Phlebotomy State Exam Practicum

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Phlebotomy State Exam Practicum - Quiz

To practice taking exams, feeling comfortable and gaining confidence in answering the state boards for Phlebotomy as a CPT 1


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The role of a phlebotomist is collect blood samples for lab testing via Venipuncture, Capillary Draws and Arterial Draws.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Using a 70% swab of alchohol to use as an anteseptic reduces micro-organisms and sterilizes the area of blood draw.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Tourniquets are used primarily to tie off blood flow and find arteries for venipuncture draws.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    If the veins are hard to locate, you may use a BP cuff to use in lieu of a tourniquet and keep the pressure at 80mm/hg in order to get a successful venipuncture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    In the chain of infection process, the means of tranportation are the following:
    • A. 

      Contact via touching, droplett, airbourne, vehicle and vector

    • B. 

      Contact via not washing hands, breathing infected and contageous air space

    • C. 

      Handing rodents, insects and soiled linen

  • 6. 
    What is an antigen?
    • A. 

      A unique and comprehensive physical

    • B. 

      A spore that becomes contaminated

    • C. 

      Causes the body to produce specific antibodies but does not cause the virus or bacteria

  • 7. 
    CBC is defined as a complete barium count
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    CDC is defined as the Communicable Disease and Compassion
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A reverse isolation protects the entire population
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Hep A is known as the "Needle Stick" aquired disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    An __________ is a condition when a micro-organism invades the body, multiplies and causes diseases.
  • 12. 
    A noscomial infection is one that is acquired in the ___________
  • 13. 
    A UTI is the most common form of Noscomial Infection
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What is one way to break the chain of infection?
    • A. 

      Blow your nose

    • B. 

      Reduce stress

    • C. 

      Perform more venipunctures

  • 15. 
    Percutaneous means to obtain a micro-organism via through a break in the skin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Permucosal infections are spread through the digestive system
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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