Chapter 5 & 6

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  • 1. 
    Another term used to describe a red blood cell is:
    • A. 

      Leukocyte

    • B. 

      Thrombocyte

    • C. 

      Erythrocyte

    • D. 

      Lymphocyte

  • 2. 
    What would be considered expanded duties of the phlebotomist?
    • A. 

      Know the lab computer service

    • B. 

      Promote good public relations

    • C. 

      Obtain blood pressure on patients

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    The conduct and qualities that project an image of a professional person is known as:
    • A. 

      Integrity

    • B. 

      Ethics

    • C. 

      Legal

    • D. 

      Professionalism

  • 4. 
    Which of the following terms mean inflammation of a vein?
    • A. 

      Phlebotomy

    • B. 

      Phlebitis

    • C. 

      Phlebotomize

    • D. 

      Phlebology

  • 5. 
    The spinal column and brain are covered by a protective membrane called:
    • A. 

      Meninges

    • B. 

      Papillae

    • C. 

      Viscera

    • D. 

      Neutrons

  • 6. 
    Proximal is defined as:
    • A. 

      Away from the middle

    • B. 

      Farthest from the middle

    • C. 

      Farthest from the center

    • D. 

      Nearest to point of attachment

  • 7. 
    The plural form of atrium is:
    • A. 

      Atri

    • B. 

      Atria

    • C. 

      Atrial

    • D. 

      Atrices

  • 8. 
    The "E" is pronounced separately in:
    • A. 

      Diastole

    • B. 

      Syncope

    • C. 

      Systole

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    A hematologist specializes in the study of:
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Lungs

    • D. 

      Blood

  • 10. 
    The abbreviation NPO means:
    • A. 

      Negative patient outcome

    • B. 

      Nothing by mouth

    • C. 

      New patient only

    • D. 

      No parenteral output

  • 11. 
    The  majority of gas exchange between blood  and tissue tales place in the:
    • A. 

      Capillaries

    • B. 

      Arterioles

    • C. 

      Pulmonary vein

    • D. 

      Venules

  • 12. 
    The abbreviation CBC stands for:
    • A. 

      Calculated blood count

    • B. 

      Complete blood count

    • C. 

      Chemical bilirubin concentration

    • D. 

      Cardiac basal calculation

  • 13. 
    To what part of the body does the word root "hepat" refer to
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Liver

    • D. 

      Head

  • 14. 
    Therapeutic phlebotomies are still common today for patient with:
    • A. 

      Increase WBC

    • B. 

      Leukemia

    • C. 

      Polycythemia

    • D. 

      Anemia

  • 15. 
    The component of a cell that is mostly water is called:
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      DNA

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Membrane

  • 16. 
    When discussing the structural components of the body we are referring to:
    • A. 

      Physiology

    • B. 

      Blood components

    • C. 

      Bones

    • D. 

      Anatomy

  • 17. 
    The microbiology department performs
    • A. 

      Compatibility testing

    • B. 

      Blood culture testing

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      Chemistry testing

  • 18. 
    When discussing the functional components of the body we are referring to are:
    • A. 

      Physiology

    • B. 

      Bones

    • C. 

      Blood components

    • D. 

      Anatomy

  • 19. 
    Homeostasis is a condition in the body that refers to
    • A. 

      Steady state

    • B. 

      Stops bleeding

    • C. 

      Uneven

    • D. 

      Imbalance

  • 20. 
    The function of the circulatory system is to:
    • A. 

      Carry O2 from the lungs

    • B. 

      Maintain fluid balance

    • C. 

      Defend body against disease

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    The heart is made up of what type of muscle?
    • A. 

      Visceral

    • B. 

      Skeletal

    • C. 

      Cardiac

    • D. 

      Voluntary

  • 22. 
    The phlebotomist is sometimes referred to as:
    • A. 

      Blood sucker

    • B. 

      Vampire

    • C. 

      Ambassador

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    When drawing blood for hematology what color tube is used?
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Light blue

    • C. 

      Red

    • D. 

      Lavender

  • 24. 
    When a patient is lying flat on their back face up, they are in:
    • A. 

      Basal position

    • B. 

      Supine position

    • C. 

      Passed out position

    • D. 

      Prone position

  • 25. 
    The production of blood cells in the bone marrow is called:
    • A. 

      Hemostasis

    • B. 

      Homeostasis

    • C. 

      Hematopoiesis

    • D. 

      None of the above