NREMT

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  1. Before you insert a NPA you should lubericate it with?
    • Water-soluble lubricant
    • or
    • pts secretions
  2. Which blood vessels carrie oxygen-poor blood to the heart?
    Vena cava
  3. Central pulses may be palpated at the ?
    carotid and femoral
  4. Peripheral pulses are located?
    brachial and radial
  5. A.. acidosis ( a body-chemistry imbalance) .. alcohol intoxication
    E.. Epilepsy
    I.. Infection ( especially when accompanied by fever)
    O.. overdose ( of medications or drugs/alcohol)
    U.. Uremia
    T.. trauma
    I.. insulin
    P.. poisoning
    S.. storke

    All AE potentional causes of>
    ALOC
  6. During the management of a cardiac arrest, the AED gives a " no shock" message. Which of teh following statements will most likely propmt this condition?

    A. the pt's rhythm is asystole
    B. your pt has a Priapizim
    C. the pt has a pulse
    D. The pt is in V-Fib
    E. the pt is in V-tach
    A. the pt's rhythm is asystole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A 64yr old female has just collapsed in cardiac arrest, you are alone, after your initial assessment, you should then?

    A. call medical control, and begin chest compressions
    B. begin chest compressions for 1min
    C. analyze the rhythm, and deliver a shock if indicated
    D. analyze the rhythm and begin chest compression
    E. take a rectal temp
    C. analyze the rhythm, and deliver a shock if indicated
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. What structure contracts and send a wave of blood into the Aorta and then through the arteries?
    Left ventricle
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NREMT
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2010-05-26 20:10:44
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