Pediatrics Mod 6 Review Part One

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following do NOT like to be separated from their parents? ( Choose all that apply)
    • A. 

      Pre-schooler

    • B. 

      Infants

    • C. 

      School-age

    • D. 

      Toddler

    • E. 

      Adolescent

  • 2. 
    Which are correct statements about how the pediatric airway differs from the adult airway? ( Choose all that apply)
    • A. 

      Peds airway is smaller.

    • B. 

      Peds airway is more anterior.

    • C. 

      Peds tongue is proportionally larger in relation to the jaw.

    • D. 

      Toddlers prefer to breathe through their nose.

  • 3. 
    Which is true about pediatric respiratory physiology? ( Choose ALL that apply.)
    • A. 

      Children in respiratory distress take long to compensate, but quickly decompensate.

    • B. 

      Increased work of breathing is most evident through nasal flaring and intercostal use.

    • C. 

      Tachycardia is a sign of hypoxia.

    • D. 

      Smaller children tend to breathe more from diaphragmatic function.

  • 4. 
    Which are INCORRECT regarding Circulatory status of a pediatric patient? ( Choose ALL that apply)
    • A. 

      Blood pressure is a good indicator of perfusion status

    • B. 

      Hypovolemia can develop just from vomiting

    • C. 

      Capillary refill is proper to evaluate in a pediatric patient

    • D. 

      Children compensate slowly, then decompensate rapidly

  • 5. 
    Which is correct regarding airway assessment/treatment in pediatrics?
    • A. 

      Peds need more head tilt then adults to maintain a patent airway

    • B. 

      Modified jaw thrust cannot be used for pediatrics

    • C. 

      OPA's cannot be inserted inverted, than rotated 180 degrees.

    • D. 

      OPA's and NPA's are measured the same way as in adults.

  • 6. 
    For proper administration of blow-by oxygen, the opening of the source should be NO more than ___ inches away from the mouth and nose.
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1

  • 7. 
    Which is incorrectly matched?
    • A. 

      For ages 1-10... Upper range is figured by: 40 - ( 2 times the age)

    • B. 

      Hyperventilate head injury with posturing at 25 times/minute

    • C. 

      Rescue ventilations at once every 3 seconds

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct

  • 8. 
    Which is incorrect regarding capillary refill?
    • A. 

      Greater than 4 seconds is a sign of decompensated shock

    • B. 

      Normal time is less than 3 seconds

    • C. 

      Delayed ( 2-4 seconds) is a sign of compensated shock

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