Musculoskeletal Med-surg

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Nursing Quizzes & Trivia

Muscles make up approximately 40 percent of total weight with the heart being the hardest-working muscle in the body. Many things can hinder the system from functioning correctly and from correcting some of them a surgery must take place. The quiz below is perfect for refreshing your memory on some of the vocabulary used in such surgeries.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    SURGICAL PUNCTURE OF A JOINT
    • A. 

      ARTHROCENTESIS

    • B. 

      ARTHOPLASTY

    • C. 

      ARTHODESIS

  • 2. 
    REPAIR OF A JOINT SURFACE OR SURFACES
    • A. 

      ARTHODESIS

    • B. 

      ARTHROCENTESIS

    • C. 

      ARTHOPLASTY

  • 3. 
    SURGICAL FUSION OF A JOINT
    • A. 

      ARTHOPLASTY

    • B. 

      ARTHODESIS

    • C. 

      ARTHROCENTESIS

  • 4. 
    JOINT WITH SLIGHT MOVEMENT
    • A. 

      SYNARTHROSIS

    • B. 

      DIARTHROSIS

    • C. 

      AMPHIARTHROSIS

  • 5. 
    JOINT WITH FREE MOVEMENT
    • A. 

      DIARTHROSIS

    • B. 

      SYNARTHROSIS

    • C. 

      AMPHIARTHROSIS

  • 6. 
    JOINT WITH NO MOVEMENT
    • A. 

      SYNARTHROSIS

    • B. 

      AMPHIARTHROSIS

    • C. 

      DIARTHROSIS

  • 7. 
    FOURTH FUNCTION OF THE MUSCULAR SYSTEM
    • A. 

      TENDON SUPPORT

    • B. 

      VENOUS BLOOD RETURN

    • C. 

      ANTIBODY FORMATION

  • 8. 
    EPIMYSIUM, PERIMYSIUM, ENDOMYSIUM FORM/RELATE TO THE
    • A. 

      NERVE BUNDLES

    • B. 

      MUSCLE MATRIX

    • C. 

      TENDONS

  • 9. 
    ENZYME THAT BREAKS DOWN ACETYLCHOLINE
    • A. 

      CHOLINESTRATE

    • B. 

      NEUROSTRATE

    • C. 

      URIC ACID

  • 10. 
    EACH MUSCLE USUALLY IS PENETRATED BY
    • A. 

      TWO ARTERIES, ONE VEIN, ONE NERVE

    • B. 

      MULTIPLE NERVES, ONE VEIN, ONE ARTERY

    • C. 

      TWO VEINS, ONE ARTERY, ONE NERVE

  • 11. 
    MOST COMMON DISCOMFORT AFTER A MYELOGRAM
    • A. 

      BACK PAIN

    • B. 

      HEADACHE

    • C. 

      NECK STIFFNESS

  • 12. 
    AFTER A MYELOGRAM, PATIENT SHOULD REMAIN IN WHAT POSITION FOR AT LEAST 8 HOURS
    • A. 

      HIGH FOWLERS

    • B. 

      PRONE

    • C. 

      SEMI-FOWLERS

  • 13. 
    DURING A CT SCAN THE PATIENT MAY FEEL
    • A. 

      CHILLED AND CLAMY

    • B. 

      HEART TACHYCARDIA AND CONFUSION

    • C. 

      WARM AND SOMEWHAT NAUSEATED

  • 14. 
    OSTEOMYELITIS IS BEST DETECTED BY WHICH TEST
    • A. 

      ELECTROMYOGRAM WITH ATOMIC DYE

    • B. 

      CT SCAN

    • C. 

      BONE SCAN

  • 15. 
    IN A BONE SCAN ATOMIC DYE IS GIVEN BY IV WHEN
    • A. 

      24 HOURS BEFORE PROCEDURE

    • B. 

      DURING THE PROCEDURE

    • C. 

      2-3 HOURS BEFORE PROCEDURE

  • 16. 
    MOST ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES REQUIRE PATIENT TO BE ON NPO STATUS HOW LONG BEFORE PROCEDURE
    • A. 

      2-4 HOURS

    • B. 

      6-12 HOURS

    • C. 

      NPO NOT NEEEDED

  • 17. 
    ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE LEVEL ARE ELEVATED IN
    • A. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      MI

    • C. 

      GOUT

  • 18. 
    NONSPECIFIC TEST TO DETECT INFLAMMATION
    • A. 

      ESR

    • B. 

      RA

    • C. 

      MCG

  • 19. 
    9.5 TO 10.5 IS A NORMAL LEVEL FOR
    • A. 

      MYOGLOBIN

    • B. 

      CALCIUM

    • C. 

      POTASSIUM

  • 20. 
    INFLAMMATION OF SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE,
    • A. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

  • 21. 
    CARTILAGE DEGENERATION FROM NORMAL WEAR AND TEAR
    • A. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

  • 22. 
    FEMALES ARE AT HIGHER RISK
    • A. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

  • 23. 
    ONLY ONE SIDE OF BODY MAYBE AFFECTED
    • A. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

  • 24. 
    MAINTAIN AND ENCOURAGE ACTIVITY LEVEL WITHOUT RESTRICTION
    • A. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

  • 25. 
    SYSTEMIC DISEASE
    • A. 

      OSTEOARTHRITIS

    • B. 

      RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS