Pre And Post Operative care Trivia Quiz

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If you are in health care services or studying for the same, then we have a 'Pre And Post Operative Care Trivia Quiz' for you right here. By playing this quiz, you can test your current knowledge on this subject, as well as get an opportunity to learn more through this quiz. The pre and post-operative care determine how well the patient is going to be. Let's see how much you know about it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A preoperative assessment should include all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Religious beliefs

    • B. 

      Height/Weight

    • C. 

      Patient understanding of assisted walking devices

    • D. 

      Psychosocial aspects

    • E. 

      Drugs the patient is on

  • 2. 
    Aspirin administration can cause a patient to have to wait on a surgery.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    These herbs increase the HR and BP except:
    • A. 

      Ginseng

    • B. 

      Goldenseal

    • C. 

      Ephedra

    • D. 

      Licorice

    • E. 

      Dong Quai

  • 4. 
    These herbs can increase bleeding except:
    • A. 

      Danshen

    • B. 

      Kava

    • C. 

      Feverfew

    • D. 

      Garlic

  • 5. 
    These herbs have sedation effect except:
    • A. 

      Garlic

    • B. 

      St. Johns Wart

    • C. 

      Kava

    • D. 

      Danshen

    • E. 

      Valarian

  • 6. 
    If a person has a latex allergy, they could also be allergic to:
    • A. 

      Kiwi

    • B. 

      Banana

    • C. 

      Avocado

    • D. 

      Potato

  • 7. 
    A patient with a history of heart disease will be put on a prophylactic antibiotic:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Hypoventilation can lead to:
    • A. 

      Atelectasis

    • B. 

      Pneumonia

    • C. 

      Renal failure

    • D. 

      Liver prolems

  • 9. 
    Renal and Liver dysfunction can have what type of effect on a surgical patient:
    • A. 

      Longer medication half-life.

    • B. 

      Shorter medication half-life.

    • C. 

      Longer wound healing.

    • D. 

      Fluid imbalance.

    • E. 

      A, C, D

  • 10. 
    Dehydration can lead to:
    • A. 

      Heart failure

    • B. 

      Kidney failure

    • C. 

      Liver failure

    • D. 

      Stroke

  • 11. 
    Lisa is an alcoholic.  After surgery you might expect to see:
    • A. 

      Withdrawl

    • B. 

      Increased hydration

    • C. 

      Increased bleeding

    • D. 

      A desire to quit drinking.

  • 12. 
    As an aged operative patient, you might expect to see:
    • A. 

      A lower tolerance to medication

    • B. 

      Delayed wound healing

    • C. 

      Increase in pain

    • D. 

      Higher tolerance to general anesthesia

  • 13. 
    A nurses role in consent is to:
    • A. 

      Explain the procedure

    • B. 

      Witness the voluntary signature

    • C. 

      Advise the patient on the best choice to make

    • D. 

      To inform the patient of the surgeons faults.

  • 14. 
    A nurse should document about a patient and their consent when:
    • A. 

      A patient refuses information

    • B. 

      Level of understanding

    • C. 

      Refusal to sign

    • D. 

      Reluctance to have the procedure

  • 15. 
    Intraoperative positioning:  Supine would be used for:
    • A. 

      Abdominal

    • B. 

      Spine

    • C. 

      Cardiac

    • D. 

      Brain

  • 16. 
    Intraoperative positioning:  Prone position would be used for:
    • A. 

      Anal

    • B. 

      Spine

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Cervical

  • 17. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Lateral position would be used for:
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Lung

    • D. 

      Hip

  • 18. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Lithotomy would be:
    • A. 

      Sping

    • B. 

      Pelvic

    • C. 

      Hip

    • D. 

      Anal

  • 19. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Jacknife position would be:
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Lung

    • C. 

      Rectal

    • D. 

      Pelvic

  • 20. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Sitting would be:
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Cervical

    • C. 

      Lung

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 21. 
    Mary has had a local anesthetic.  What would be important to tell Mary.
    • A. 

      You will be able to move before you feel it.

    • B. 

      You will be able to feel, but wont be able to move right away.

    • C. 

      You will need 72 hours before you can walk safely.

    • D. 

      Sensation will return equally within 36 hours.

  • 22. 
    Local Anesthetic is used for:
    • A. 

      Perineum

    • B. 

      Cervical

    • C. 

      Abdomen

    • D. 

      Lower extremities

    • E. 

      Arms

  • 23. 
    Spinal Anesthesia used on a patient needs monitoring for:
    • A. 

      Hypotension

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Glucose levels

    • D. 

      Renal function

  • 24. 
    What is true about Epidural Anesthesia?
    • A. 

      Increased hypotension

    • B. 

      Increased hypertension

    • C. 

      Pt able to move legs

    • D. 

      Can last in the system up to 72 hours.

  • 25. 
    What would a nurse say to show understanding of a Brier Block?
    • A. 

      Pt will experience loss of sensation in lower extremities.

    • B. 

      Pt will experience loss of sensation in the plexsus.

    • C. 

      Pt will have to have an occlusion tourniquet to prevent spreading of the anesthesia.

    • D. 

      Pt will experience dizziness and confusion when the surgery is over.

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