Lets See How Much You Know About Ulcers In This Quiz.

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Lets See How Much You Know About Ulcers In This Quiz.

Pressure ulcers, also known as pressure sores or bed sores, are localised damage to the skin and/or underlying tissue that usually occur over a bony prominence as a result of usually long-term pressure, or pressure in combination with shear or friction. Lets see how much you know about Ulcers in this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the definition of a Pressure ulcer
    • A. 

      Rupture in the stomach wall

    • B. 

      Another word for neuropathy

    • C. 

      Locatized injury to the skin and/or underlying tissue

    • D. 

      Ulcer related to diseases

  • 2. 
    Pressure ulcers come in how many stages?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      4

  • 3. 
    What is DTI?
    • A. 

      Deep tissue injury

    • B. 

      Discolored tissue injury

    • C. 

      Detected tissue injury

  • 4. 
    DTI may first appear as a
    • A. 

      Dry skin

    • B. 

      Laceration

    • C. 

      Bruise

    • D. 

      Scrap

  • 5. 
    All pressure ulcers are found where?
    • A. 

      Fatty area

    • B. 

      Bony area

  • 6. 
    A stage II ulcer is not
    • A. 

      Just red area

    • B. 

      Partial thickness loss of dermis

    • C. 

      Shallow open ulcer

    • D. 

      May be intact or open

  • 7. 
    Stage III appears as a blister with or without skin intact?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    In Stage III bone and tendons are visable
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    In stage IV which is flase
    • A. 

      Bone/tendon are visable

    • B. 

      Just a flesh wound

    • C. 

      Osteomylitis is possible

    • D. 

      Slough or eschar may be present

  • 10. 
    What needs to be done to determine the stage of a pressure ulcer
    • A. 

      Nothing just keep it clean and dry

    • B. 

      Remove slough and/or eschar to expose the base

  • 11. 
    Nucrotic ulcers are
    • A. 

      Found on the back

    • B. 

      Found on or around the knee area

    • C. 

      A stage I ulcer

    • D. 

      Found on the foot

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