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  • 1. 
    What class of drug is adenosine
    • A. 

      NSAID

    • B. 

      Parasympatholytic

    • C. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • D. 

      Antiarrhythmic

  • 2. 
    What are the actions of adenosine
    • A. 

      Slows impulse formation in the sa node + slows ocnduction rates through the av node

    • B. 

      Depolarizes all mycardial cells at once

    • C. 

      Decreases inotropy

    • D. 

      Bind to alpha adrenergic receptor sites decreasing their reposivness

  • 3. 
    What is adenosine used for
    • A. 

      Opiate overdose

    • B. 

      Stable narrow-complex tachycardia

    • C. 

      Hemodynamically significant bradycardia

    • D. 

      OGP poisoning

  • 4. 
    Contra indications of adenosine
    • A. 

      Tachycardia

    • B. 

      2 or 3 degree heart blocks

    • C. 

      Children under 12

    • D. 

      Pregnant women

  • 5. 
    Adult dose for adenosine
    • A. 

      0.1mg/kg IVP repeated every 3-5 min

    • B. 

      2-5mg

    • C. 

      6mg rapid IVP followed by saline flush repeated with 12mg after 2 min

    • D. 

      0.5mg IVP every 3-5 min to a max of 3mg

  • 6. 
    Pediatric dose for adenosine
    • A. 

      0.1mg/kg to a max of 6mg followed by saline flush, repeat once after 2 min with a max of 12mg

    • B. 

      0.02mg/kg to a max of 0.04mg/kg

    • C. 

      0.1mg/kg titrated, repreat every 2 hours as needed

    • D. 

      0.15mg/2.5ml of NS

  • 7. 
    What are some side effects of adenosine
    • A. 

      Blood in stool, headache, tremors

    • B. 

      Burning sensation,chest pain, facial flushing, metallic taste

    • C. 

      Passing gas, vomiting, hypotension, brady cardia

    • D. 

      Tachycardia, cardiac arrest, gangrene

  • 8. 
    What class is albuterol
    • A. 

      Anticholinergic

    • B. 

      Parasympathomimetic

    • C. 

      Sympathomimetic, bronchodilator

    • D. 

      Catecholimine

  • 9. 
    What are the actions of albuterol
    • A. 

      Causes alpha 1 adrenergic response

    • B. 

      Causes vasoconstriction increasing core profusion

    • C. 

      Treats acute pulmonary edema by drawing fluid from the interstictal space

    • D. 

      Relaxes smooth muscle in the bronchiole tree and peripheral vasculature

  • 10. 
    Which of these situations would albuterol best be used
    • A. 

      Wheezing heard with rales ascultaed at the base of the lungs and Hx of MI

    • B. 

      Wheezing heard in all fields with Hx of hayfever

    • C. 

      Loud rattling noise heard without ascultation

    • D. 

      Unconciouse patient with gurgling respirations at 5/min

  • 11. 
    Use of albuterol
    • A. 

      Fever

    • B. 

      Broncho spasms +beta blocker OD+ hyperkalemia

    • C. 

      Pulmonary edema

    • D. 

      Left ventricular heart failure

  • 12. 
    What are the contraindications of albuterol
    • A. 

      Children under 12

    • B. 

      Acute pulomonary edema

    • C. 

      History of CHF

    • D. 

      None

  • 13. 
    What is the prep for albuterol
    • A. 

      0.5mg/2.5ml

    • B. 

      0.15mg/2.5ml

    • C. 

      2.5mg/2.5ml

    • D. 

      2mg/2ml

  • 14. 
    What is the pediatric dose for albuterol
    • A. 

      2.5mg/2.5ml

    • B. 

      0.5mg/2.5ml

    • C. 

      .015mg/2.5ml

    • D. 

      0.5mg/1.5ml

  • 15. 
    What class is Atropine
    • A. 

      Spympathomimietic

    • B. 

      Anticholinergic, parasympatholytic, vagolytic

    • C. 

      NSAID

    • D. 

      Antiarrhythmic

  • 16. 
    What are the actions of atropine
    • A. 

      Speeds up the heart

    • B. 

      Causes catecholimines to be released speeding the heart up

    • C. 

      Inhibits acetycholine + blocks vagel effects resulting in an increased chronotropy and domotropy

    • D. 

      Inhibits platelet aggregation

  • 17. 
    What are the uses for atropine
    • A. 

