V. Medical Procedures B. Patient Examination & Clinical Skills Review Questions

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V. Medical Procedures B. Patient Examination & Clinical Skills Review Questions

Review Questions for patient examination &clinical skills


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body temperature?
    • A. 

      7 to 8 minutes

    • B. 

      3 minutes

    • C. 

      2 to 60 seconds

    • D. 

      5 minutes

  • 2. 
    Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a pulse?
    • A. 

      Apical pulse

    • B. 

      Radical pulse

    • C. 

      Brachial pulse

    • D. 

      Apical- radical pulse

  • 3. 
    What is considered a normal adult pulse rate?
    • A. 

      70-170

    • B. 

      90-130

    • C. 

      70-80

    • D. 

      60-100

  • 4. 
    The radical pulse is located in the:
    • A. 

      Chest

    • B. 

      Neck

    • C. 

      Wrist

    • D. 

      Head

  • 5. 
    The least reliable measurement of body temperature is:
    • A. 

      Rectal

    • B. 

      Oral

    • C. 

      Axillary

    • D. 

      All are equally reliable

  • 6. 
    The most accurate and reliable measurement of body temperature is:
    • A. 

      Rectal

    • B. 

      Oral

    • C. 

      Axillary

    • D. 

      Nasal

  • 7. 
    What is considered a normal adult respiration per minute?
    • A. 

      14-20

    • B. 

      5-10

    • C. 

      25-30

    • D. 

      No correct answer

  • 8. 
    A respiratory rate greater than 24  per minute is called:
    • A. 

      Apnea

    • B. 

      Hypoventilation

    • C. 

      Tachypnea

    • D. 

      Bradypnea

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