The Ultimate End Of Life / Palliative care Quiz

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End of Life Care also known as EoLC is healthcare for all individuals who are terminally ill and individuals who are at the final periods of their life. This is based on the belief that the last days of a persons life should be painless. It does not only include medical care but all gestures of affection the sick can get before he/she pass away. Would you love to be a volunteer? Take this quiz to get prepared.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was the end of life care programme established in UK?
    • A. 

      2003

    • B. 

      1996

    • C. 

      2004

    • D. 

      2002

  • 2. 
    When was the national strategy document for palliative care published in UK?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      2006

    • C. 

      2010

    • D. 

      2008

  • 3. 
    What country ranked highest globally in the study of end-of-life care in 2015?
    • A. 

      India 

    • B. 

      United Kingdom 

    • C. 

      Canada 

    • D. 

      Germany 

  • 4. 
    Which of these acts is not an end-of-life care?
    • A. 

      Putting lotion on the delicate skin 

    • B. 

      Holding hands 

    • C. 

      Helping the sick walk around 

    • D. 

      Combing hair 

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not a sign that death may be near?
    • A. 

      Drowsiness 

    • B. 

      Increased sleeping 

    • C. 

      Increased appetite 

    • D. 

      Unresponsiveness 

  • 6. 
    How can pain be managed in end-of-life care?
    • A. 

      Administration of morphine 

    • B. 

      Administration of formaldehyde 

    • C. 

      Administration of paracetamol 

    • D. 

      Administration of atropine 

  • 7. 
    Which of these is not associated with agitation in end-of-life care patients?
    • A. 

      Restlessness 

    • B. 

      Delirium 

    • C. 

      Respiratory tract infections 

    • D. 

      Terminal anguish 

  • 8. 
    Which of these is controlled by use of benzodiazepines?
    • A. 

      Respiratory tract infections 

    • B. 

      Fever 

    • C. 

      Pain 

    • D. 

      Agitation 

  • 9. 
    Which of these symptoms is associated with breathlessness?
    • A. 

      Agitation 

    • B. 

      Fever 

    • C. 

      Dyspnea 

    • D. 

      Nausea 

  • 10. 
    Which of these route of administration can be assisted for such patients?
    • A. 

      Oral administration 

    • B. 

      Intra-dermal administration 

    • C. 

      Rectal administration 

    • D. 

      Subcutaneous administration 

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