Paramedic Quiz 2 - 45 Mins - EMT-p

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which structure is located in the mediastinum?
    • A. 

      Alveoli

    • B. 

      Bronchiols

    • C. 

      Trachea

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    What is the most common adverse side effect of IV push valium?
    • A. 

      Increased urine output

    • B. 

      Seizures

    • C. 

      Hypertension

    • D. 

      Respiratory depression

  • 3. 
    Aminophyline may be given in a dosage range of ______ and it's main action is________?
    • A. 

      250-500 mg slowly; bronchial dilation

    • B. 

      300 mg slowly; increased cardiac output

    • C. 

      250-500 mg rapidly; bronchial dilation

    • D. 

      500 mg rapidly; decreased urinary output

  • 4. 
    What device transmits specific tones that other receivers will recognize?
    • A. 

      Repeater

    • B. 

      Modulator

    • C. 

      Encoder

    • D. 

      Transponder

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is one of the earliest signs of hypoxia:
    • A. 

      Thirst

    • B. 

      Restlessness

    • C. 

      Cyanosis

    • D. 

      Weak and rapid pulse

  • 6. 
    A deviation from the accepted standards of care is called:
    • A. 

      Malpractice

    • B. 

      Negligence

    • C. 

      Abandonment

    • D. 

      Incompetence

  • 7. 
    A 23 year old male has a history of seizures. You find him having recurrent seizures without return to consciousness. His color is poor and he is suffering arrythmias. He is suffering from:
    • A. 

      Focal motor seizures

    • B. 

      Grand mal seizures

    • C. 

      Petit male seizures

    • D. 

      Status epilepticus

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is NOT a method of tranmission of the hepatitis virus?
    • A. 

      Saliva

    • B. 

      Sexual contact

    • C. 

      Blood

    • D. 

      Feces

  • 9. 
    Your patient is unconscious and in apparent respiratory distress. The permission to treat her is given by the concept of:
    • A. 

      Actual consent

    • B. 

      Implied consent

    • C. 

      Applied consent

    • D. 

      Replied consent