Respiratory Quiz - Module 11

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 38

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Respiratory  Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs) are equally effective as inhaled corticosteroids for treating the inflammation associated with asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Patients treated with LTRAs are more likely to suffer an exacerbation requiring systemic corticosteroids, especially in patients with moderate-severe compared to those with mild asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    LTRAs are a good choice for a patient who requires mild controller therapy but can be managed without ICS as it more convenient and has much less side effects
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    LTRAs are a good add on therapy for patients with asthma who are still symptomatic on low or medium dose inhaled corticosteroids
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    LTRAs are the most effective add on therapy for patients with asthma who are still symptomatic on low or medium dose inhaled corticosteroids
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
     Montelukast is effective and safe for prevention of exercise induced bronchospasm in patients with exercise induced asthma
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Montelukast prevents exercise induced bronchospasm for up to 6 hours after administration 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Aspirin induced asthma is a very uncommon manifestation of asthma
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Montelukast is particularly effective in aspirin induced asthma because of the common physiological pathway that is shared between aspirin metabolism and leukotrienes
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Most patients with viral bronchiolitis have bronchospasm
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Most patients with viral bronchiolitis have allergic inflammation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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