EMT INTERMEDIATE ONLINE ASSESSMENT MODULE 8

Instructions
1. Attempt on your own.
2. Do not refer any text material for the assessment
3. If you fail on the first attempt, you have second attempt.
4. Failure to pass total of 3rd assessment , will have to retake the whole module.

5 Sample Questions

Changes in the normal values of vital signs associated with pregnancy include:

  • A. A decrease in blood pressure and respiratory rate and a slight decrease in pulse rate
  • B. An increase in pulse rate and blood pressure accompanied by a decrease in respiratory rate
  • C. A decrease in pulse rate and an increase in blood pressure and respiratory rate
  • D. An increase in pulse rate and respiratory rate and a decrease in blood pressure

Total blood volume increases during pregnancy. This increase results in:

  • A. Dilution in the concentration of red blood cells, resulting in maternal anemia
  • B. An increase in the concentration of red blood cells, resulting in increased oxygen-carrying capabilities
  • C. Maintenance of normal concentration of red blood cells, except for fetal blood
  • D. A total decrease in red blood cells and oxygen-carrying capabilities

A normal gestation period, or length of pregnancy, for a human is:

  • A. 120 days
  • B. 240 days
  • C. 280 days
  • D. 190 days

Which of the following is the most important question to ask when taking a patient history from a pregnant patient in her third trimester?

  • A. Do you have any specific current complaints?
  • B. Have you had other pregnancies?
  • C. Have you ever had a sexually transmitted disease?
  • D. When was your last menstrual period?

Normal gestation is divided into:

  • A. Early, middle, and late months
  • B. Stages
  • C. Semesters
  • D. Trimesters