Cardiac Rhythm Course Study Guide For Monitor Transport Technicians

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Cardiac Rhythm Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Irregular rhythm rate 120
    • A. 

      Normal sinus rhythm NSR

    • B. 

      Sinus bradycardia SB

    • C. 

      Sinus tachycardia ST

    • D. 

      Atrial fibrillation AF

  • 2. 
    Select the 4 different rhythms you must identify
    • A. 

      Sinus tach

    • B. 

      Sinus brady

    • C. 

      Normal sinus

    • D. 

      A-fib (AF atrial fibrillation) or paced

    • E. 

      Brain

    • F. 

      Hearing aid

  • 3. 
    Which 2 are the Atrium?
    • A. 

      Top right

    • B. 

      Top left

    • C. 

      Right bottom

    • D. 

      Left bottom

  • 4. 
    Which 2 are Ventricles?
    • A. 

      Top right

    • B. 

      Top left

    • C. 

      Bottom right

    • D. 

      Bottom left

  • 5. 
    What is Atria?
    • A. 

      Upper chambers of the heart

    • B. 

      Middle chambers of the heart

    • C. 

      Lower chambers of the heart

    • D. 

      Back of the heart

  • 6. 
    What is Ventricles?
    • A. 

      Upper chambers of the heart

    • B. 

      Middle chambers of the heart

    • C. 

      Back of heart

    • D. 

      Lower chambers of the heart

  • 7. 
    Instability usually develops when the heart rate changes significantly from the patients baseline normal or in response to a potentially lethal rhythm.signs and symptoms of instability click all that applies:
    • A. 

      Unresponsive or change in response

    • B. 

      Chest pain

    • C. 

      Shortness of breath

    • D. 

      Dizziness

    • E. 

      Sweating

    • F. 

      Nausea & vomiting

    • G. 

      Pale color (individual with darker skin may have pale lips or nail beds)

  • 8. 
    A _________ is a device to visualize the patient's heart rhythm. You can only see the electrical activity of the heart, not the mechanical activity. 3 wires (known as leads) must be attached to the patient's chest.
    • A. 

      Leads

    • B. 

      P wave

    • C. 

      Cardiac monitor

    • D. 

      Cardiac cycle

  • 9. 
    What does the monitor show?
    • A. 

      The cardiac monitor displays hearts.

    • B. 

      The cardiac monitor displays nothing important.

    • C. 

      The cardiac monitor displays oxygenated blood.

    • D. 

      The cardiac monitor displays waves that represent various components of the cardiac cycle.

  • 10. 
    The normal rate of the SA nodes is 60 - 100
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    You always check the patient along with the monitor
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    How many chamber are in the heart?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 13. 
    RATE: 79
    • A. 

      Sinus bradycardia SB

    • B. 

      Sinus tardycadia

    • C. 

      Normal sinus rhythm NSR

    • D. 

      Atrial fibrillation

  • 14. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Normal sinus rhythm NSR

    • B. 

      Sinus bradycardia SB

    • C. 

      Sinus tachycardia ST

    • D. 

      Atrial fibrillation AF

  • 15. 
    Irregular rhythm rate 120
    • A. 

      Normal sinus rhythm NSR

    • B. 

      Sinus bradycardia SB

    • C. 

      Sinus tachycardia ST

    • D. 

      Atrial fibrillation AF

  • 16. 
    RATE: 153
    • A. 

      PVC premature ventricular

    • B. 

      SVT supraventricular tachycardia

    • C. 

      VT ventricular tachycardia

  • 17. 
    Rate 109
    • A. 

      Premature ventricular contractions PVC

    • B. 

      Ventricular tachycardia VT

    • C. 

      Supraventricular tachycardia SVT

  • 18. 
    QRS RATE 100 - 300 BPM
    • A. 

      PEA

    • B. 

      Ventricular tachycardia VT

    • C. 

      Asystole

  • 19. 
    No ventricular activity seen
    • A. 

      Asystole

    • B. 

      PEA

    • C. 

      VF

  • 20. 
    CARDIAC RHYTHM 
    • A. 

      Asystole

    • B. 

      Ventricular fibrillation VF

    • C. 

      PEA

  • 21. 
    CARDIAC RHYTHM 
    • A. 

      Pacing - av pacing

    • B. 

      Pacing - atrial pacing

    • C. 

      Pacing - ventricular pacing

    • D. 

      Pacing - failure to capture

  • 22. 
    CARDIAC RHYTHM 
    • A. 

      Pacing - AV pacing

    • B. 

      Pacing - ventricular pacing

    • C. 

      Pacing - atrial pacing

    • D. 

      Pacing - failure to capture

  • 23. 
    CARDIAC RHYTHM 
    • A. 

      Pacing - atrial pacing

    • B. 

      Pacing - AV pacing

    • C. 

      Pacing - failure to capture

    • D. 

      Pacing - ventricular pacing

  • 24. 
    CARDIAC RHYTHM 
    • A. 

      Pacing - ventricular pacing

    • B. 

      Pacing - failure to capture

    • C. 

      Pacing - atrial pacing

    • D. 

      Pacing - AV pacing

  • 25. 
    NSR?click all that applies 
    • A. 

      60-100 BPM

    • B. 

      20-40 BPM

    • C. 

      100-180 BPM

    • D. 

      REGULAR RHYTHM

    • E. 

      P-WAVES BEFORE EACH QRS

    • F. 

      QRS IS NARROW

    • G. 

      QRS IS WIDE

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