      Hemodynamically significant heart blocks, OGP poisoning, RSI pretreament for Ped's

    • B. 

      Unstable tachycardia

    • C. 

      2 degree heart black, motha fucking whenckybock

    • D. 

      Heart rate below 50 BPM

  • 18. 
    Contra indications of atropine
    • A. 

      Stable bradycardia

    • B. 

      Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Low blood pressure

    • D. 

      Pheocromocytoma

  • 19. 
    Prep. of atropine
    • A. 

      10mg/ml + 5mg/2ml

    • B. 

      1mg/1ml + 5mg/2ml + 4mg/1ml

    • C. 

      1mg/10ml + .5mg/5ml + 1mg/1ml

    • D. 

      10mg/10ml vial

  • 20. 
    Adult dose for atropine in bradycardia
    • A. 

      1mg IVP every 3-5 min

    • B. 

      0.3mg IO every 2 min max of 3mg

    • C. 

      0.5mg IVP every 3-5 min max of 3mg(0.04mg/kg)

    • D. 

      2-5mg SIVP until desired effect

  • 21. 
    Adult dose for atropine OGP poisoning
    • A. 

      1mg followed by 2-5 mg if no improvement

    • B. 

      5mg intially followed by infusion

    • C. 

      2mg followed by 0.5mg/kg bolus

    • D. 

      0.1mg/kg titrated to effect

  • 22. 
    Pediatric dose of atropine for bradycardia
    • A. 

      0.15mg/kg every 3-5 min

    • B. 

      0.01mg/kg repeated after 2 min

    • C. 

      0.02mg/kg every 3-5 min to a max of 0.04mg/kg

    • D. 

      Fuck it, get out the broslow tape

  • 23. 
    Possible side effects of atropine
    • A. 

      Erectyle disfunction

    • B. 

      Blurred vision, PVC's, tachycardia, hypotension

    • C. 

      Pupil constriction, GI bleeding, bradycardia

    • D. 

      ALOC, bradycardia, SOB, tremors

  • 24. 
    Pediatric dose for atropine for OGP poisoning
    • A. 

      0.5mg IVP every 3-5 min

    • B. 

      0.01mg/kg every 3-5 min

    • C. 

      1mg repeated every 3-5 min max of 0.04mg/kg

    • D. 

      0.02mg/kg repeated every 3-5 min max of 0.04mg/kg

  • 25. 
    What calss is aspirin
    • A. 

      Antiarrhythmic

    • B. 

      Blood thinner

    • C. 

      NSAID, platelet inhibitor

    • D. 

      Antihistamine

  • 26. 
    What are the actions of aspirin
    • A. 

      Sticky taker-offer

    • B. 

      Inhibits platlet aggregation and prostaglandin formation

    • C. 

      Causes an increased venous capacity decreasing body temperature

    • D. 

      Decreases afterload and myocardial workload

  • 27. 
    Uses of aspirin
    • A. 

      Stubbed toe or little boo boo

    • B. 

      Hangover

    • C. 

      Acute MI or S/S suggestive of recent CVA

    • D. 

      Chest pain on inspiration

  • 28. 
    Prep for aspirin
    • A. 

      324mg chewable tablet

    • B. 

      32mg coated tablet

    • C. 

      81mg chewable tablet

    • D. 

      126mg chewable tablet

  • 29. 
    Contraindications for aspirin
    • A. 

      GI bleeding

    • B. 

      ALOC

    • C. 

      Patient with a history of surgery

    • D. 

      Hypersensitivity, pregnant women and children under 12 y.o

  • 30. 
    Adult dose for aspirin
    • A. 

      126mg

    • B. 

      300mg

    • C. 

      2.5mg

    • D. 

      324mg

  • 31. 
    What calss is amiodarone
    • A. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • B. 

      Antiarrhythmic

    • C. 

      Anticholinergic

    • D. 

      Catecholimine

  • 32. 
    What are the actions of amiodarone
    • A. 

      Converts Vfib during cardiac arrest

    • B. 

      Prolongs myocardial cell action potential duration + refractory period and decreases av+SA conduction rates

    • C. 

      Depresses left ventricular function and restores NSR

    • D. 

      Slows impulse formation in the SA node allowing more effective defibrillation

  • 33. 
    Use of amiodarone
    • A. 

      Unstable tachycardia while preparing for cardioversion, heart blocks

    • B. 

      During cardiac arrest with an asytole rhythm

    • C. 

