B4N051 Vol. 3 Ure Questions; Edit Code: 05

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B4N051 Vol. 3 Ure Questions; Edit Code: 05

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  • 1. 
    A specialist who can guide a provider in prescribing drugs is best defined as a 
    • A. 

      Pharmacist

    • B. 

      Clinical provider

    • C. 

      Clinical pharmacist

    • D. 

      Pharmaceutical technician

  • 2. 
    Out  of several names given each medication, which of these drug names is given by the manufacturer?
    • A. 

      Trade name

    • B. 

      Official name

    • C. 

      Generic name

    • D. 

      Chemical name

  • 3. 
    Which statement is true regarding the role of a medical service technician in medication administration?
    • A. 

      Technicians are not trained to prepare medications for administration

    • B. 

      A nurse or physician must directly observe technicians when they are administering medications

    • C. 

      Technicians are permitted to administer medications under the supervision of a nurse or physician

    • D. 

      Nurses can always allow technicians to decide on their own to administer a medication if the decision is in the patient's best interst.

  • 4. 
    Which statement is not considered one of the patient's legal and ethical rights?
    • A. 

      Be informed of a drug's name

    • B. 

      Be informed of a drug's purpose

    • C. 

      Choose the method of administration

    • D. 

      Receive clearly labeled medication containers

  • 5. 
    What form should be filled out when reporting a medication error?
    • A. 

      AF Form 765

    • B. 

      AF Form 786

    • C. 

      AF Form 3066

    • D. 

      AF Form 3069

  • 6. 
    How many ways can a provider initiate a drug order?
    • A. 

      One 

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Five

  • 7. 
    What do many medical treatment facilities use to avoid errors when copying a drug order?
    • A. 

      Kardex

    • B. 

      Medication Card

    • C. 

      Telephone consults

    • D. 

      Computer-generated product

  • 8. 
    Drug administration is controlled primarily by
    • A. 

      State amendments

    • B. 

      Facility mandate

    • C. 

      Federal law

    • D. 

      State law

  • 9. 
    Narcotics, such as codeine, cocaine, and amphetamines, which have potential for abuse, but have acceptable medical uses are classified as 
    • A. 

      Schedule I

    • B. 

      Schedule II

    • C. 

      Schedule III

    • D. 

      Schedule IV

  • 10. 
    What law requires a periodic inventory of all controlled substances?
    • A. 

      Drug Regulatory Act

    • B. 

      Drug Control Regulation

    • C. 

      Controlled Substance Act

    • D. 

      Attorney General Mandate of 1974

  • 11. 
    As a minimum, how often should controlled temperature drug storage areas be monitored?
    • A. 

      Beginning of each shift

    • B. 

      Once per day

    • C. 

      Once per week

    • D. 

      Once per month

  • 12. 
    Penicillin administered to treat an infection is an example of what category of drugs?
    • A. 

      Chemotherapeutic

    • B. 

      Substitutive

    • C. 

      Supportive

    • D. 

      Curative

  • 13. 
    The process by which a drug in transported from the site of entry to the circulatory system is known as
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Solubility

    • C. 

      Absorption

    • D. 

      Stimulation

  • 14. 
    A patient's weight is a factor in drug action due to
    • A. 

      Acid content

    • B. 

      Water content

    • C. 

      Enzyme production

    • D. 

      Body fat absorption

  • 15. 
    Why are oral medications that are taken before meals generally faster acting?
    • A. 

      Slower circulation level

    • B. 

      Higher body metabolism

    • C. 

      Lower body metabolism

    • D. 

      Lower digestive system content

  • 16. 
    Which statement is true regarding how ambient temperature can affect drug action?
    • A. 

      Warmer temperatures increase circulation and cause rapid drug action

    • B. 

      Warmer temperatures decrease circulation and cause slow drug action

    • C. 

      Colder temperatures cause blood vessels to dilate cause slow drug action

    • D. 

      Colder temperatures cause blood vessels to constrict cause rapid drug action

  • 17. 
    Which of these is a common reference source for drugs?
    • A. 

      Internet search

    • B. 

      Physician Desk Reference

    • C. 

      Nurse's Pharmacy Handbook

    • D. 

      Technicians Pharmacy Handbook

  • 18. 
    A Finely ground drug that can be used internally or used externally describes a type of medication preparation called a 
    • A. 

      Pill

    • B. 

      Paste

    • C. 

      Powder

    • D. 

      Tincture

  • 19. 
    What type of medication has a cleansing action that produces watery evacuation of intestinal content?
    • A. 

      Antarrhythmics

    • B. 

      Antemetics

    • C. 

      Chathartics

    • D. 

      Antacids

  • 20. 
    Which element is not required on a medication order?
    • A. 

      Patient's age

    • B. 

      Patient's name

    • C. 

      Specified time

    • D. 

      Provider's signature

  • 21. 
    Before administering any medication, you are responsible for all of the following except
    • A. 

      For ensuring A1C Jones is available for work the next day

    • B. 

      Performing all steps in the six medication rights

    • C. 

      Being knowledgeable of the side effects of the medications

    • D. 

      Verifying any possible interactions against current medications

  • 22. 
    How many pounds are equal to 65 kg?
    • A. 

      130

    • B. 

      143

    • C. 

      152

    • D. 

      170

  • 23. 
    LtCol McNamara ordered a single dose Phenergan 12.5 mg, to be administered intramuscularly to A1C Jones for Nausea and vomiting. The Phenergan is supplied in 50 mg/2mL pre-filled syringes. How many mLs would you administer?
    • A. 

      0.25

    • B. 

      0.50

    • C. 

      2.5

    • D. 

      5.0

  • 24. 
    The method of parenteral medication administration that involves injecting a drug into a muscle is
    • A. 

      Intravenous (IV) push

    • B. 

      Intramuscular (IM)

    • C. 

      Subcutaneous (sc)

    • D. 

      IV drip

  • 25. 
    Dr. Young has ordered Mrs. Green to receive 5mg/kg of Ancef twice a day. Mrs. Green weighs 65kg. The medication Ancef is supplied in vials 50 mg/mL. How many mLs of the Ancef will be given for each does?
    • A. 

      5.0

    • B. 

      0.6

    • C. 

      6.5

    • D. 

      65

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