/O MEANS ?
    • A. 

      BLACK

    • B. 

      WHITE BLOOD CELL

    • C. 

      WHITE

  • 50. 
    THE BODY'S NATURAL PACE MAKER?
    • A. 

      RIGHT ATRIUM

    • B. 

      S A NODE

    • C. 

      N A NODE