Basics Of Clinical Pain Management Quiz

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Basics Of Clinical Pain Management Quiz

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  • 1. 
    ___________ come from blood vessels, joints, tendons, muscles, and bone. Injury may result from pressure, trauma, or ischemia. 
    • A. 

      Deep somatic pain

    • B. 

      Visceral pain

    • C. 

      Cutaneous pain

    • D. 

      Referred pain

  • 2. 
    Acute pain continues for 6 months or longer. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Acute pain includes which of the following? Check all that apply. 
    • A. 

      Short term

    • B. 

      Self limiting

    • C. 

      Does not resolve when injury heals

    • D. 

      Predictable trajectory

  • 4. 
    __________ pain is perceived in area distant from the site of painful stimuli. 
    • A. 

      Referred

    • B. 

      Radiating

    • C. 

      Projected

    • D. 

      Localized

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are some of the causes for back pain? Check all that apply. 
    • A. 

      Muscle strains

    • B. 

      Compression fracture

    • C. 

      Spinal disc herniation

    • D. 

      Inguinal hernia

  • 6. 
    ____________ is sensitivity to bright light. 
  • 7. 
    You should always ask the patient if they are allergic to any medication(s). 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of the following are opioid analgesics? 
    • A. 

      Fentanyl

    • B. 

      Tramadol

    • C. 

      Ibuprofen

    • D. 

      Toradol

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is NOT a side effect of opioids?
    • A. 

      Constipation

    • B. 

      Drowsiness

    • C. 

      Increased respirations

    • D. 

      Nausea

  • 10. 
    Long term use of _________ may lead to ulcers or GI bleeding. 
  • 11. 
    A(n) ____________ overdose is one of the most common types of poisoning due to its inclusion in many different prescription and OTC medications. 
  • 12. 
    A physician will prescribe _____ if the patient is in respiratory depression. 
    • A. 

      Narcan

    • B. 

      Morphine

    • C. 

      Ketorolac

    • D. 

      Epidural

  • 13. 
    A patient does not have to notify his physician if he is receiving a controlled substance in the ER. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is NOT a non-pharmacological intervention for pain? 
    • A. 

      Acupuncture

    • B. 

      Guided imagery

    • C. 

      Application of heat

    • D. 

      Steroid injection

  • 15. 
    A patient presents with vomiting, nausea, pallor, and diaphoresis. What kind of pain is it?
    • A. 

      Visceral pain

    • B. 

      Deep somatic pain

    • C. 

      Chronic pain

    • D. 

      Referred pain

  • 16. 
    What does the S in PQRSTU stand for?
  • 17. 
    _______ is when the patient has pain, tingling, numbness or weakness radiating down one or both legs from the lower back.
  • 18. 
    Which of the following would a physician prescribe for chronic pain? Check all that apply. 
    • A. 

      Morphine

    • B. 

      Hydrocodone

    • C. 

      Fentanyl

    • D. 

      Hydrochlorothiazide

  • 19. 
    Which of the following would a physician prescribe for a patient with cardiac disease?
    • A. 

      Aspirin

    • B. 

      Gabapentin

    • C. 

      Sumatriptan

    • D. 

      Allopurinol

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