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  • 1. 
    The word itis means what?
    • A. 

      Swelling

    • B. 

      Darkening of the vessels

    • C. 

      Inflammation of

    • D. 

      Rupture of


  • 2. 
    The normal hemocrit for a female is in between what percentile?
    • A. 

      37% to 47%

    • B. 

      10% to 20%

    • C. 

      90% to 100%

    • D. 

      40% to 52%


  • 3. 
    When doing documetation for the S.O.A.P method which order is correct?
    • A. 

      Assessment, subjective, plan,and objective

    • B. 

      Objective, subjective, plan, and Assessment

    • C. 

      Subjective, Objective, Assessment, and plan

    • D. 

      Subjective, Objective, Plan, and Assessment


  • 4. 
    When ordering test a CBC usually means what?
    • A. 

      Complete breast count

    • B. 

      Complete body count

    • C. 

      Complete blood cavitys

    • D. 

      Complete blood count


  • 5. 
    Which term below stand for slow heart rate of less than 60 bpm?
    • A. 

      Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Abnormal heart rhythm

    • C. 

      Bradycardia

    • D. 

      Fibrillation


  • 6. 
    The ................  is located in the lymphatic system? a.)Brain b.)lung c.)spleen d.)Blood

  • 7. 
    White blood cells do what? WBC
    • A. 

      Prevent blood loss

    • B. 

      Make up48% of the total blood

    • C. 

      Destroy pathogens

    • D. 

      Carry oxygen


  • 8. 
    Which suffix means "Cutting Into" or incision
    • A. 

      Tome

    • B. 

      Tomie

    • C. 

      Tomy

    • D. 

      Trophy


  • 9. 
    Which of the following organizations mandates standard precautions?
    • A. 

      CDC

    • B. 

      WPM

    • C. 

      OSHA

    • D. 

      HIV


  • 10. 
    The stage in the human life span denotes that children become skilled in language and motor abilties?
    • A. 

      Infancy 1 o 2 years

    • B. 

      Early childhood 3 to 6 years of age

    • C. 

      Toddlerhood: 18 months to 3 years of age

    • D. 

      Middle childhood: 6 to 12 years


  • 11. 
    OSHA  organization stands for what?
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Aides

    • B. 

      Oxyes squirrels and happy rabbits

    • C. 

      Occupational Stages and Health Aides

    • D. 

      Ocupational Safety and Health Administration


  • 12. 
    What is the abbreviation for 2x a day?
    • A. 

      QID

    • B. 

      BIG

    • C. 

      BID

    • D. 

      HID


  • 13. 
    STAT in the medical field means what?
    • A. 

      Now

    • B. 

      Immediately

    • C. 

      In a few

    • D. 

      In a hour


  • 14. 
    The database in the patient medical record history includes?
    • A. 

      Family history

    • B. 

      Social history

    • C. 

      Initial laboratory findings

    • D. 

      Review of systems


  • 15. 
    Which element in the patient history is relevant to heredity?
    • A. 

      ROS

    • B. 

      Family history

    • C. 

      Chief complaint

    • D. 

      Social history


  • 16. 
    When using a capillary puncture device, the puncture must not penetrate more than?
    • A. 

      4.0 mm in an adult

    • B. 

      2.0 mm on an infant or child

    • C. 

      1.0 mm on an inant or child

    • D. 

      5.0 mm on an adult


  • 17. 
    Documenting control sample results when performing certain laboratory test on a log is referred to as?
    • A. 

      Quality assurance

    • B. 

      CLIA testing

    • C. 

      Quality control

    • D. 

      Proficiency testing


  • 18. 
    Which collection method should be used for patients with delicate veins
    • A. 

      Winged infusion set

    • B. 

      Microhematocrit

    • C. 

      Syringe method

    • D. 

      Evacuation method


  • 19. 
    Red and WBC and platelets ca be counted using a?
    • A. 

      Refractometer

    • B. 

      Hemocytometer

    • C. 

      Chemistry analyzer

    • D. 

      Reagent meter


  • 20. 
    What is the recommended temperature setting when sterilizing items in the autoclave?
    • A. 

      220f to 240f

    • B. 

      250f to 270f

    • C. 

      270f to 290f

    • D. 

      200f to 220f


  • 21. 
    Which piece of equipment is used first when removing a cast?
    • A. 

      Cast saw

    • B. 

      Cast cutter

    • C. 

      Cast spreader

    • D. 

      Casting scissors


  • 22. 
    A capillary tube should be disposed in what kind of instrument?
    • A. 

      A sharps container

    • B. 

