Pa Exam II

36 Questions | Total Attempts: 206

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Laboratory Quizzes & Trivia

Review exam for PA Lab


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is it called when a coronary artery gets inadequate blood or O2 to the heart muscle
    • A. 

      Infarction

    • B. 

      Ischemia

  • 2. 
    The top of the heart is the
  • 3. 
    The bottom of the heart is the
  • 4. 
    What is the outer sac that protects the heart called
  • 5. 
    What is the muscle layer of the heart?
  • 6. 
    What is the outside surface of the muscle layer called
  • 7. 
    What is the inside lining of the muscle layer called
  • 8. 
    When you hear lubb dubb what is the first sound called
    • A. 

      S1

    • B. 

      S2

    • C. 

      S3

    • D. 

      S4

  • 9. 
    Does S1 occur in Systole or diastole
    • A. 

      Diastole

    • B. 

      Systole

  • 10. 
    The second sound dupp is referred to as
    • A. 

      S1

    • B. 

      S2

    • C. 

      S3

    • D. 

      S4

  • 11. 
    S2 is heard the loudest
    • A. 

      At the base

    • B. 

      At the apex

    • C. 

      The 2 ICS

  • 12. 
    What do you feel at the carotid artery?
    • A. 

      S1

    • B. 

      S2

  • 13. 
    Who is more likely to have substernal chest pain
    • A. 

      Male

    • B. 

      Female

  • 14. 
    Is dyspnea subjective or objective
    • A. 

      Subjective

    • B. 

      Objective

  • 15. 
    The #1 symptom of cardiac insufficiency in the elderly is
    • A. 

      Chest pain

    • B. 

      SOB

    • C. 

      Fatigue

    • D. 

      Edema

  • 16. 
    What is teh usual etiology of a URI
    • A. 

      A virus

    • B. 

      A bacteria

    • C. 

      Pneumonia

  • 17. 
    When auscultating lung sounds anteriorly are you hearing mostly upper or lower lobes
    • A. 

      Upper

    • B. 

      Lower

  • 18. 
    When auscultating for lung sounds posteriorly.  Do you mostly listen to upper or lower lobes
    • A. 

      Uppper

    • B. 

      Lower

  • 19. 
    What area is between the lungs containing the trachea, esophagus, heart and great vessels
  • 20. 
    What pleural membrane lines the chest cavity
  • 21. 
    What pleural membrane lines the lungs?
  • 22. 
    What could occur if the negative pressure changes in the pleural space?
    • A. 

      Neumonia

    • B. 

      Pneumothorax

    • C. 

      Bronchitis

    • D. 

      Asthma

  • 23. 
    What is the collapse of a section if the alveoli called?
  • 24. 
    Who is more prone to atelectasis
    • A. 

      Healthy 20 yr old

    • B. 

      Healthy 70 yr old

    • C. 

      Health 50 yr old

  • 25. 
    When I check the SPo2, I am checking
    • A. 

      Perfusion

    • B. 

      Ventilation