L.P. Book Medical / Lesson # 6 Fractures

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Lesson # 6 Fractures


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  • 1. 
         The Skeletal System Function
    • A. 

      Gives shape to the body

    • B. 

      Protects vital internal organs

    • C. 

      Both a & b

    • D. 

      All parts are soft and flexible

  • 2. 
    1     Components of the Skeletal System include
    • A. 

      Skull

    • B. 

      Spinal Column

    • C. 

      Thorax

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
          The Muscular System Function
    • A. 

      Gives shape to the body

    • B. 

      Protect internal organs

    • C. 

      Provide movement

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
          Components of the Muscular System include
    • A. 

      Voluntary (Skeletal) Muscle

    • B. 

      Involuntary (smooth) Muscle

    • C. 

      Cardiac Muscle

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
          Mechanism of injuries include
    • A. 

      Direct Force

    • B. 

      Indirect Force

    • C. 

      Twisting force

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Types of bone or joint injuries include Closed fractures – no break in continuity of the skin and
    • A. 

      Loose fractures - skin is loose around site of fracture

    • B. 

      Open fracture – break in the continuity of the skin

    • C. 

      Internal fracture – break deep within the body

    • D. 

      Surface fracture – no break in the continuity of the skin, but surface of skin is distorted by the fracture

  • 7. 
    1     Signs & Symptoms of a fracture include
    • A. 

      Exposed bone ends

    • B. 

      Deformity or angulation

    • C. 

      Pain & tenderness

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    1     Emergency care of bone or joint injuries includeBSI, Application of cold pack to area of pain, Manual stabilization and
    • A. 

      After life threats have been controlled, allow patient to remain in position of comfort

    • B. 

      Roll victim on their side opposite of the site of the fracture

    • C. 

      Help the victim to their feet and have them walk to the ambulance

    • D. 

      Place them on a backboard

  • 9. 
    Manual extremity stabilization includes: Support above and below an injury, Cover open wounds Pad to prevent pressure and discomfort to the patient, Do not intentionally replace protruding bones, and
    • A. 

      Place the victim on a backboard

    • B. 

      When in doubt, manually stabilize the injury

    • C. 

      Check for the range of mobility of the injury

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
         Open fractures
    • A. 

      Cover with a sterile dressing

    • B. 

      Attempt to replace the bones

    • C. 

      Check for range of motion & sensation

    • D. 

      Place the victim on a backboard