certification quiz 8

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certification quiz 8
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  1. The symbol gtt means
    drop
  2. A cm is the metric unit equal to
    1/100 of a meter
  3. Intravenous fluids are measured in
    mL
  4. An inch equals
    2.54 cm
  5. How many milliliters are in 1 ounce
    30
  6. One gram equals
    15 grains
  7. The basic unit of weight in the apothecaries system of weight and measures is the
    grain
  8. How many minims are there approximately in a cubic centimeter
    30
  9. The total volume in a 30-cc syringe is
    1 ounce
  10. Approximately how many millileters are there in a pint
    500
  11. Avitene is a
    hemostatic agent
  12. An absorbable gelatin hemostatic agent that is often soaked in thrombin or epinephrine solution is
    gelfoam
  13. Each of the following agents must be applied using dry gloves or instruments EXCEPT
    Gelfoam
  14. An anticoagulant given subcutaneously, intravenously, or as a flush is
    heparin
  15. The drug that decreases the tendency of blood platelets to clot is
    Warfarin / coumadin
  16. Keflin is an
    antibiotic
  17. A topical antibiotic is
    bacitracin
  18. A broad spectrum prophylactic antibiotic is
    Ancef
  19. The most common diuretic is
    Lasix
  20. An osmotic diuretic agent used to decrease cerebral edema and intraocular edema is
    mannitol
  21. A systemic agent used to control uterine hemorrhage is
    pitocin
  22. steroids are used for
    eduction of tissue inflammation and swelling
  23. Solu-Medrol is an
    anti-inflammatory
  24. Tubal patency may be tested by the installation of ___ into the uterine cavity
    methylene blue
  25. The dye used in eye surgery for diagnosis is
    flourescein
  26. A drug used to lower intraocular pressure is
    mannitol
  27. Miochol is an
    miotic
  28. A drug used to constrict the pupil during intraocular lens (IOL) insertion as well as during cataract surgery is
    miochol
  29. An artificial plasma-volume expander is
    dextran
  30. The drug utilized in an anaphylactic reaction is
    adrenalin
  31. An intravenous infusion that improves circulation, stimulates renal activity, and is a physiologic salt soultion is
    Lactated ringer's
  32. The universal donor blood that may be given in extreme emergencies until the pt can be typed and crossmatched is
    O
  33. Normal saline is used for laparotomy pack moistening and for intraperitoneal irrigation b/c it is
    isotonic
  34. Morphine is used for
    pain
  35. An anticholinergic drug given preoperatively to inhibit mucus secretion is
    atropine
  36. The last sensation to leave the pt during general anesthesia induction is
    hearing
  37. In which stage of anesthesia would anectine be mostly used
    induction
  38. Neuroleptanalgesia is the state resulting from the use of a combination of a
    narcotic + tranquilizer
  39. The method of inhalation anesthesia that allows complete rebreathing of expired gases is the
    closed method
  40. The stage of anesthesia that begins with loss of consciousness is the
    second
  41. Anesthesia given in combination of several agents to obtain optimum results is called
    balanced anesthesia
  42. A bolus is
    a dose injected all at once, intravenously
  43. A drug used to soothe + relieve anxiety is a
    sedative
  44. All of the following are true of nitrous oxide EXCEPT it
    has a slow induction
  45. Nitrous oxide would be considered an ideal anesthetic agent if it were
    more potent
  46. The most frequently used barbiturate for intravenous anesthesia is
    Pentothal / truth serum
  47. Halothane is also called
    fluothane
  48. A method of anesthesia in which medication is injected into the subarachnoid space, affecting a portion of the spinal cord, is called a
    spinal block
  49. The indication for an epidural would be
    anorectal, vaginal, perineal, + obstetric procedures
  50. An intravenous injection of a local anesthetic to an extremity below the level of a tourniquet is called a
    bier block

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