      VF/VT, wide complex tachycardias, SVT refractory to other treatments

    • D. 

      Torsades de pointes, PEA, asystole rhythms during cardiac arrest

  • 34. 
    Contraindications of amiodarone
    • A. 

      Tachycardia, normal sinus rhythm, atrial flutter

    • B. 

      High degree heart blocks, SA node dysfunction, bradycardia

    • C. 

      Pulsing vtach, atrial fibrillation

    • D. 

      Hypovolemia, cardiac arrest, hypotension

  • 35. 
    Prep of amiodarone
    • A. 

      1mg/ml + 5mg/ml

    • B. 

      10mg/ml +1mg/10ml

    • C. 

      5mg/2ml

    • D. 

      40 units/10ml

  • 36. 
    Adult dose of amiodarone for VF/VT
    • A. 

      150mg followed by 300mg after 3-5 minutes if un effective

    • B. 

      300 mg IVP followed by 200mg IVP after 3-5 min

    • C. 

      300mg in 20-30ml NS IVP followed by 150mg IVP after 3-5 min if needed

    • D. 

      320mg IVP followed by 150mg IVP after 3-5 min if needed

  • 37. 
    Adult dose of amiodarone for wide complex tachycardia
    • A. 

      150mg over 10 min

    • B. 

      300mg IVP followed by 150mg IVP after 3-5min

    • C. 

      1mg/kg/min infusion

    • D. 

      50mg IVP followede by 150mg IVP after 3-5 min

  • 38. 
    Pediatric dose of amiodarone
    • A. 

      0.02mg/kg

    • B. 

      0.1mg-0.2mg/kg

    • C. 

      5mg/kg

    • D. 

      0.01mg/kg

  • 39. 
    What calss is dopamine
    • A. 

      Antiarrhythmic

    • B. 

      NSAID

    • C. 

      Sympathomimetic, catechalimine

    • D. 

      Vagolutic, parasympathomimietic

  • 40. 
    Actions of dopamine
    • A. 

      Decreases alpha adrenergic receptor function decreasing heart rate

    • B. 

      Causes smooth muscle relaxation increasing chronotropy and inotropy

    • C. 

      Causes an increase in cebrebral and renal vasoconstriction

    • D. 

      Acts on a1 +b2 receptors in a dose related fashion moderate doses cause increased contractility + cardiac output+blood pressure

  • 41. 
    Dopamine use
    • A. 

      Hypovolemic shock and hemorrhage

    • B. 

      Cardiogenic shock + other shock states without hypovolemia

    • C. 

      Actue MI with pulmonary edema

    • D. 

      As a vasopressor in cardiac arrest

  • 42. 
    Contraindications for dopamine
    • A. 

      Acute mi, low blood pressure, head injury

    • B. 

      Hypersensitivity, children under 12, pregnant women

    • C. 

      Cardiac arrest, hypovolemia, uncorrected tachycardia

    • D. 

      Bradycardia, low blood pressure, ALOC

  • 43. 
    Prep for dopamine
    • A. 

      200mg/ 5ml + 400mg/5ml + 1600+800 mcg/ml premix

    • B. 

      1mg/ml +1mg/10ml

    • C. 

      81mg

    • D. 

      2.5mg/2.5ml +0.5mg/2.5ml

  • 44. 
    Adult dose for dopamine
    • A. 

      800mcg/ml premix at 2-20mcg/kg/min

    • B. 

      1200mcg/ml premix at 2-20mcg/kg/min

    • C. 

      1600mcg/ml premix at 2-20mcg/kg/min

    • D. 

      400mcg/ml premix at 10-20mcg/kg/min

  • 45. 
    Pediatric dose of dopamine
    • A. 

      1600mcg/ml premix at 2-20mcg/kg/ml

    • B. 

      400mcg/ml premix at 10-20mcg/kg/ml

    • C. 

      800mcg/ml premix at 2-20mcg/kg/min

    • D. 

      1200mcg/ml premix at 5-15mcg/kg/ml

  • 46. 
    What is the class of epinephrine
    • A. 

      Anticholinergic

    • B. 

      Parasympathomimetic

    • C. 

      Adrinergic agent, catecholimine

    • D. 

      Vagolytic

  • 47. 
    Epinerphrin actions
    • A. 

      Stimulates a1 and b2 receptors in a dose related fashion

    • B. 

      Causes vasodilation

    • C. 

      Increases venous capacity

    • D. 

      Causes analgesia and euphoria

  • 48. 
    Use of epi
    • A. 

      Bradycardia

    • B. 

      Pre treatment for RSI

    • C. 

      Bronchospasms, allergic reactions, cardiac arrest

    • D. 

      Acute MI, pulmonary edema

  • 49. 
    Contra indications of epi
    • A. 

      Cardiac arrest, hypovolemia, MI

    • B. 

      Hypersensitivity, hypovolemia, tachycardia

    • C. 

      Cardiogenic shock, heart blocks, asthma

    • D. 

      Head injury, aloc, vfib

  • 50. 
    Prep for epi
    • A. 

      10mg/10ml

    • B. 

      1mg/10ml+1mg/ml+30mg/30ml

    • C. 

      2.5MG/2.5ML

    • D. 

      150mg preload

  • 51. 
    Adult dose of epi for asthma:
  • 52. 
    Adult dose of epi for allergic reaction:
  • 53. 
    Adult dose of epi in cardiac arrest:
  • 54. 
    Adult dose of epi for high dose:
  • 55. 
    Adult dose of epi for infusion:
  • 56. 
    Pediactrice dose of epi for asthma:
  • 57. 
    Pediatric dose of epi for cardiac arrest:
  • 58. 
    Pediatric dose of epi for brady cardia:
  • 59. 
    Pediatric dose of epi for infusion:
  • 60. 
    What calss is fentanyl
    • A. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • B. 

      NSAID

    • C. 

      Narcotig-analgesic

    • D. 

      Vagolytic

  • 61. 
    Action of fentanyl
    • A. 

      Binds to receptors site in the brain causing potent analgesia effects

    • B. 

      Binds with a1 receptors to produce vasoconstriction

    • C. 

      Causins peripheral vasodilation and sweating

    • D. 

      Slows av node conductions rates

  • 62. 
    Use of fentanyl
    • A. 

      Acute MI, pulmonary edema

    • B. 

      Pain control, sedation for airway maneuvers

    • C. 

      Severe pain, acut pulmonary edema, cardiac chest pain

    • D. 

      Ischemic chest pain, pulmonary edema,

  • 63. 
    Contraindications of fentanyl
    • A. 

      Sever pain, high blood pressure, tachycardia

    • B. 

      Acute MI

    • C. 

      Respiratory depression, head injury, hypotension

    • D. 

      Heart blocks

  • 64. 
    Prep for fentanyl
  • 65. 
    Adult dose for fentanyl
  • 66. 
    Pediatric dose for fantanyl
    • A. 

      10-20mcg/kf

    • B. 

      5-10mcg/kg

    • C. 

      2-4mcg/kg

    • D. 

      1-2mcg/kg

  • 67. 
    What is teh class of ipatropium
    • A. 

      Catecholimine

    • B. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • C. 

      Antocholinergic, bronchodilator

    • D. 

      Vagolytic

  • 68. 
    What are the actions of ipatropium
    • A. 

      Causes vasoconstriction and increased blood pressure

    • B. 

      Causes peripheral venous vasodilation

    • C. 

      Antocholinergic agent that inhibits vagally-mediated effects by blocking acetycholine

    • D. 

      Binds to b1 receptors to produce and increased heart rate and conduction rate

  • 69. 
    Use of ipatoprium
    • A. 

      Use for cardiac asthma to relieve pulmonary edema

    • B. 

      Use to relieve upper airway obstruction caused by swelling

    • C. 

      Treatment for brocnhospams associated with COPD

    • D. 

      Use to treat allergic reaction when hypotension is present

  • 70. 
    Contraindications for ipatropium
  • 71. 
    Prep for ipatropium
    • A. 

      2.5mg/2.5ml

    • B. 

      1mg/ml

    • C. 

      2mg/ml

    • D. 

      0.5mg/2.5ml

  • 72. 
    Adult + ped dose for ipatropium
    • A. 

      2.5mg/2.5ml

    • B. 

      .015mg/2.5ml

    • C. 

      0.5mg/2.5ml

    • D. 

      2mg/2.5ml

  • 73. 
    What is the class of lidocain
    • A. 

      1b antiarrhythmic

    • B. 

      Anticholinergic

    • C. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • D. 

      Parasympatholytic

  • 74. 
    Actions of lidocain
    • A. 

      Depresses left ventricular function restoring NSR

    • B. 

      Binds to a1 reeceptors causing vasoconstriction

    • C. 

