Module 5 Hemorrhage/Shock

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Septic Shock Quizzes & Trivia

Some questions on lesson 5-1, Hemorrhage, MAST, Hypoperfusion and SHOCK!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the correct  treatment, in order,  of a laceration that continues to bleed?
    • A. 

      Elevation, direct pressure, pressure point, tourniquet

    • B. 

      Direct pressure,pressure point, elevation, tourniquet

    • C. 

      Direct pressure, elevation, pressure point,

    • D. 

      Direct pressure, pressure bandage, tourniquet

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a sign/symptom of shock/hypoperfusion in an adult who has potential internal bleeding?
    • A. 

      SBP > 90 with cold,clammy skin

    • B. 

      SBP > 90 with pallor

    • C. 

      SBP < 90

    • D. 

      SBP > 90 with altered mental status

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    What, regarding serious loss of blood and the age of patient, is MISmatched?
    • A. 

      Adult - 1000cc

    • B. 

      Child - 500 cc

    • C. 

      Infant - 250 cc

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is FALSE regarding the use of a tourniquet?
    • A. 

      A thin strap should be used, to allow for the most pressure in the smallest area.

    • B. 

      Do not remove or loosen it once applied unless told to my medical direction.

    • C. 

      Do not apply it over any joint.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are signs of Altered Mental Status due to hypoperfusion? ( Choose ALL that apply.)
    • A. 

      Unconsciousness

    • B. 

      Stupor

    • C. 

      Restlessness

    • D. 

      Agitation

    • E. 

      Anxiety

  • 6. 
    Type of shock that is the result of any cause of  low blood volume.
    • A. 

      Hemorrhagic

    • B. 

      Hypovolemic

    • C. 

      Metabolic

    • D. 

      Distributive

  • 7. 
    Which is NOT a form of Distributive shock? ( Choose all that apply)
    • A. 

      Anaphylactic

    • B. 

      Septic

    • C. 

      Hemorrhagic

    • D. 

      Neurogenic

  • 8. 
    Which is NOT a sign / symptom of neurogenic shock?
    • A. 

      Normal to slow heart rate

    • B. 

      Hypothermia

    • C. 

      Cool, dry moist skin below the injury site.

    • D. 

      Hypotension

  • 9. 
    Signs and symptoms of internal bleeding include: ( Choose ALL that are correct.)
    • A. 

      Dizzyness

    • B. 

      Coffee-ground emesis

    • C. 

      Shallow, rapid breathing

    • D. 

      Dark,tarry stool

  • 10. 
    Splinting may decrease the potential for wounds to start bleeding again.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False