Quiz: What Do You Know About Medical Restraint?

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Quiz: What Do You Know About Medical Restraint?

What do you know about medical restraint? In medicine, there are some procedures that one will have to be restrained so that they do not get harmed or harm others. Do you know some of the standard equipment used in such times? Take up this quiz and learn more about what is expected of you as a medical practitioner in such cases.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The leadership of this medical center is committed to prevent, reduce and strive to eliminate the use of restraints and seclusion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The rationale for use of restraint and seclusion must be documented and describe use of lesser restrictive interventions leading to use of restraint and seclusion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Personnel instituting restraint or seclusion interventions will have training in the application of such procedures with the mandatory review occurring on an annual basis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A nurse or physician does not have to present when restraints or seclusion are initiated, only contacted within 4 hours of placement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A physician’s order is required for the implementation of Seclusion or Behavioral Restraints, as well as the implementation of clinical protocols utilizing restraints.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The patient and their family input does not apply to the use of medical restraints.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A nurse must wait for a physcian order prior to placing restraints.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The monitoring of a patient in restraints is accomplished with an observation by an assigned qualified staff member every hour.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A physcian order for restraints is valid for up to 4 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Restraint is discontinued as soon as the individual meets his/her behavioral criteria.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False