Ultimate Phlebotomy Quiz: MCQ Test!

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Ultimate Phlebotomy Quiz: MCQ Test!

Ultimate phlebotomy quiz: MCQ test! Phlebotomy is the process of drawing blood from a part of the body for it to be tested for illnesses or transfusion purposes. It is possible for a phlebotomist to make an error while drawing blood, and it can be life-threatening or discomforting for a patient. To help assess your understanding of this skill, we have prepared the quiz below. Do give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If you are trying to stop the bleeding from a needle stick, which of the following is the best technique?
    • A. 

      Indirect pressure

    • B. 

      Direct pressure

    • C. 

      Tourniquet

    • D. 

      Longitudinal pressure

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a test used to monitor heparin levels?
    • A. 

      SST

    • B. 

      ACT

    • C. 

      POCT

    • D. 

      H&H

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is the deepest layer of the epidermis?                   
    • A. 

      Stratum spinosum

    • B. 

      Stratum corneum

    • C. 

      Stratum granulosum

    • D. 

      Stratum basale

  • 4. 
    The area of a blood smear that is tested is called the _____. 
    • A. 

      Analyte

    • B. 

      Whorls

    • C. 

      Feather

    • D. 

      Agate

  • 5. 
    Which of the following matches the definition: excessive RBC production? 
    • A. 

      Polycythemia

    • B. 

      Dehiscence

    • C. 

      Transection

    • D. 

      Escharotic's condition

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is the maximum recommended depth of a heel puncture according to the NCCLS? 
    • A. 

      1.0 mm

    • B. 

      1.7 mm

    • C. 

      2.0 mm

    • D. 

      2.6 mm

  • 7. 
    PKU Tests are most commonly performed with ___. 
    • A. 

      Skin puncture blood

    • B. 

      Arterial blood

    • C. 

      Bilirubin specimens

    • D. 

      BUN anaylsis

  • 8. 
    Which of the following terms matches the definition: winged infusion set? 
    • A. 

      Hematoma

    • B. 

      Hub

    • C. 

      Sharps

    • D. 

      Butterfly needle

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is identified by the acronym (CPD)? 
    • A. 

      Cervical Positioning Device

    • B. 

      Citrate Phosphate Dextrose

    • C. 

      Citrate Potassium Dextrose

    • D. 

      Citrate Potassium Disinfectant

  • 10. 
    According to the Zone of Comfort, if you are standing 3 feet from a person you are within ____. 
    • A. 

      Public Distance

    • B. 

      Social Distance

    • C. 

      Personal Distance

    • D. 

      Intimate Distance

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