August 2013 Tqip Educational Experience

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August 2013 Tqip Educational Experience

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    67 year old male fell out of bed during his home peritoneal dialysis treatment.  He arrives to ED with complaints of slight headache and difficulty breathing.   He sustains multiple rib fractures and a forehead contusion. His medication list includes metoprolol for hypertension, an oral hypoglycemic, multivitamins, and a daily aspirin. He is admitted to a telemetry unit for pain management.  What comorbid conditions would you report to NTDB for this patient?
    • A. 

      Hypertension requiring medication, Functionally dependent health status, Chronic renal failure, Bleeding Disorder

    • B. 

      Hypertension requiring medication, Chronic renal failure, Diabetes mellitus, Functionally dependent health status

    • C. 

      Hypertension requiring medication, Diabetes mellitus, Bleeding Disorder

    • D. 

      Hypertension requiring medication, Bleeding Disorder

  • 2. 
    34 year old female involved in a rollover MVC, was extricated and taken from the scene by ambulance to a local airport where they met the helicopter for transport to your facility.  Based on this information what would you report for the data element Other Transport Mode?
    • A. 

      Ground Ambulance

    • B. 

      Fixed-wing Ambulance

    • C. 

      Helicopter Ambulance

    • D. 

      Not Applicable

  • 3. 
    An 83 year old male was riding his bicycle and lost control of the bike and fell while approaching a corner.  He was taken to the nearest hospital, and admitted for his trauma related injuries.  He has a past medical history of A-fib, s/p pace maker, CABG s/p stent, pulmonary hypertension, 30 pack per year smoker that quit > 5 years ago, no drug or alcohol use.  The medications that he is on are:  Fosamax, Xarelto, potassium chloride, Lasix, and Lipitor.  What comorbid conditions would you report to NTDB for this patient? Would you report this patient as a smoker?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    An 83 year old male was riding his bicycle and lost control of the bike and fell while approaching a corner.  He was taken to the nearest hospital, and admitted for his trauma related injuries.  He has a past medical history of A-fib, s/p pace maker, CABG s/p stent, pulmonary hypertension, 30 pack per year smoker that quit > 5 years ago, no drug or alcohol use.  The medications that he is on are:  Fosamax, Xarelto, potassium chloride, Lasix, and Lipitor.  What comorbid conditions would you report to NTDB for this patient? Would you report Hypertension for this patient?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    An 83 year old male was riding his bicycle and lost control of the bike and fell while approaching a corner.  He was taken to the nearest hospital, and admitted for his trauma related injuries.  He has a past medical history of A-fib, s/p pace maker, CABG s/p stent, pulmonary hypertension, 30 pack per year smoker that quit > 5 years ago, no drug or alcohol use.  The medications that he is on are:  Fosamax, Xarelto, potassium chloride, Lasix, and Lipitor.  What comorbid conditions would you report to NTDB for this patient? Would you report Bleeding Disorder for this patient?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

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