National Council For Cooperative Training (NCCT) Practice Test

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National Council For Cooperative Training (NCCT) Practice Test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When the internal evironment of the body is functioning properly, a condition of ________ exits.
    • A. 

      Hemorrhage

    • B. 

      Dysfunction

    • C. 

      Homeostasis

    • D. 

      Euphoria

  • 2. 
    Schedule V drugs include
    • A. 

      Substances that have no accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse

    • B. 

      Miscellaneous mixtures containing limited amounts of narcotic drugs

    • C. 

      Minor tranquilizers and hypnotics tthat have a lesser potential for abuse

    • D. 

      Various narcotics such as opium

  • 3. 
    Digoxin is used for
    • A. 

      Excretion of urine

    • B. 

      Anxiety

    • C. 

      Cardiac problems

    • D. 

      Suppress swelling

  • 4. 
    Escape of fluid into the pleural cavity is called
    • A. 

      Pneumonia

    • B. 

      Pulmonary edema

    • C. 

      Plural effusion

    • D. 

      Emphysema

  • 5. 
    An injection where the skin is pulled laterally 1 1/2 inches away from the injection site, is called ______.
    • A. 

      Intravenous

    • B. 

      Z track

    • C. 

      EZ track

    • D. 

      Intramuscular

  • 6. 
    Conduct, cortesy, and manners; customary in the medical profession are called _______.
    • A. 

      Ethics

    • B. 

      Medical etiquette

    • C. 

      Moral therapy

    • D. 

      Precocity

  • 7. 
    A kind of liquid preparation which mixes fine droplets of an oil in water, such as castor oil, is called a(n) ______.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Emulsion

    • C. 

      Elixir

    • D. 

      Tinctures

  • 8. 
    The insurance program that covers needy and low income people is ______.
    • A. 

      Medicaid

    • B. 

      Medicare

    • C. 

      Tri-care

    • D. 

      Blue cross/blue shield

  • 9. 
    failure to do something that a resonable person would do under ordinary circumstances that ends up causing harm to another person or a persons property is ___________ .
    • A. 

      Malpractice

    • B. 

      Defamation

    • C. 

      Slander

    • D. 

      Negligence

  • 10. 
    The _______ name of a drug is its official name
    • A. 

      Trade or brand

    • B. 

      Chemical

    • C. 

      Generic

    • D. 

      Organic

  • 11. 
    Inflammation of the peritoneal cavity is
    • A. 

      Peritoneal cavitis

    • B. 

      Hernia

    • C. 

      Peritonitis

    • D. 

      Colitis

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is used to aminister an intradermal injection ?
    • A. 

      Insulin syringe

    • B. 

      Tuberculin syringe

    • C. 

      Hypodermic syrince

    • D. 

      Tubex closed injection system

  • 13. 
    ECG term vector refers to _____.
    • A. 

      Space

    • B. 

      Stillness

    • C. 

      Flatness

    • D. 

      Force

  • 14. 
    The Tri-care fiscal year is from
    • A. 

      October 1 - september 30

    • B. 

      Jan. 1 - dec. 31

    • C. 

      July 1 - june 31

    • D. 

      Oct 1 - sep 1

  • 15. 
    A glass continer holding mdication in either loquid of powder form is called a(n) ____________.
    • A. 

      Multi-dose vial

    • B. 

      Capsule

    • C. 

      Prefilled syringe

    • D. 

      Ampule

  • 16. 
    The medical term for turning downward is
    • A. 

      Adduction

    • B. 

      External rotation

    • C. 

      Supination

    • D. 

      Pronation

  • 17. 
    Fluid may be held in the body tissus and make them swell, this is called ____.
    • A. 

      Inflammation

    • B. 

      Dysmorphia

    • C. 

      Edema

    • D. 

      Hydromorphia

  • 18. 
    An organization that offers insurance against losses in exchange for a premium is called ___.
    • A. 

      Health maintenence organization

    • B. 

      Rider

    • C. 

      Member physician

    • D. 

      Bank

  • 19. 
    A date on a obttle of medication that assures its potency is _____.
    • A. 

      Ingredient date

    • B. 

      Sale date

    • C. 

      Expiration date

    • D. 

      Manufactures date

  • 20. 
    When the patient kneels, and places his/her head and chest on the table,with the top elevated, it is called _______.
    • A. 

      Lithotomy position

    • B. 

      Knee-chest position

    • C. 

      Proctal position

    • D. 

      Prone position

  • 21. 
    the american medical association developed a refernce procedural code book using a numerical system for procedures, and this is called _______.
    • A. 

      Incurance claim manual

    • B. 

      Refernce manual

    • C. 

      Manual for current procedures

    • D. 

      Current procedural terminology

  • 22. 
    A predetermined amount that the insured must pay each year before the insurance company will pay for an illness of injury is called__________.
    • A. 

      Deductable

    • B. 

      Co-payment fee

    • C. 

      Extended benefits

    • D. 

      Application fee

  • 23. 
    The medical term for tube feeding is _______.
    • A. 

      IV

    • B. 

      Esophageal introduction

    • C. 

      Gavage

    • D. 

      IVN

  • 24. 
    A clean smooth cut cause by a sharp cutting instrument is called ___________.
    • A. 

      Laceration

    • B. 

      Puncture

    • C. 

      Incision

    • D. 

      Abrasion

  • 25. 
    To determine if the heart rhythm is regular or irregular, the distance between each P wave and then each _________ is measured
    • A. 

      T

    • B. 

      Q

    • C. 

      R

    • D. 

      U

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