Practice 2

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Practice 2

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  • 1. 
    An impartial panel established to listen to and investigate patient complaints about medical care or excessive fees is called
    • A. 

      Medical arbitration

    • B. 

      Medical grievance commitee

    • C. 

      Civil law

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Latin for things done:deeds; the facts and circumstances attendant to the act in question is called 
    • A. 

      Res gestae

    • B. 

      Locum tenems

    • C. 

      Tecum

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Testimony of a witness under oath and written down before trial for possible use when the case comes to trial is 
    • A. 

      Deposition

    • B. 

      Citation

    • C. 

      Warrant

    • D. 

      Expert testimony

  • 4. 
    A statute that enforces private right and liabilities as differentiated from criminal law is called
    • A. 

      Statute of limitations

    • B. 

      Civil law

    • C. 

      Medical arbitration

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Failure to act prudently and reasonably or doing that which a reasonbble person would not do under the same or similar circumstances is called
    • A. 

      Breach of duty

    • B. 

      Asumption of risk

    • C. 

      Contributory negligence

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Consent to treatment based on a full understanding of all possible risks of unpreventable results of that treatment is called 
    • A. 

      Contributory negligence

    • B. 

      Fraud

    • C. 

      Assumption of risk

    • D. 

      Proximate cause

  • 7. 
    That which in natural and continous sequence unbroken by any new independent cause produces and event and without which the injury would not have occured is called 
    • A. 

      Negligence

    • B. 

      Proximate cause

    • C. 

      Assumption of risk

    • D. 

      Assault

  • 8. 
    Failure to achieve and agreed upon result even when the highest degree of skill has been used is called
    • A. 

      Breach of contract

    • B. 

      Negligence

    • C. 

      Proximate cause

    • D. 

      Ethics

  • 9. 
    Senses refers to awareness and rationality or to the faculty of sensation census refers to 
    • A. 

      Editing of sexual material

    • B. 

      Sensual awareness

    • C. 

      An official count of people within a country

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    The medical term for groups of cells with the same function is 
    • A. 

      Hormone

    • B. 

      Artery

    • C. 

      System

    • D. 

      Tissue

  • 11. 
    The medical term for the basic unit of body structure is 
    • A. 

      Vein

    • B. 

      Tissue

    • C. 

      Cell

    • D. 

      Organ