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Please answer the following questions taken from "Set 1" of your vocabulary (listed under the "Vocabulary" tab on the Pre-Learning Portal)

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  • 1. 
    What does "HPI" stand for?
    • A. 

      Helping Patients Improve

    • B. 

      History of Present Illness

    • C. 

      Healthy People Inside

    • D. 

      Happy Providers Included

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      The doctor's interview of the patient

    • B. 

      The onset of the patient's symptoms

    • C. 

      The patient's personal medical history

    • D. 

      The circumstances surrounding the onset of the chief complaint.

  • 3. 
    What are "associated symptoms?"
    • A. 

      Symptoms that are directly related to the chief complaint.

    • B. 

      Anything that makes the chief complaint better or worse (i.e. pain is worse with walking)

    • C. 

      The description of the chief complaint (i.e. sharp, burning, shooting, stabbing)

    • D. 

      Where you would document the patient's personal medical, surgical, family, and social history (previous conditions, etc.)

  • 4. 
    What are "modifying factors?"
    • A. 

      Symptoms that are directly related to the chief complaint.

    • B. 

      Th circumstances surrounding the onset of the chief complaint (i.e. pain began while mowing lawn, vomiting began after eating an old burrito)

    • C. 

      Anything that makes the chief complaint better or worse (i.e. pain is worse with walking)

    • D. 

      The frequency of the chief complaint (i.e. constant, intermittent, waxing and waning)

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Location, Severity, Timing, Quality, Duration, Context, Associated Symptoms, Modifying Factors

    • B. 

      Social History, Family History, Medical History, Chief Complaint, Modifying Factors, Location, Duration, Onset

    • C. 

      Chief Complaint, Location, Duration, Onset, Timing, Quality, Severity

    • D. 

      HPI, PMFSHx, ROS, PE, MDM, ED Course

  • 6. 
    Match the terms below with their correct definition.
    • A. Inferior
    • A.
    • B. Superior
    • B.
    • C. Proximal
    • C.
    • D. Distal
    • D.
  • 7. 
    Dorsal is the front of the body (true or false)?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Medial is the term meaning: "towards the midline of the body" (true or false)?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is the medical term for a heart attack (remember spelling counts)?
  • 10. 
    What is the medical term for a stroke (remember spelling counts)?
  • 11. 
    What is is the acronym for a blood clot in the extremities (not the entire term)?
  • 12. 
    What does CABG stand for?
    • A. 

      Cerebral Arterial Blood Gas

    • B. 

      Costal Angle Bilateral Gastrostomy

    • C. 

      Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

    • D. 

      Coronary Arterial Blood Gas

  • 13. 
    An appendectomy is the surgical removal of the gallbladder?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    • A. Cholecystectomy
    • A.
    • B. Oophorectomy
    • B.
    • C. Lithotripsy
    • C.
    • D. Tubal Ligation
    • D.
  • 15. 
    What is "The use of imaging to both diagnose and treat disease visualised within the human body. (i.e. x-rays, MRIs, CTs, etc.)?"
    • A. 

      Pathology

    • B. 

      Procedures

    • C. 

      HPI

    • D. 

      Radiology