NCCT Phlebotomy Certification Examination Review

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Phlebotomy is a very sensitive incision procedure and thus, the NCCT has tough and strict conditions before certification. The NCCT Phlebotomy Certification Examination Review below will help you prepare well for the exam. Enjoy while at it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The forearm bein most commonly used for venipuncture is the ________.
    • A. 

      Median cubital

    • B. 

      Basilic

    • C. 

      Cephalic

    • D. 

      Radial

  • 2. 
    The smallest veins in the human body are known as ________.
    • A. 

      Villi

    • B. 

      Bronchioles

    • C. 

      Venules

    • D. 

      Lymph glands

  • 3. 
    The aorta branches into smaller divisions called arteries, which in turn branch into even smaller divisions called __________.
    • A. 

      Capillaries

    • B. 

      Arterioles

    • C. 

      Venules

    • D. 

      Lymph glands

  • 4. 
    Characteristics of capillaries include _________.
    • A. 

      Having thin-walls

    • B. 

      Forming microscopic pathways

    • C. 

      Connecting aterioles with venules

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Within the capillaries, blood cell functions include ________.
    • A. 

      Releasing oxygen

    • B. 

      Binding carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Eliminating waste

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The heart, lymphatic organs, and blood vessels are in the ________ system.
    • A. 

      Respiratory

    • B. 

      Cardiovascular

    • C. 

      Digestive

    • D. 

      Urinary

  • 7. 
    The suffix -URIA at the end of a medical term refers to what body location?
    • A. 

      Blood stream

    • B. 

      Urine

    • C. 

      Kidney

    • D. 

      Synovial fluid

  • 8. 
    The study of blood is known a ___________.
    • A. 

      Hemotology

    • B. 

      Hematoxylin

    • C. 

      Hemoglobin

    • D. 

      Hemolysis

  • 9. 
    The liver, stomach, mouth, and pancreas are in the  ___________ system.
    • A. 

      Reproductive

    • B. 

      Sensory

    • C. 

      Digestive

    • D. 

      Muscular

  • 10. 
    The most important step to ensure accuracy in sample collection is ____________.
    • A. 

      Recording the time accurately

    • B. 

      By always wearing gloves

    • C. 

      Keeping the patient supine

    • D. 

      Identifying the patient properly