How Well You Know Anesthesia? Quiz

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How Well You Know Anesthesia? Quiz

How well you know anaesthesia quiz. The amount of anaesthesia a person or animal should be given is depended on different factors such as weight and type of condition one has. There are different types of anaesthesia which can either be local, regional or general. Do you think you remember your basics to these types and how to administer drugs in each? The quiz will help refresh your memory on the basics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A 15 kg dog weighs how many pounds?
    • A. 

      30.3 lbs

    • B. 

      33 lbs

    • C. 

      6.8 lbs

    • D. 

      28 lbs

  • 2. 
    A 40 lb dog weighs how many kgs?
    • A. 

      18.18 kgs

    • B. 

      88 kgs

    • C. 

      44 kgs

    • D. 

      13.7 kgs

  • 3. 
    A 65 kg dog weighs how many pounds?
    • A. 

      151 lbs

    • B. 

      143 lbs

    • C. 

      29.5 lbs

    • D. 

      33 lbs

  • 4. 
    A normal, healthy patient that is undergoing a spay surgery would fall where on the ARA scale?
    • A. 

      1--minimal risk

    • B. 

      2--low risk

    • C. 

      3--moderate risk

    • D. 

      4--high risk

    • E. 

      5--extreme risk

  • 5. 
    A patient with severe systemic disease, such as anemia, moderate dehydration, and compensated organ disease would fall where on the ARA scale?
    • A. 

      1--minimial risk

    • B. 

      2--low risk

    • C. 

      3--moderate risk

    • D. 

      4--high risk

    • E. 

      5--extreme risk

  • 6. 
    A state of calm or drowsiness.
  • 7. 
    A state of relaxation and reduction of anxiety.
  • 8. 
    A state without pain.
  • 9. 
    Active scavengers used activated charcoal to remove waste anesthetic gas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Anticholinergics reduce or eliminate some of the undesirable effects of anesthesia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    ARA stands for
  • 12. 
    Compressed gas sources should be changed when they contain
    • A. 

      0-10 psi

    • B. 

      25-50 psi

    • C. 

      90 psi

    • D. 

      100-200 psi

  • 13. 
    Cone-shaped devices that allow you to deliver oxygen and/or anesthetic gases to the patient without intubating them.
    • A. 

      Induction chamber

    • B. 

      Mask

    • C. 

      Vaporizer

    • D. 

      Flow meter

  • 14. 
    General anesthesia is defined as the loss of feeling or sensation to a specific area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Glycopyrrolate decreases GI motility.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    It is recommended most patients be fasted for about ____ hours before the surgery.
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      24

  • 17. 
    Ketamine is always used with a(n)
    • A. 

      Anticholinergic

    • B. 

      Sedative

    • C. 

      Opioid

    • D. 

      Tranquilizer

  • 18. 
    Laryngoscopes are not used in what animals?
    • A. 

      Cattle and horses

    • B. 

      Sheep and goats

    • C. 

      Cats and dogs

    • D. 

      Pigs

  • 19. 
    Long and intermediate-acting barbiturates are generally used for anticonvulsant therapy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    M.A.C. stands for
  • 21. 
    Neuroleptoanalgesia is a state of profound sedation and analgesia produced by giving simultaneous administration of an opioid and tranquilizer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Nitrous oxide tanks are blue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Scavenger units safely filter/route waste gas from induction chambers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The following steps of anesthesia are scrambled. Give the correct sequence. (For example b, d, a, e, etc.) a. Induction b. Recovery c. Patient Evaluation and Preparation d. Maintenance e. Preanesthetic Medication f.  Equipment and Supplies
  • 25. 
    The manometer is measured in
    • A. 

      G/dl

    • B. 

      Cm/h20

    • C. 

      Mmhg

    • D. 

      Mph

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