      Supresses automaticity in his purkinje fibers elevating electrical threshold of ventricles during diastole

    • D. 

      Decreases av node conduction rates lowering heart rate

  • 75. 
    Use of lidocain
    • A. 

      Cardiac arrest with asystole rhythm

    • B. 

      VF/VT, wide complex tachycardia

    • C. 

      SVT's

    • D. 

      2 or 3rd degree heart blocks

  • 76. 
    Contraindications of lidocain
    • A. 

      Bradycardia, heart blocks,pvc's, hypotension, WPWS + SAS

    • B. 

      Ventricular fibrillation

    • C. 

      Cardiac arrest

    • D. 

      Uncontrolled tachycardia and hypertension

  • 77. 
    Bolus prep fro lidocain
  • 78. 
    Infusion prep for lidocain
  • 79. 
    Adult dose of lidocain for cardiac arrest
    • A. 

      2.5mg IVP every 3-5min

    • B. 

      1-1.5mg/kg IVP every 3-5 min max 3mg/kg

    • C. 

      0.5mg/kg ivp repeate every 3-5

    • D. 

      1mg/kg IVP every 3-5min

  • 80. 
    Adult dose of lidocain for pulsing vtach
  • 81. 
    Adult infusion dose for lidocain
  • 82. 
    Pediatric lidocain bolus
    • A. 

      5mg/kg followed by infusion

    • B. 

      2mg/kg followed by infusion

    • C. 

      10mg/kg followed by infusion

    • D. 

      1mg/kg followed by infusion

  • 83. 
    Pediatric infusion for lidocain
  • 84. 
    Actions of morphine sulfate
    • A. 

      Causes an increased preload and after load

    • B. 

      Increases venous capacity and causes decreased preload and afterload

    • C. 

      Increases pain threshold

    • D. 

      Decreases CNS activity causing ALOC

  • 85. 
    Use for morphine sulfate
    • A. 

      Head trauma

    • B. 

      Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Cardiac chest pain and acute pulmonary edema

    • D. 

      Pain relief in mutli organ trauma setting

  • 86. 
    Contraindications of morphine
    • A. 

      Pulmonary edema, cardiac chest pain

    • B. 

      ALOC, hypovolemia, undiagnosed abdominal injury

    • C. 

      Isolated extremity fracture

    • D. 

      Shortness of breath

  • 87. 
    Morphine sulfate prep
  • 88. 
    Adult dose of morphine for cardiac 
    • A. 

      10-20mcg/min

    • B. 

      2-5mg SIVP every 3-5 min until respiratory deoression or pain relief occur

    • C. 

      1-2mg SIVP every 3-5 min

    • D. 

      1mg/kg

  • 89. 
    Pediatric dose of morphine
    • A. 

      2mg/kg titrated to effect repeat every 2 hours

    • B. 

      0.5mg/kg

    • C. 

      0.1-0.2mg/kgover 5 min repeate every 2 hours

    • D. 

      1mg/kg titrated repeate every 2 hours

  • 90. 
    Adult dose of morphine for pain relief
  • 91. 
    What is naloxone drug class?
    • A. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • B. 

      NSAID

    • C. 

      Competitive narcotic antagonist

    • D. 

      Narcotic-analgesic

  • 92. 
    Use of naloxone
    • A. 

      Partial or complete reversal of CNS depression due to opiate overdose

    • B. 

      Reversal of benzodiazepine overdose

    • C. 

      CNS depression caused by alcohol

    • D. 

      Reversal of ALOC due to head injury

  • 93. 
    Actions of naloxone
    • A. 

      Stimulates b2 receptors increasing respiratory rate

    • B. 

      Stimulates a1 receptors increasing heart rate and waking the patient up

    • C. 

      Competes with opiate receptors to antagonize all actions of morphine

    • D. 

      Causes vasoconstriction to relieve respiratory depression and ALOC

  • 94. 
    You should use caution with what type of patient when using naloxone
    • A. 

      Patients who have severe respiratory depression

    • B. 

      Narcotic dependent patients because they may become agressive after administration

    • C. 

      Patients who havea history of alcoholism

    • D. 

      Patients who have recieved multiple doses of naloxone in the past

  • 95. 
    Adult dose for naloxone
    • A. 

      5mg titrated repeat every 3-5 min

    • B. 

      1mg titrated to effect

    • C. 

      2mg titrated to effect repeate every 3-5 min

    • D. 

