Veterinary Support Assistant - Qp10

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Veterinary Support Assistant - Qp10

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following should be done to treat a suspected fracture?
    • A. 

      Stop any bleeding with pressure

    • B. 

      Give medications to the animal immediately

    • C. 

      Splint the fracture as soon as possible

  • 2. 
    Wasp sting venom is which of the following?
    • A. 

      Acid

    • B. 

      Alkaline

  • 3. 
    In the case of a severe reaction to a sting, which of the following may a vet give? (Select 3)
    • A. 

      Corticosteroids

    • B. 

      Antihistamines

    • C. 

      Nutrients

    • D. 

      Vitamin supplements

    • E. 

      Massage treatment

    • F. 

      IV fluids

  • 4. 
    In the case of serious bleeding, pressure should be applied to the supplying artery.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    In the case of a deep wound, you should attempt to clean it immediately.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What term is given to wounds that do not penetrate all the way through to the skin?
    • A. 

      Deep wounds

    • B. 

      Superficial wounds

    • C. 

      Thermal wounds

  • 7. 
    Why should you not give an animal that has been poisoned any food or liquid?
    • A. 

      It will increase the absorption of the poison into the animal's body

    • B. 

      It will distract and distress the animal

    • C. 

      The animal may choke on the food

  • 8. 
    What is hyperthermia better known as?
    • A. 

      Sun stroke

    • B. 

      Heart stroke

    • C. 

      Heat stroke

    • D. 

      Freezing

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