Preparatory

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Preparatory

Review for Module 1 Exam! Part One


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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of on-line medical direction?
    • A. 

      Telephone Contact

    • B. 

      Standing Orders

    • C. 

      Radio Contact

  • 2. 
    Which stage of dying is NOT properly matched with its description?
    • A. 

      Bargaining - -OK, but first let me...

    • B. 

      Depression -- OK, but I haven't...

    • C. 

      Denial -- Why me?

  • 3. 
    Prescription eyeglasses are sufficient BSI protection as long as they are thick enough.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What is the term for the procedures that an EMT can perform, further defined by medical direction, protocols and standing orders?
    • A. 

      Duty to Act

    • B. 

      Scope of Practice

    • C. 

      Quality of Care

    • D. 

      Patient Advocacy

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT true regarding the requirements for a patient to give Informed Consent?
    • A. 

      Patient must be of legal age

    • B. 

      Patient must be informed of the procedures and all MAJOR risks associated with performing them

    • C. 

      It must be obtained from every conscious, mentally competent adult prior to giving any assessment or treatment

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is true regarding Refusal of Medical Assistance ( RMA)?
    • A. 

      The patient may not refuse treatment once a procedure has begun

    • B. 

      The patient doesn't need to sign a release form, as long as you obtain witnesses names and contact information

    • C. 

      The patient must be informed of all major risks prior to terminating care

  • 7. 
    Before the EMT leaves the scene, he should make sure to: ( Click on all correct answers)
    • A. 

      Try again to persuade the patient to go to the hospital, even if it might agitate the patient.

    • B. 

      Ensure the patient is able to make a rational, informed decision.

    • C. 

      Inform the patient why he should go and what may happen to him if he does not.

    • D. 

      Let the patient know that this is the last chance to get ambulance transport, and if he wants to go to the hospital at a later time, he must find his own transportation.

  • 8. 
    For negligence to be proven, which components must be present?
    • A. 

      The patient didn't refuse care, any loss of function after the injury/illness occurred in the crew's time with the patient, and other EMTs on scene suggested alternative treatments

    • B. 

      The EMT performed a physical assessment after the patient refused to grant permission, psychological damages were caused by it, and protocols were not followed as precisely as written

    • C. 

      The provider had a duty to act, breached that duty, and actual physical or psychological damages were caused by the provider

  • 9. 
    Which is true regarding performing care at a crime scene?
    • A. 

      Holes in clothing should not be cut or torn through

    • B. 

      All evidence must be protected at all costs, including witholding patient care until the evidence is gathered

    • C. 

      The crew members should exit the scene through a way other than they entered, so all footprints can be cleanly taken into evidence

  • 10. 
    Treating a patient who is unconscious, or a child or mentally incompetent adult whose caregivers cannot be contacted, is treatment under _____ consent.
  • 11. 
    Which of the following types of questions allows a quick, objective response that will gather the information you need and streamline the history-taking?
    • A. 

      Leading questions

    • B. 

      Open-ended questions

    • C. 

      " Why" questions

    • D. 

      Closed-ended questions