      0.4mg titrated to effect repeated every 3-5 min

  • 96. 
    Less than 5 years old dose for naloxone
    • A. 

      0.02mg/kg titrated

    • B. 

      0.1mg/kg titrated

    • C. 

      1mg/kg titrated

    • D. 

      0.5mg/kg titrated

  • 97. 
    What is the class of nitroglycerin
    • A. 

      Opiate

    • B. 

      Sympathomimetic

    • C. 

      Vagolytic

    • D. 

      Coronary vasodilator

  • 98. 
    What are the actions of nitro
    • A. 

      Causes vasoconstriction of the arterioles increasing the myocardial workload

    • B. 

      Increases peripheral venous constriction increasing core profusion

    • C. 

      Causes vasodilation of cerebral and coronary arteries decreasing workload of the heart and decreasing afterload

    • D. 

      Increases the amount of blood that is fed to the heart during diastole

  • 99. 
    Use of nitro
    • A. 

      Low blood pressure

    • B. 

      To decrease hypertension in the setting of stroke

    • C. 

      To relieve ischemic chest pain and pulmonary edema related to CHF

    • D. 

      To relieve an erection lasting longer than 4 hours

  • 100. 
    Contraindications of nitro
    • A. 

      CHF, chest pain, hypertension

    • B. 

      Recent ED medication use, cardiac tamponade, hypotension

    • C. 

      Recent surgeries

    • D. 

      Left sided ventricular failure

  • 101. 
    Adult dose for nitro
    • A. 

      0.5mg repeated every 5 min max of 3 times

    • B. 

      0.2mg repeated every 5 min max of 3 times

    • C. 

      0.4mg repeated every 5 min max of 3 times

    • D. 

      1mg repeated every 5 min max of 3 times

  • 102. 
    Class of 9% sodium chloride
    • A. 

      Hypertonic crystalloid solution

    • B. 

      Hypotonic crystalloid solution

    • C. 

      NSAID

    • D. 

      Isotonic crystalloid solution

  • 103. 
    Actions of sodium chloride
    • A. 

      Replaces potassium and calcium

    • B. 

      Replaces oxygen carrying capabilities to the blood

    • C. 

      Increases bloods oxygen carrying capability during hemorrahge

    • D. 

      Replaces sodium, chloride and water + increases circulating volume

  • 104. 
    Sodium chloride use
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Uncontrolled bleeding

    • C. 

      Hypovolemia, heat related problems, DKA and freshwater drowning

    • D. 

      Use for extreme hangovers of EMS workers who must go on shift

  • 105. 
    Prep of 9% sodium chloride
  • 106. 
    Adult and pediatric dose
  • 107. 
    Actions of oxygen
    • A. 

      Increases lung capacity

    • B. 

      Increases concentration of oxygen available to alveoli + and tissues + reverses hypoxia

    • C. 

      Causes a decrease in carbon dioxide in the body

    • D. 

      Creates a positive pressure forcing more air into the patients lungs

  • 108. 
    Use of oxygen
    • A. 

      Head injury

    • B. 

      Hypovolemia

    • C. 

      Respiratory difficulty , chest pain, cardiac arrest

    • D. 

      Hyperventilation syndrome and shcok

  • 109. 
    Class of vasopressin
    • A. 

      Nonadrenergic peripheral vasoconstrictor

    • B. 

      Adrenergic vasoconstrictor

    • C. 

      Opiod

    • D. 

      Sympathomimetic

  • 110. 
    Actions of vaspressin
    • A. 

      Causes a1 adrenergic stimulation resulting in vasoconstriction

    • B. 

      Causes peripheral vasodilation

    • C. 

      Nonadrenergic vasoconstrictor causes coronary and renal vasoconstriction increasing core profusion

    • D. 

      Causes cerebral asodilation increasing the amount of blood that can be circulated during cardiac arrest

  • 111. 
    Vasopressin adult dose
    • A. 

      50 units

    • B. 

      20 units

    • C. 

      10 units

    • D. 

      40units

  • 112. 
    Vasopressin prep
  • 113. 
    Use of vasopressin
    • A. 

      Completely replaces epinephrine during a VF/VT arrest

    • B. 

      May use for the first 3 doses during cardiac arrest

    • C. 

      May replace the first or second dose of epinephrine in arrest due to it having no significant differences

    • D. 

      Can be used to increase blood pressure during cardiogenic shock