Fluid, Electrolyte And Acid-base Balance Part 1

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Fluid And Electrolyte Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the two types of solutes?
  • 2. 
    Cite 3 stimuli that triggers the thirst center in the brain?
  • 3. 
    Name the four routes of fluid output.
  • 4. 
    What are the 8 factors that affects fluid and electrolyte imbalance?
  • 5. 
    Cite medical treatments that may alter the fluid balance in the body.
  • 6. 
    What are the two  basic types of fluid imbalances?
  • 7. 
    When do FVD occur?
  • 8. 
    4 Examples of body spaces where third spacing occurs.
  • 9. 
    4 Causes of FVE
  • 10. 
    Cite 4 disease conditions that may result to FVE?
  • 11. 
    Types of edema:
  • 12. 
    3 causes of edema formation.
  • 13. 
    Cite 5 examples of body secretions where sodium is found.
  • 14. 
    When sodium is reabsorbed in the system, what other substance is reabsorbed with it?
  • 15. 
    Cite 5 functions of Calcium.
  • 16. 
    Is the pressure exerted by a fluid within a closed system on the walls of a container in which it is contained.
  • 17. 
    The principle involved in this method of fluid movement is that fluids move from the area of greater pressure to the area of lesser pressure.
  • 18. 
    This is the difference  between the hydrostatic pressure and the osmotic pressure.
  • 19. 
    When the hyrdrostatic pressure is greater than the osmotic pressure, the fluid filters out of the blood vessels.
    • A. 


    • B. 


  • 20. 
    Is the movement of pure solvent across cell membranes from the less concentrated solution to the more concentrated solution
  • 21. 
    Are substances dissolved in liquids.
  • 22. 
    Substances or salts that readily dissolve in true solutions.
  • 23. 
    Substances that does not readily dissolve into true solutions.
  • 24. 
    Is the component of a solution that can dissolve a solute.
  • 25. 
    The concentration of a solution is expressed as?
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