Moving And Handling Patients

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Moving And Handling Patients

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  • 1. 
    The acronym for lifting is TILE. What does it stand for?
    • A. 

      Task – Individual – Load – Environment

    • B. 

      Time – Individual – Light – Equipment

    • C. 

      Time – Individual – Light – Environment

    • D. 

      Task – Individual – Light – Equipment

  • 2. 
    Fluid seeps from the intervertebral discs ecah day from pressure of carry weight. This actually decreases the body height between?
    • A. 

      15 to 20mm

    • B. 

      20 to 25mm

    • C. 

      25 to 30mm

    • D. 

      5 to 10mm

    • E. 

      10 to 12mm

    • F. 

      12 to 13mm

    • G. 

      14 to 15mm

  • 3. 
    The most common cause injury to ambulance personnal is?
    • A. 

      Muscular skeletal

    • B. 

      Infections

    • C. 

      Ill health

    • D. 

      Mental health

  • 4. 
    The best practice for managing a patient who falls while you are assisting with walking is to?
    • A. 

      Allow the patient to slide down your body to the floor

    • B. 

      Support the patient under the arms and lower to the ground

    • C. 

      Turn in to the face the patient and help them to the ground

    • D. 

      Step away from the patient and allow them to fall

  • 5. 
    When lifting a good technique is considered to?
    • A. 

      Keep a straight back

    • B. 

      Keep feet together

    • C. 

      Hold objects at arms length

    • D. 

      Bend from the waist

  • 6. 
    The order of the 4 P’s for Lifting are?
    • A. 

      Plan - Prepare - Position - Perform

    • B. 

      Perform - Plan - Prepare - Position

    • C. 

      Prepare - Position - Perform - Plan

    • D. 

      Plan - Position - Prepare - Perform

  • 7. 
    The (?) is often used for patients with respiratory illness, lung or heart diseases or suffering from dyspnoea.
    • A. 

      Upright position

    • B. 

      Fowler position

    • C. 

      Trendelenburg position

    • D. 

      Recumbent position

    • E. 

      Lower Limbs Raised

    • F. 

      Semi- Recumbent position

    • G. 

      Recovery position

  • 8. 
    Which position relaxes tension for the abdominal muscles?
    • A. 

      Fowler position

    • B. 

      Trendelenburg position

    • C. 

      Recumbent position

    • D. 

      Lower limbs raised position

    • E. 

      Semi- Recumbent position

    • F. 

      Recovery position

  • 9. 
    Patients who have lost large amounts of blood which position would be best?
    • A. 

      Lower limbs raised position

    • B. 

      Semi- Recumbent position

    • C. 

      Recovery position

    • D. 

      Upright position

    • E. 

      Fowler position

    • F. 

      Trendelenburg position

    • G. 

      Recumbent position

  • 10. 
    Which position should you use for unconscious patients to allow postural drainage and provent the tongue obstructing the airway?
    • A. 

      Recovery position

    • B. 

      Upright position

    • C. 

      Fowler position

    • D. 

      Trendelenburg position

    • E. 

      Recumbent position

    • F. 

      Lower limbs raised

    • G. 

      Semi- recumbent position