      A sharp resistance biohazard container

    • C. 

      A puncture resistant sharps container

    • D. 

      Trash bin


  • 23. 
    The position Lithotomy is usually used for what?
    • A. 

      Pap smears and pelvic exams in women

    • B. 

      Breast exams on woman

    • C. 

      Gastric bypass on a man

    • D. 

      Gstric bypass on a woman


  • 24. 
    Multidraw needle for veni puncture would be what kind of gauges?
    • A. 

      20 to 30

    • B. 

      19 to 23

    • C. 

      21 to 23

    • D. 

      16 to 24


  • 25. 
    If you are working in a womens clinic or ob gyn and the doctor orders a intramuscular shot on an sexually active teen what might the shot contain?
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Anti psycotic

    • C. 

      Depo provera

    • D. 

      Iron


  • 26. 
    Intepret the dictation please: pt c/o cp pc q.i.d
    • A. 

      The patient has a severe headace 2x a day

    • B. 

      Patient complains of abdominal pain

    • C. 

      Patient complains of chest pain after meals about 4 times a day

    • D. 

      Patient complains of chest pain 2 times a day


  • 27. 
    Choose the law that would assist an employee who believes there are unfavorable working coditions in the workplace and unacceptable minimum wages being paid?
    • A. 

      Family and medical leave act of 1993

    • B. 

      Fair Labor standards Act of 1939

    • C. 

      Cival rights act of 1964, Title VII

    • D. 

      Ameican with disablities act of 1990


  • 28. 
    Litigation is another word for?
    • A. 

      Tort

    • B. 

      Assault in the medical office

    • C. 

      Defamation

    • D. 

      Lawsuit


  • 29. 
    A locum tenens is a
    • A. 

      Court ordered physician

    • B. 

      A skilled physician

    • C. 

      A popular physician

    • D. 

      Substitute physician


  • 30. 
    Which of the following is a common condition of the ear seen in children?
    • A. 

      Otitis externa

    • B. 

      Otitis media

    • C. 

      Tinnitus

    • D. 

      Otitis interna


  • 31. 
    What part of the eye refracts or bends in light rays?
    • A. 

      Pupil

    • B. 

      Eyelid

    • C. 

      Retina

    • D. 

      Cornea


  • 32. 
    Which hormone is secreted by the adrenal gland?
    • A. 

      Triodothyronine

    • B. 

      Epinephrine

    • C. 

      Thyroxine

    • D. 

      Parathormone


  • 33. 
    The patient underwent an excision of an ovary
    • A. 

      Vaginapexy

    • B. 

      Oophorectomy

    • C. 

      Perineoplasty

    • D. 

      Salpingocele


  • 34. 
    Use your ndex finger when you .................. a vein?
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Inject

    • C. 

      Palpate

    • D. 

      Tounch


  • 35. 
    Which locations is usually used for taking a pulse?
    • A. 

      Aplical pulse

    • B. 

      Brachial pulse

    • C. 

      Radial pulse

    • D. 

      Carotid Pulse


  • 36. 
    Which measurement is the least reliable?
    • A. 

      Axillary

    • B. 

      Rectal

    • C. 

      Oral

    • D. 

      Sublingual


  • 37. 
    The major artery that supples the foot is called?
    • A. 

      Iliac

    • B. 

      Cephalic

    • C. 

      Popliteal

    • D. 

      Dorsalis pedis


  • 38. 
    Usually anything outside the body for example skin, hair, and nails make up what system?
    • A. 

      Sensory

    • B. 

      Nervous

    • C. 

      Central nervous

    • D. 

      Intgumentary


  • 39. 
    N incoming call in an busy chiropractic office or any medical office should be answered by the......... ring?
    • A. 

      Second

    • B. 

      Third

    • C. 

      Fourth

    • D. 

      Answering machine


  • 40. 
    When applying triage in the hospital emergency room what woud be the correct order Gunshot victim women in labor w/ history of stillborns A kid with a severe head injury chest pain an open fracture on leg
    • A. 

      35142

    • B. 

      31254

    • C. 

      31542

    • D. 

      31524


  • 41. 
    The intercostal is an major artery that supplies the thorax?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 42. 
    What is the common site for a pulse in an infant?
    • A. 

      Brachial

    • B. 

      Radial

    • C. 

      Carotid

    • D. 

      Femoral


  • 43. 
    Drug that causes urination
    • A. 

      Diuretic

    • B. 

      Emetic

    • C. 

      Antacid

    • D. 

      Narcotics


  • 44. 
    Do you think this test though hard helped you?

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