Medical Assisting

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  • 1. 
    The formula used to calculate drug dosage for kids your old and younger. Dose = age in months/ 150 X adult dose.
    • A. 

      Fried's law

    • B. 

      Young's rule

    • C. 

      Clark's rule

    • D. 

      West's Nomogram

    • E. 

      Body weight Method

  • 2. 
    The formula used to calculate drug dosage for kids a year old and older dose = age in years/ age + 12 X adult dose
    • A. 

      Clark's rule

    • B. 

      Fried's law

    • C. 

      Young's rule

    • D. 

      West's Nomogram

    • E. 

      Body weight method

  • 3. 
    The preferred formula for calculation drug dosage for sick and underweight kids. dose = BSA/1.73 X adult dose
    • A. 

      Clark's rule

    • B. 

      Fried's law

    • C. 

      Young's rule

    • D. 

      West's Nomogram

    • E. 

      Body weight method

  • 4. 
    Also called "proprietary" name, given by a manufacturer, noted in uppercase letters.
    • A. 

      Generic name

    • B. 

      Prescription drugs

    • C. 

      Brand name

    • D. 

      Nonprescription drugs

    • E. 

      Chemical name

  • 5. 
    Also called "official" name, considered to be the legal name, noted in lowercase letters.
    • A. 

      Generic name

    • B. 

      Brand name

    • C. 

      Prescription drugs

    • D. 

      Nonprescription drugs

    • E. 

      Chemical name

  • 6. 
    _________ agency responsible for enforcing drug control.
  • 7. 
    _________ is the most common drug resource available.
  • 8. 
    When a physician orders medication for a patient he would write a
  • 9. 
    Drugs that can by bought at the store are called nonprescription or
  • 10. 
    Drugs that have a potential for addiction or abuse are called
  • 11. 
    Side effects specific to an individual are
  • 12. 
    A decrease in the effectiveness of a drug.
  • 13. 
    Dependence on a drug.