Pre And Post Operative care Trivia Quiz

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Pre And Post Operative care Trivia Quiz

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

      Psychosocial aspects

    • B. 

      Drugs the patient is on

    • C. 

      Religious beliefs

    • D. 

      Height/Weight

    • E. 

      Patient understanding of assisted walking devices

  • 2. 
    Preoperative medication assessment should include:
    • A. 

      Doses and regularity of prescribed meds

    • B. 

      OTC meds

    • C. 

      Herbal meds

    • D. 

      Time of last dose taken

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Aspirin administration can cause a patient to have to wait on a surgery?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    These herbs increase the HR and BP except:
    • A. 

      Ginseng

    • B. 

      Goldenseal

    • C. 

      Ephedra

    • D. 

      Licorice

    • E. 

      Dong Quai

  • 5. 
    These herbs can increase bleeding except:
    • A. 

      Danshen

    • B. 

      Kava

    • C. 

      Feverfew

    • D. 

      Garlic

  • 6. 
    These herbs have a sedation affect except:
    • A. 

      Garlic

    • B. 

      St. Johns Wart

    • C. 

      Kava

    • D. 

      Danshen

    • E. 

      Valarian

  • 7. 
    If a person has a latex allergy, they could also be allergic to:
    • A. 

      Kiwi

    • B. 

      Banana

    • C. 

      Avocado

    • D. 

      Potato

  • 8. 
    A patient with a history of heart disease will be put on a propholactic anitbiotic:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Mary has had kidney stones in the past.  She does not have renal disease and can void without complication.  She is a 32 year old female with no other complications.  Could she be considered to have a possible GU problem?
    • A. 

      Yes. Kidney stones history needs to be taken into account.

    • B. 

      No. She is young and with no current GU problems.

  • 10. 
    Chad has HIV and is on an immunosuppresive cocktail.  He has to have an apendectomy.  Could his drugs cause a problem and in what way?
    • A. 

      Yes, his HIV level could increase due to the surgery.

    • B. 

      No. His meds will help kill infection.

    • C. 

      Yes. His HIV meds could cause and increase in infection and healing time.

  • 11. 
    Who should document in the patients chart concerning physical assessment:
    • A. 

      Nurse

    • B. 

      Doctor

    • C. 

      Both

  • 12. 
    Hypoventalation can lead to:
    • A. 

      Atelectasis

    • B. 

      Pneumonia

    • C. 

      Renal failure

    • D. 

      Liver prolems

  • 13. 
    Renal and Liver dysfunction can have what type of affect 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

  • 14. 
    Dehydration can lead to:
    • A. 

      Heart failure

    • B. 

      Kidney failure

    • C. 

      Liver failure

    • D. 

      Stroke

  • 15. 
    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.

  • 16. 
    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

  • 17. 
    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.

  • 18. 
    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

  • 19. 
    Intraoperative positioning:  Supine would be used for:
    • A. 

      Abdominal

    • B. 

      Spine

    • C. 

      Cardiac

    • D. 

      Brain

  • 20. 
    Intraoperative positioning:  Prone position would be used for:
    • A. 

      Anal

    • B. 

      Spine

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Cervical

  • 21. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Lateral position would be used for:
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Lung

    • D. 

      Hip

  • 22. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Lithotomy would be:
    • A. 

      Sping

    • B. 

      Pelvic

    • C. 

      Hip

    • D. 

      Anal

  • 23. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Jacknife position would be:
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Lung

    • C. 

      Rectal

    • D. 

      Pelvic

  • 24. 
    Intraoperative positioning: Sitting would be:
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Cervical

    • C. 

      Lung

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 25. 
    For General Anesthesia, what would be used for quick onset, but short duration.
    • A. 

      Propofol (Diprovan)

    • B. 

      Sevoflurane (Ultane)

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