Venipuncture- Clinical Skills Exam 1

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  • 1. 
    MC site for venipuncture
    • A. 

      AF fossa

    • B. 

      Cubital fossa

    • C. 

      Popliteal fossa

    • D. 

      Dorsal vein :)

  • 2. 
    Most prominent veins in the Triangular hollow area of ant arm
    • A. 

      Cephalic + dorsal

    • B. 

      Basilic + dorsal

    • C. 

      Basilic + cephalic

    • D. 

      Basilic + median

  • 3. 
    Contents of Cubital Fossa from Medial--> Lateral R- Really- Radial N- Need- Nerve B- Booze- Biceps  T- To--- Tendon B- Be---- Brachial A-At-------Artery M---My-----Median N----Nicest--nerve
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which is not one of the most common vessels for venipuncture
    • A. 

      Basilic

    • B. 

      Median cubital

    • C. 

      Ethmoid

    • D. 

      Cephalic

  • 5. 
    For venipuncture vacutainers, always hold the needle/barrel steady with your dominant hand to change tubes
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which common venipuncture vessel is close to the brachial artery and poorly anchored
    • A. 

      Basilic

    • B. 

      Cephalic

    • C. 

      Median cubital

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 7. 
    After removing the needle for venipuncture, how long do you apply pressure for?
    • A. 

      1-2 min

    • B. 

      3-4 min

    • C. 

      5 min

  • 8. 
    What do you need to assess your patient after venipuncture, before leaving them?
    • A. 

      CBC

    • B. 

      Lightheadedness

    • C. 

      Systemic reaction

    • D. 

      ABCs

  • 9. 
    Which is not a contraindiacation to an IV catheter?
    • A. 

      Significant

    • B. 

      Cellulitis

    • C. 

      IV distal to phlebitis

    • D. 

      Nutritional deficiency

  • 10. 
    The risk of local infection from an IV catheter is increased if it's left in longer than _______
    • A. 

      72-96 hr

    • B. 

      48-72 hr

    • C. 

      24-48 hr

    • D. 

      96-120 hr

  • 11. 
    The injection site for an IV should be changed every ____ days
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      7

  • 12. 
    What medicine is given for IV contrast extravasation
    • A. 

      Hyaluronidase

    • B. 

      Diphenhydramine

    • C. 

      Hydrocortisone

    • D. 

      Vancomycin

  • 13. 
    Which vessel is not commonly used in lower extremity IV catheters?
    • A. 

      Lesser saphenous

    • B. 

      Greater saphenous

    • C. 

      Medial Marginal

    • D. 

      Lateral Marginal

  • 14. 
    What is an indication for using a Lower extremity for IV caths? According to ppt.
    • A. 

      Children

    • B. 

      Elderly

    • C. 

      Mastectomy- unilateral

    • D. 

      Collapsed vein

  • 15. 
    Appropriate size IV cath for  1) Children 2) Adults
    • A. 

      1) 24g 2) 16/18g

    • B. 

      1) 16/18g 2) 24g

    • C. 

      1) 18g 2) 16g

    • D. 

      1) 16g 2) 18g

  • 16. 
    Procedure for IV cath below. Pick out which step is incorrect. 1) Apply traction to vein  2) hold at 15-20 deg and insert into vein 3) when flash is seen, advance cath another 2-3 mm at 15-20 deg 4)retract needle /remove needle assembly 5)hold pressure proximally to insertion site and insert line 6) dress site with tape and tegaderm
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 17. 
    Which is NOT a "Right" Of "Rights of medication administration"?
    • A. 

      Patient

    • B. 

      Time

    • C. 

      Site

    • D. 

      Drug

    • E. 

      Dose

    • F. 

      Delivery

    • G. 

      Route

    • H. 

      Documentation

  • 18. 
    Which injection type is aspiration uncessessary
    • A. 

      IM

    • B. 

      SC

    • C. 

      Intradermal

  • 19. 
    How long should you observe patient after injection
    • A. 

      24h

    • B. 

      1h

    • C. 

      5 min

    • D. 

      15min

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