Large Scale Events And Street Drugs

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ______ is responsible for the safety of both the public and EMS
    • A. 

      Chicago Police Department

    • B. 

      Chicago Fire Department

    • C. 

      Region XI Emergency Medical Director

    • D. 

      Emergency Communication Registered Nurse

  • 2. 
    According to Region XI Policies and Procedures the ______ provides medical oversight to all EMS providers within Region XI
    • A. 

      Chicago Police Department

    • B. 

      Chicago Fire Department

    • C. 

      Region XI Emergency Medical Director

    • D. 

      Emergency Communication Registered Nurse

  • 3. 
    Psychological effects of Marijuana are seen/felt within ___ minutes
    • A. 

      30-60

    • B. 

      10-30

    • C. 

      20-60

    • D. 

      20-30

  • 4. 
    Scientist have identified more than _____ chemicals in marijuana.
    • A. 

      200

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      600

    • D. 

      800

  • 5. 
    It was estimated that marijuana users have a 4.8-fold increase in the risk of ______ in the first hour after smoking the drug.
    • A. 

      Stroke

    • B. 

      Heart attack

    • C. 

      Aspiration

  • 6. 
    Once in the brain, Cocaine works in large part by occupying, or blocking,_______  transporter sites in the terminal buttons of neurons in the brain.
    • A. 

      Acetylcholine

    • B. 

      Serotonin

    • C. 

      Dopamine

    • D. 

      Histamine

  • 7. 
    As a stimulant, cocaine ______ the heart rate and ______ the blood vessels.
    • A. 

      Increases, constricts

    • B. 

      Constricts, increases

    • C. 

      Constricts, constricts

    • D. 

      Increases, increases

  • 8. 
    MDMA is available as a;
    • A. 

      Tablet

    • B. 

      Capsule

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      Powder

  • 9. 
    Most MDMA-related fatalities have been attributed to symptoms of ______ and ________
    • A. 

      Heat stroke, hyperthermia

    • B. 

      Heat exhaustion, hypothermia

    • C. 

      Heat stroke, hypothermia

    • D. 

      Heat exhaustion, hyperthermia

  • 10. 
    Herion related fatalities are most commonly due to __________ or _________
    • A. 

      Respiratory failure, asphyxiation

    • B. 

      Respiratory distress, asphyxiation

    • C. 

      Cardiac failure, asphyxiation

    • D. 

      Cardiac arrest, asphyxiation