Acute Traumatic Pain Assessment And Management Pre-test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What percentage of patients in the pre-hospital environment complain of pain?
    • A. 

      100%

    • B. 

      80%

    • C. 

      50%

    • D. 

      20%

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is considered a barrier to pain management in the prehospital environment?
    • A. 

      Ability to assess pain

    • B. 

      High pain score

    • C. 

      Difficult vascular access

    • D. 

      Immediate transport

  • 3. 
    Which of the following would be considered a means to overcome pain management barriers?
    • A. 

      Offline protocols

    • B. 

      Training on medication administering

    • C. 

      Start an IV in children immediately

    • D. 

      Less medical oversight

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is considered an immediate benefit of pain control and additionally provides a calming effect?
    • A. 

      Administering the pain medication immediately

    • B. 

      Patient’s vital signs remain the same

    • C. 

      Doing a patient assessment quickly

    • D. 

      Improvement in the patient’s respiratory effort

  • 5. 
    What is a long-term benefit of pain control for pediatric patients?
    • A. 

      Decreased incidence of post-traumatic stress

    • B. 

      Increased long-term sequelae in children

    • C. 

      Increase the development of hypersensitized pain pathways

    • D. 

      There are no long-term benefits noted for pediatric patients

  • 6. 
    Which of the following route is NOT a means to administer fentanyl?
    • A. 

      Transmucosal

    • B. 

      Intravenous

    • C. 

      Intramuscular

    • D. 

      Intranasal

  • 7. 
    Which of the following would be considered a contraindication to administering pain medication to a pediatric patient?
    • A. 

      Glascow Coma Score

    • B. 

      Normal blood pressure

    • C. 

      Patients under the age of 10

    • D. 

      Pediatric trauma patients

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is considered a pharmacological means to control a patient’s pain?
    • A. 

      Distraction

    • B. 

      Hypnosis

    • C. 

      Acupressure

    • D. 

      Oral analgesics

  • 9. 
    Which narcotic pain medication typically causes less respiratory depression?
    • A. 

      Morphine

    • B. 

      Fentanyl

    • C. 

      Acetaminophen

    • D. 

      NSAIDS

  • 10. 
    Which pain scale is appropriate for a 3-year-old patient?
    • A. 

      FLACC or CHEOPS

    • B. 

      Self-report scale such as FPS-revised

    • C. 

      Self-report scale such as Wong-Baker FACES®

    • D. 

      Self-report scale such as NRS

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