Test: Group A - Module 3 : Nutritional Assessment/ Body Composition And Energy Balance

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Test: Group A - Module 3 : Nutritional Assessment/ Body Composition And Energy Balance

14 October 2015Asia Pacific Surgical Training Center, Bali - Indonesia


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Nutritional screening is a tool to rapidly and simply evaluate whether the patient is at risk to be or to become malnourished? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Normal body cell mass (BCM) is the major determinant of an adequate nutritional state? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Plasma albumin level  is part of the NRS 2002 screening tool?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Functional impairment and dietary change are evaluated in “Subjective Global Assessment”? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Serum biochemistry is necessary for “Subjective Global Assessment”?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Skin fold measurements for an estimation of body fat content are usually done at 4 sites? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Most of nutritional laboratory parameters are very good markers to detect malnutrition?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Albumin is a good parameter for assessment of malnutrition because it has a short half live time and it is not affected by hydration status and is independent of liver function? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Hypoalbuminaemia before operation does not predict surgical complications?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Skin tests (DHR) and lymphopenia are excellent nutritional markers because they are tightly related to recent food intake? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Iron deficiency should be considered in patients with microcytic anemia and dyspepsia?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Zinc deficiency should be considered in patients who have wound healing problems? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The two compartment model consists of fat mass and fat  free body mass?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In the four compartment model, three compartments are measured by three different methods, the fourth is calculated
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    . Urinary creatinine excretion correlates with muscle mass but is influenced by renal function and meat intake.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Total body fat mass is more important than muscle mass for survival of critical illness? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Fat free mass (FFM) is not a good indicator of body cell mass (BCM) in severe disease or malnutrition because of fluid shifts.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    BIA gives also adequate results in patients with a BMI <16 and >35? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Undernutrition can be practically excluded in acutely ill severely  obese patients? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Waist circumference connected with increased risk of metabolic syndrome is more than 80 cm in women and more than 94 cm in men? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Abdominal adipose tissue is a risk factor for cardiac diseases and stroke?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Nitrogen balance measurement is not influenced by renal and hepatic functions?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Nitrogen balance can be used for estimation of the adequacy of protein intake?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Systemic inflammatory response is not connected with increased gluconeogenesis?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Respiratory quotient (RQ) can help us to calculate substrate oxidation?  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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