Pain Part 1

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Pain Quizzes & Trivia

This is the test 4 prep part 1.   This is all of Moira's content on Sleep, Pain, and some on Cranial Nerves.   The additional Cranial Nerve quiz is suggested.   The rest of the quiz should be posted tomorrow as part 2.   There were too many questions on this quiz and more space is needed for the rest.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The four dimensions of pain are?
    • A. 

      Transmission, Transduction, Perception, Modality

    • B. 

      Transduction, Transmission, Perception, Modulation

    • C. 

      Transportation, Transmission, Perception, Modulation

    • D. 

      Transduction, Transmission, Production, Modulation

  • 2. 
    Pain is something that is responded to universally the same?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Pain, although unpleasant, does not impact the functionality or the ADL's. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Pain management is can include which of these principles:
    • A. 

      Repositioning

    • B. 

      Music

    • C. 

      Convincing pain is not as high

    • D. 

      Education

    • E. 

      Encouraging movement

  • 5. 
    Molly broke her leg as a child.  She was left alone and when she broke her leg, she passed out and was not found until many hours later.  Molly has had an accident and does not know if her leg is broke again, but her pain is 9/10.  Molly's mother, who met her at the Emergency Room, holds her hand while she waits. After Molly has her Xray and finds that her leg is not broken, but is fractured, her pain goes down to a 6/10.  What could have caused this reduction?
    • A. 

      Her negative emotional response comes from her previous traumatic experience. Once she realizes her leg isn't broken, the pain is decreased.

    • B. 

      Molly's nurse told her that the pain was not that bad.

    • C. 

      Molly's spiritual response to the pain came from a belief that she was going to be alone through her pain again. Molly's mother being there for her directly positively affects her pain reduction as she is not alone.

    • D. 

      Molly probably realized that she was acting like a baby and sucked it up.

  • 6. 
    Michael has cut himself badly on his hand.  It has taken Michael about 5 months to stop feeling pain in his hand.  To Michael, he felt like he would never stop hurting.  What type of pain does Michael have?
    • A. 

      Acute

    • B. 

      Chronic

    • C. 

      Intractable

  • 7. 
    Carrie has pain.  Her SNS is not manifesting.  She does not have cancer.  She can use NSAIDS to manage her pain.  She rates her pain at 2/10.  Her pain started on her birthday a year ago.  Her pain is not serving a biologic function.  What kind of pain does Carrie have?
    • A. 

      Acute

    • B. 

      Chronic

    • C. 

      Intractable

  • 8. 
    Dale's Anterior left neck is hurting.  What could this referred pain be related to?
    • A. 

      Lung

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Liver

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 9. 
    Steve's right back and right upper chest alternate between being painful.  What referred pain could this indicate?
    • A. 

      Lung

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Kidney

  • 10. 
    Nicole has had her leg amputated.  She had chronic pain in her leg before the amputation.  Would you expect Nicole to have a higher , same as, or less than normal phantom pain in her amputated leg?
    • A. 

      Higher

    • B. 

      Same as

    • C. 

      Less than

  • 11. 
    Phantom pain is imaginary because there is no limb present.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Nueropathic pain is best treated by:
    • A. 

      Opioids

    • B. 

      Nonopiods

    • C. 

      Tricyclic antidepressants

  • 13. 
    Somatic pain is:
    • A. 

      Localized pain regarding bones, joints, tendons presenting with achey or sharp pain.

    • B. 

      Abdomen or organ pain that is crampy, dull or even burning pain and is diffuse.

    • C. 

      Nerve cell damage associated with phantom pain, trigeminal nueroalgia, diabetes.

  • 14. 
    Visceral pain is:
    • A. 

      Localized pain regarding bones, joints, tendons presenting with achey or sharp pain.

    • B. 

      Abdomen or organ pain that is crampy, dull or even burning pain and is diffuse.

    • C. 

      Nerve cell damage associated with phantom pain, trigeminal nueroalgia, diabetes.

  • 15. 
    Neuropathic pain is?
    • A. 

      Abdomen or organ pain that is crampy, dull or even burning pain and is diffuse

    • B. 

      Nerve cell damage associated with phantom pain, trigeminal nueroalgia, diabetes.

    • C. 

      Localized pain regarding bones, joints, tendons presenting with achey or sharp pain.

  • 16. 
    This starts in the peripheral, causes cell damage with the releasing of sensitizing chemicals and leads to action potential.
    • A. 

      Transduction

    • B. 

      Transmission

    • C. 

      Perception

    • D. 

      Modulation

  • 17. 
    Action potential continues from site of injury to spinal cord, spinal cord to brainstem and thalamus, thalamus to cortex for processing.
    • A. 

      Transduction

    • B. 

      Transmission

    • C. 

      Perception

    • D. 

      Modulation

  • 18. 
    Conscious experience of pain is?
    • A. 

      Transduction

    • B. 

      Transmission

    • C. 

      Perception

    • D. 

      Modulation

  • 19. 
    Neurons originating in the brainstem descend to the spinal cord and release substances (e.g., endogenous opioids) that inhibit nociceptive impusles?
    • A. 

      Transduction

    • B. 

      Transmission

    • C. 

      Perception

    • D. 

      Modulation

  • 20. 
    Bradykinin is a
    • A. 

      Vasodiolator

    • B. 

      Vasoconstictor

    • C. 

      Inflammation response

  • 21. 
    Histamine is :
    • A. 

      Vasodialator

    • B. 

      Vasoconstrictor

    • C. 

      Inflammation Response

    • D. 

      Makes receptors more sensitive

  • 22. 
    Substance P is:
    • A. 

      Vasodialator

    • B. 

      Vasoconstrictor

    • C. 

      Inflammation response.

    • D. 

      Makes receptors more sensitive.

  • 23. 
    Serotonin is a:
    • A. 

      Vasodialator

    • B. 

      Vasoconstrictor

    • C. 

      Inflammation Response

    • D. 

      Makes cells more sensitive.

  • 24. 
    Nonopioids, NSAIDS, and corticosteroids all help block:
    • A. 

      Histamine

    • B. 

      Prostoglandins

    • C. 

      Substance P

    • D. 

      Bradykinins

  • 25. 
    Tylenol is good for working with:
    • A. 

      Histamine

    • B. 

      Bradykinins

    • C. 

      Prostoglandins

    • D. 

      Serotonin