Shock And Bleeding Control

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Chapters 27 and 28 (Shock and Controlling Bleeding)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
          Which of the following is NOT a sign of good perfusion?
    • A. 

      Pink, warm, and dry skin

    • B. 

      Confused mental status

    • C. 

      Alert and normal mental status

    • D. 

      Vital signs within normal limits

  • 2. 
          If left untreated, _________ can lead to shock.
    • A. 

      Bleeding

    • B. 

      High blood pressure

    • C. 

      A rapid respiration

    • D. 

      An altered mental status

  • 3. 
    A contusion often results in:
    • A. 

      Abrasion

    • B. 

      Amputation

    • C. 

      Avulsion

    • D. 

      Hematoma

    • E. 

      Laceraction

  • 4. 
    In many cases, patients with internal bleeding will require ___________ in order to survive.
    • A. 

      Late detection of shock

    • B. 

      Surgical intervention

    • C. 

      Ongoing assessments

    • D. 

      A rapid trauma assessment

  • 5. 
       This is type of shock is caused by a sudden decrease in body fluids.
    • A. 

      Anaphylactic

    • B. 

      Neurogenic

    • C. 

      Septic

    • D. 

      Hypovolemic

  • 6. 
      What is NOT a sign/symptom of shock.
    • A. 

      Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Thirst

    • C. 

      Vomiting

    • D. 

      Pink, warm, and moist skin

  • 7. 
        When the body can no longer compensate for the blood loss, the pulse_______ and the blood pressure _________.
    • A. 

      Increases, increases

    • B. 

      Decreases, increases

    • C. 

      Decreases, decreases

    • D. 

      Increases, decreases

  • 8. 
    An adult weighing 70 kg has approximately ____ml of blood.
    • A. 

      2,500

    • B. 

      4,900

    • C. 

      3,600

    • D. 

      4,200

    • E. 

      3,500

  • 9. 
        It can be life threatening for an adult patient to lose more then ___ liters of blood.
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      22

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      4

    • E. 

      1

  • 10. 
      The largest artery in the body is the:
    • A. 

      Vena cava

    • B. 

      Femoral artery

    • C. 

      Aorta

    • D. 

      Pulmonary artery

  • 11. 
      The following are vessels that bleed EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Capillaries

    • B. 

      Arteries

    • C. 

      Avulsions

    • D. 

      Veins

  • 12. 
    There are ____ major pressure points.
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      2

    • E. 

      4

  • 13. 
      _________ may help control bleeding because they can maintain a constant pressure when applied properly.
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Tourniquet

    • C. 

      Sam splint

    • D. 

      Air slpints

  • 14. 
        The two factors that determine the severity of blood loss are:
    • A. 

      Time and quantity

    • B. 

      Body size and injury

    • C. 

      Body size and time

    • D. 

      Time and injury

  • 15. 
      Bleeding from _______ is often steady and flowing and appears darker in color.
    • A. 

      Capillaries

    • B. 

      Veins

    • C. 

      Venules

    • D. 

      Arteries

  • 16. 
    1.       Which of the following is NOT an indication for the PASG:
    • A. 

      Evisceration

    • B. 

      Suspected pelvic fracture with signs of shock

    • C. 

      Suspected AAA

    • D. 

      Lower extremity fractures

  • 17. 
    Hypoperfusion is often used to mean:  
    • A. 

      Inadequate perfusion

    • B. 

      Bleeding

    • C. 

      Internal hemorrhage

    • D. 

      Adequate circulation

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