Emrapproved Monthly Medical Trivia Quiz - July 2012

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 72

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  • 1. 
    If the doctor informs you that you have pulmonary embolism, what is he referring to?
    • A. 

      A blood clot in an artery to the lung

    • B. 

      A blood clot in an artery to the brain

    • C. 

      A blood clot in an artery to the heart

  • 2. 
    What is  the only internal human organ capable of natural regeneration of lost tissue?
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Pancreas

    • C. 

      Liver

  • 3. 
    The target heart rate for a 15 year old is lower than for a 50 year old?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Low potassium may be a particularly important contributor to ___________________.
    • A. 

      Low blood pressure

    • B. 

      Low blood sugar

    • C. 

      High blood pressure

  • 5. 
    What is the most common cause of poisoning resulting in death in the United States?
    • A. 

      Lead Poisoning

    • B. 

      Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

    • C. 

      Alcohol Poisoning

  • 6. 
    Blood cells form and develop in the ________________.
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Bone Marrow

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Platelet

  • 7. 
    Almost all the cells in our body have DNA with the exception of?
    • A. 

      Red Blood Cells

    • B. 

      White Bllod Cells

    • C. 

      Nerve Cells

  • 8. 
    The pancreas produces enzymes which digest which of the following?  
    • A. 

      Fats

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Carbohydrates

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What is the most common malignancy in humans?
    • A. 

      Breast Cancer

    • B. 

      Bone Cancer

    • C. 

      Skin Cancer

  • 10. 
    What is another name for Acetylsalicylic Acid?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Aspirin

    • C. 

      Vitmain C

    • D. 

      Prozac

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