The Brigham Critical care Board Review

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Hospital Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which agent has been associated with catheter-induced thrombosis in patients undergoing cardiac catherterization?
    • A. 

      Unfractionated heparin

    • B. 

      Low molecular weight heparin

    • C. 

      Fondaparinux

    • D. 

      Bivalirudin

    • E. 

      Warfarin

  • 2. 
    Which of the following agents is not preferred for management of blood pressure during intracranial hemorrhade?
    • A. 

      Nitroprusside

    • B. 

      Nicardipine

    • C. 

      Labetalol

    • D. 

      Fenoldopam

    • E. 

      Esmolol

  • 3. 
    Benefits of enteral feeding in critically ill patients include all of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Maintenance of gut integrity

    • B. 

      Attenuation of disease severity

    • C. 

      Modulation of the stress and inflammatory response

    • D. 

      Increased ICU length of stay

    • E. 

      Decreased infectious risks compared with parenteral nutrition