CST Practice Exam 2

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CST Practice Exam 2

Welcome to part 2 of getting your CST!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The name of this instrument is a/an
    • A. 

      Hurd Dissector & Pillar Retractor

    • B. 

      Castroviejo Needle Holder

    • C. 

      Spratt Curette

    • D. 

      Desmarres Alar Retractor

  • 2. 
    The name of this retractor is a/an
    • A. 

      Harrington

    • B. 

      Finochietto

    • C. 

      Davidson

    • D. 

      Allison

  • 3. 
    The name of this instrument is a/an
    • A. 

      Guyon vessel clamp

    • B. 

      Randall kidney stone forcep

    • C. 

      Herrick kidney pedicle clamp

    • D. 

      Wertheim pedicle clamp

  • 4. 
    Which of the following instrument sets is this instrument located?
    • A. 

      Gall bladder

    • B. 

      Plastic

    • C. 

      Ob-Gyn

    • D. 

      Genitourinary

  • 5. 
    Which of the following instrument sets is this instrument located?
    • A. 

      Neurosurgical

    • B. 

      Plastic

    • C. 

      Tracheal

    • D. 

      Orthopedic

  • 6. 
    The name of this forceps is a/an
    • A. 

      DeBakey

    • B. 

      Adson

    • C. 

      Bonney

    • D. 

      Gerald

  • 7. 
    Which of the following instrument sets is this instrument located?
    • A. 

      Genitourinary

    • B. 

      Neurosurgical

    • C. 

      Orthopedic

    • D. 

      Cardiovascular

  • 8. 
    The name of this scissor is a/an
    • A. 

      Iris

    • B. 

      Potts-Smith

    • C. 

      Jorgenson

    • D. 

      Cottle

  • 9. 
    The name of this osteotome is a/an
    • A. 

      Hibbs

    • B. 

      Hoke

    • C. 

      Lambotte

    • D. 

      Smith-Petersen

  • 10. 
    The name of this retractor is the
    • A. 

      Green thyroid

    • B. 

      Senn

    • C. 

      Hohmann

    • D. 

      Cushing

  • 11. 
    The distal and proximal ends of long bones are called
    • A. 

      Diaphysis

    • B. 

      Epiphyses

    • C. 

      Periosteum

    • D. 

      Osteocytes

  • 12. 
    The gland located on the front and sides of the trachea below the larynx is the
    • A. 

      Pituitary

    • B. 

      Thyroid

    • C. 

      Thymus

    • D. 

      Pineal

  • 13. 
    The beats per minute for the resting heart rate of an adult is
    • A. 

      60-80

    • B. 

      90-110

    • C. 

      120-140

    • D. 

      150-170

  • 14. 
    Graft material used to cover the stapes during a radical mastoidectomy is the
    • A. 

      Temporalis fascia

    • B. 

      Pars tensa

    • C. 

      Temporal bone

    • D. 

      Vestibular membrane

  • 15. 
    The rate at which work is done is called
    • A. 

      Conservation

    • B. 

      Kinetic energy

    • C. 

      Power

    • D. 

      Potential energy

  • 16. 
    Which of the following terms refers to sever hypertension in the pregnant female?
    • A. 

      Placenta pervia

    • B. 

      Dystocia

    • C. 

      Prolapse of umbilical cord

    • D. 

      Eclampsia

  • 17. 
    Which of the following suture would be the best choice for repair of a liver laceration?
    • A. 

      2-0 Polypropylene

    • B. 

      2-0 Polyglactin

    • C. 

      2-0 Chromic

    • D. 

      2-0 Polyester

  • 18. 
    The surgical instrument used to enlarge the maxillary sinus opening during a Caldwell-Luc procedure is a/an
    • A. 

      Lambotte osteotome

    • B. 

      Antrum trocar/rasp

    • C. 

      Coakley curette

    • D. 

      Kerrision rongeur

  • 19. 
    The speed of computer processors is measured in
    • A. 

      Gigabyte

    • B. 

      Kilo

    • C. 

      Megabyte

    • D. 

      Gigahertz

  • 20. 
    The type of electrical current that moves in a one-way, single direction is
    • A. 

      Alternating

    • B. 

      Ampere

    • C. 

      Direct

    • D. 

      Voltage

  • 21. 
    Which of the following instruments is used to hold the mouth open during a tonsillectomy?
    • A. 

      Jennings

    • B. 

      Wieder

    • C. 

      LaForce

    • D. 

      Fisher

  • 22. 
    What joint is formed by the articulation of the mandible with the glenoid fossa of the temporal bone?
    • A. 

      Articular tubercle

    • B. 

      Temporomandibular joint

    • C. 

      Mental foramen

    • D. 

      Ramus

  • 23. 
    The term for male breast enlargement is
    • A. 

      Gynecomastia

    • B. 

      Hypertrophic breasts

    • C. 

      Mammoplasty

    • D. 

      Mammography

  • 24. 
    A muscle commonly used for flap reconstruction is reconstruction mammoplasty is the
    • A. 

      Deltoid

    • B. 

      Pectoralis major

    • C. 

      Transverse rectus

    • D. 

      Trapezius

  • 25. 
    Cranial nerve II is the
    • A. 

      Trochlear

    • B. 

      Oculomotor

    • C. 

      Olfactory

    • D. 

      Optic