4N051 CDC Set B: Aerospace Medical Service Quiz!

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4N051 CDC Set B: Aerospace Medical Service Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When turning a patient, what is the MOST IMPORTANT precaution to take whether you are pushing or pulling the patient?
    • A. 

      Do not push too hard

    • B. 

      Raise the far side rail

    • C. 

      Raise the near side rail

    • D. 

      Lock the wheels on the bed

  • 2. 
    When transferring patients, you can reduce the chance of injury to yourself by...
    • A. 

      Locking beds and wheelchairs before the transfer

    • B. 

      Using good teamwork and proper body mechanics

    • C. 

      Explaining the procedure to the patient prior to the transfer

    • D. 

      Knowing the patient's weight and capabilities prior to the transfer

  • 3. 
     A patient's feet MUST be placed on the floor or a footstool during "dangling" to prevent...
    • A. 

      The patient from falling out of bed

    • B. 

      Pressure on the back of the legs

    • C. 

      Pulmonary hypertension

    • D. 

      Embolism

  • 4. 
    Which devices can be used to SLIDE a patient from the bed to a stretcher?
    • A. 

      Drawsheet and trapeze

    • B. 

      Drawsheet and roller board

    • C. 

      Drawsheet and patient hoist

    • D. 

      Roller board and patient hoist

  • 5. 
    When helping a patient to ambulate, how should you stand and where should you place your hands?
    • A. 

      Beside the patient with your near arm interlocked with the patient's near arm

    • B. 

      Beside the patient with one hand on the patient's waist and one hand under his or her near arm

    • C. 

      Beside and a little behind the patient with your near arm interlocked with the patient's near arm

    • D. 

      Beside and a little behind the patient with one hand on the patient's waist and one hand under the patient's near arm

  • 6. 
    Which is a safe, stable gait that can be used by patients who can bear some weight on both legs?
    • A. 

      Two-point

    • B. 

      Three-point

    • C. 

      Four-point

    • D. 

      Swing-through

  • 7. 
    Which gait is used by patients who can bear full body weight on one foot and partial or no weight on the other?
    • A. 

      Two-point

    • B. 

      Three-point

    • C. 

      Four-point

    • D. 

      Swing-through

  • 8. 
    Isometric exercises are activities that involve...
    • A. 

      Muscle relaxation without body movement

    • B. 

      Muscle relaxation without any body movement

    • C. 

      Muscle contraction without body movement

    • D. 

      Muscle contraction with body movement

  • 9. 
    The patient's colostomy bag should be changed when it is...
    • A. 

      One-third full

    • B. 

      One-half full

    • C. 

      Three-fourths full

    • D. 

      Full

  • 10. 
    A fracture that results from disease, such as metastatic cancer of the bone, is called...
    • A. 

      Hairline

    • B. 

      Pathologic

    • C. 

      Congenital

    • D. 

      Traumatic

  • 11. 
    Orthopedic deformities such as a clubfoot or wryneck are categorized as...
    • A. 

      Infectious

    • B. 

      Congenital

    • C. 

      Pathologic

    • D. 

      Temporary

  • 12. 
    Military personnel are commonly treated or hospitalized for what orthopedic problems?
    • A. 

      Inflammatory disease

    • B. 

      Congenital problems

    • C. 

      Traumatic injuries

    • D. 

      Infectious disease

  • 13. 
    The semi-recumbent position should be avoided over long periods of time in patients with orthopedic disorders because it...
    • A. 

      Causes drop foot

    • B. 

      Causes venous stasis

    • C. 

      Causes external hip rotation

    • D. 

      Promotes flexion deformities of the hip

  • 14. 
    What orthopedic problem would you suspect if your patient complains of soreness or aching?
    • A. 

      Muscular pain

    • B. 

      Bone infection

    • C. 

      Malignant tumor

    • D. 

      Psychosomatic issues

  • 15. 
    Which is NOT a determining factor for the healing time of a bone fracture?
    • A. 

      Age

    • B. 

      Gender

    • C. 

      Extent of injury

    • D. 

      Circulation to the area

  • 16. 
    The cramping, burning, or crushing pain complained about by amputees in their missing limb is referred to as a...
    • A. 

      Phantom limb pain

    • B. 

      Phantom limb sensation

    • C. 

      Physiological phenomena

    • D. 

      Psychological phenomena

  • 17. 
    The amount of sleep required at night by elderly patients is generally...
    • A. 

      Less because of frequent daytime naps

    • B. 

      More because of insufficient activity

    • C. 

      The same as required by all ages

    • D. 

      More than for youthful patients

  • 18. 
    How would you help stimulate the appetite of an elderly patient?
    • A. 

      Explain the importance of nutrition

    • B. 

      Ask the patient to try new foods

    • C. 

      Cater to the patients customs

    • D. 

      Bring a tray full of choices

  • 19. 
    The first stage of dying is...
    • A. 

      Bargaining

    • B. 

      Depression

    • C. 

      Anger

    • D. 

      Denial

  • 20. 
    What serious side effect is the result of leakage of chemotherapy from the vein into the surrounding tissues?
    • A. 

      Infiltration

    • B. 

      Embolism

    • C. 

      Phlebitis

    • D. 

      Extravasation

  • 21. 
    All that a person is, feels, and does is generally termed...
    • A. 

      Environment

    • B. 

      Personality

    • C. 

      Character

    • D. 

      Heredity

  • 22. 
    What affects an individuals feeling about themselves?
    • A. 

      Socioeconomic status

    • B. 

      Opinions of others

    • C. 

      Self perception

    • D. 

      Job title

  • 23. 
    Which psychiatric term defines an irresistible urge to perform apparently meaningless actions?
    • A. 

      Compulsion

    • B. 

      Delusion

    • C. 

      Anxiety

    • D. 

      Conflict

  • 24. 
    Which psychiatric term defines a functional disorder where there is not gross disorganization of personality or a loss of contact with reality?
    • A. 

      Phobia

    • B. 

      Neuroses

    • C. 

      Delusion

    • D. 

      Psychoses

  • 25. 
    If a patient is being restrained, what position should he or she be in if the patient is recovering from alcohol intoxication and is extremely agitated?
    • A. 

      Supine

    • B. 

      Prone

    • C. 

      Semi-recumbent

    • D. 

      High Fowler's