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Instrument Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Sutures are cut using a(n) _______ scissor
    • A. 

      Iris

    • B. 

      Straight Mayo

    • C. 

      Curved Mayo

    • D. 

      Metzenbaum

  • 2. 
    The removal of the ovary is referred to as an _____
    • A. 

      Oophorohysterectomy

    • B. 

      Cystectomy

    • C. 

      Oophorectomy

    • D. 

      Salpingectomy

  • 3. 
    The prefix peri- means ____
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      All

    • C. 

      Bone

    • D. 

      Around

  • 4. 
    Who is responsible for the instrument, sponge and sharps count?
    • A. 

      Only the CST

    • B. 

      Only the RN

    • C. 

      The surgeon and CST

    • D. 

      All surgical team members

  • 5. 
    2 grams is equal to ______ milligrams.
    • A. 

      0.02

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      2000

  • 6. 
    What type of dressing is applied to prevent edema and eliminate dead space?
    • A. 

      Pressure dressing

    • B. 

      Bulky dressing

    • C. 

      Cast

    • D. 

      Single layer dressing

  • 7. 
    What is the medial bone of the forearm called?
    • A. 

      Radius

    • B. 

      Ulna

    • C. 

      Fibula

    • D. 

      Humerus

  • 8. 
    The gastronemius is the chief muscle of the _____
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Intestines

    • C. 

      Calf of the leg

    • D. 

      Thigh

  • 9. 
    What is Miochol?
    • A. 

      An antibiotic

    • B. 

      A myotic

    • C. 

      A blood thinner

    • D. 

      An analgesic

  • 10. 
    What does a Bier block anesthetize?
    • A. 

      The distal portion of an extremity

    • B. 

      Everything below the diaphragm

    • C. 

      A group of nerves

    • D. 

      Area surrounding a peripheral nerve

  • 11. 
    A muslin wrapped item has a maximum storage life of how many days?
    • A. 

      7 days

    • B. 

      14 days

    • C. 

      30 days

    • D. 

      Indefinetly

  • 12. 
    What chemical sterilant is utilized by the STERIS method?
    • A. 

      Formaldehyde

    • B. 

      Ethylene Oxide

    • C. 

      Cidex

    • D. 

      Peracetic Acid

  • 13. 
    What has to be washed first during the sugical hand scrub?
    • A. 

      Fingers

    • B. 

      Palm

    • C. 

      Fingernails

    • D. 

      Elbow

  • 14. 
    After which phase during an abdominal surgery are raytec sponges removed from the field?
    • A. 

      Skin incision

    • B. 

      Muscle incision

    • C. 

      Laparoscopy port insertion

    • D. 

      Lap sponges should be used from the beginning

  • 15. 
    The spleen is found in the ______ abdominal quadrant.
    • A. 

      Right Upper

    • B. 

      Left Upper

    • C. 

      Right Lower

    • D. 

      Left Lower

  • 16. 
    The surgical excision of a tumor from the breast without removing other tissue is called a ________.
    • A. 

      Lumpectomy

    • B. 

      Incisional Biopsy

    • C. 

      Simple Mastectomy

    • D. 

      Reduction

  • 17. 
    What instrument is used to enlarge a burr hole during a craniotomy?
    • A. 

      A rongeur

    • B. 

      A Freer elevator

    • C. 

      A Key elevator

    • D. 

      A rasp

  • 18. 
    When is a grounding pad not required?
    • A. 

      When only the cutting current is set

    • B. 

      When only the coagulation current is set

    • C. 

      When using the monopolar setting

    • D. 

      When using the bipolar setting

  • 19. 
    Which is the most acceptable location for placing a grounding pad on the patient?
    • A. 

      Over a scar

    • B. 

      On the foerarm

    • C. 

      Close to the operative site

    • D. 

      On a large hairy area, such as the thigh

  • 20. 
    How should the patient be positioned for a Cordotomy?
    • A. 

      Kraske

    • B. 

      Supine

    • C. 

      Prone

    • D. 

      Lithotomy

  • 21. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 22. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 23. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 24. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 25. 
    Select the ones you like
    • A. 

      Option1

    • B. 

      Option2

    • C. 

      Option3

    • D. 

      Option4