Pdd Pre Course Exam

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Pdd Pre Course Exam

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  • 1. 
    The depth of compression for an adult victim should be at least
    • A. 

      A. 1 inch

    • B. 

      B. 2 inches

    • C. 

      C. 3 inches

    • D. 

      D. 4 inches

  • 2. 
    What is the recommended length of time for a pulse check?
    • A. 

      A. At least 5 seconds

    • B. 

      B. More than 10 seconds

    • C. 

      C. 30 seconds

    • D. 

      D. 3 seconds

  • 3. 
    In one-provider CPR, what is the recommended ratio of compressions to breaths to a pediatric patient?
    • A. 

      15:1

    • B. 

      15:2

    • C. 

      30:1

    • D. 

      30:2

  • 4. 
    An infant who had been choking becomes unresponsive. The rescuer should:
    • A. 

      Alternate back slaps and chest thrusts

    • B. 

      Perform a blind finger sweep to attempt to remove the obstruction

    • C. 

      Attempt to dislodge the obstruction using abdominal thrusts

    • D. 

      Begin CPR

  • 5. 
    You are giving CPR to a 5 year-old child. A second rescuer comes by and states they know CPR. What happens to your Compression to Breath ratio when you add the second rescuer?
    • A. 

      It stays the same at:  30 compressions to 2 breaths

    • B. 

      It changes to: 15 compressions to 1 breath

    • C. 

      It changes to: 15 compressions to 2 breaths

    • D. 

      It changes to: 30 compressions to 1 breath

  • 6. 
    After the AED has delivered the shock you should:
    • A. 

      Continue CPR beginning with compressions

    • B. 

      Wait patiently for the AED to reanalyze

    • C. 

      Turn off the AED

    • D. 

      Give 2 breaths

  • 7. 
    Rescue Breathing is used for a victim who is unconscious, but has a pulse. What is the correct rate for rescue breathing in an adult?
    • A. 

      1 breath every 30 compressions

    • B. 

      2 breaths every 30 compressions

    • C. 

      1 breath every 5 – 6 seconds

    • D. 

      1 breath evert 3 – 5 seconds

  • 8. 
    Where should the BLS provider’s hand be placed to perform chest compressions on an adult?
    • A. 

      On the lower half of the breastbone

    • B. 

      In the center of the breastbone

    • C. 

      On the upper portion of the abdomen

    • D. 

      On the upper half of the breastbone

  • 9. 
    The recommended depth of compressions for an infant is
    • A. 

      At least one fourth the depth of the chest, approximately 1 inch

    • B. 

      At least one third the depth of the chest, approximately 1.5 inches

    • C. 

      At least one half the depth of the chest, approximately 2 inches

    • D. 

      At least two thirds the depth of the chest, approximately 3 inches

  • 10. 
    Which of the following victims need CPR?
    • A. 

      A victim with a pulse and who has negative breathing

    • B. 

      A victim with chest pain and indigestion

    • C. 

      A victim who is unresponsive, no normal breathing and absent pulse

    • D. 

      A victim who is unresponsive but is breathing adequately

  • 11. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 12. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 13. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 14. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 15. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 16. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 17. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 18. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 19. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 20. 
    Identify the ECG Rhythm
    • A. 

      Supraventricular Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Monomorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • C. 

      Sinus Tachycardia

    • D. 

      Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

    • E. 

      Atrial Fibrillation

    • F. 

      Ventricular Fibrillation

    • G. 

      Pulseless Electrical Activity

    • H. 

      Asystole

    • I. 

      Sinus Bradycardia

    • J. 

      First Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • K. 

      Third Degree Atrioventricular Block

    • L. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 1

    • M. 

      Second Degree Atrioventricular Block Type 2

  • 21. 
    A responsive 75 year old patient with a BP of 100 / 70 mmHg is experiencing the ECG rhythm below. What would be the best management?
    • A. 

      Carotid Sinus Massage

    • B. 

      Synchronized Cardioversion of 50 Joules

    • C. 

      Amiodarone 150 mg

    • D. 

      Adenosine 6 mg

  • 22. 
    You are treating an individual who presented in ventricular fibrillation. After CPR and one attempt at defibrillation, his new rhythm is as shown and he has No pulse . What is the next step in management?
    • A. 

      Defibrillation

    • B. 

      CPR

    • C. 

      Give Epinephrine 1 mg

    • D. 

      Give Amiodarone 300 mg

  • 23. 
    What is the Door to Balloon time for the Percutaneous Coronary Intervention?
    • A. 

      30 mins

    • B. 

      90 mins

    • C. 

      120 mins

    • D. 

      100 mins

  • 24. 
    A 50-year-old woman is complaining of dizziness and palpitations. Her blood pressure is 70/50 mm Hg and her ventilatory rate is 20 breaths/min. She denies chest pain. The cardiac monitor reveals as shown. You should: 
    • A. 

      Start an IV and give a 300 mg dose of amiodarone

    • B. 

      Establish vascular access and give 1 mg of 1:10,000 epinephrine

    • C. 

      Attempt a vagal maneuver; if unsuccessful, give adenosine rapid IV push

    • D. 

      Perform synchronized cardioversion with 100 joules

  • 25. 
    What is the priority medication for patient in cardiac arrest with the ECG Rhythm as shown.
    • A. 

      Amiodarone 150 mg

    • B. 

      Amiodarone 300 mg

    • C. 

      Epinephrine 1 mg

    • D. 

      Atropine 0.5 mg

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