RADIOLOGY 102 FINAL REVIEW

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RADIOLOGY 102 FINAL REVIEW
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  1. To reduce friction and avoid straining while trying to move a heavy objects or person, what action should the radiographer take?

    A.) lift straight up
    B.) hold the object or person away from the body
    C.) hold the object or person in one hand
    D.) pull or roll the object or person
    D.) pull or roll the object or person
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Which of the following are points that must be remembered when changing the patient's position?  1.) prevention of pain and injury 2.) reassurance of the patient 3.) safety of the patient 4.) poor body alignment

    A.) 1 and 2 only
    B.) 1 and 3 only
    C.) 1,2, and 3 only
    D.) 1,2, and 4 only
    C.) 1, 2 and 3 only
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. What is the best way to move a patient who is in extreme pain?

    A.) slow and steady
    B.) do not move them at all
    C.) rapid
    d.) all of the above
    A.) slow and steady
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. What action should be performed by the radiographer when assisting a patient out of bed or off an examination table when it cannot be lowered?

    A.) let the patient slide off by him/herself
    B.) use a foot stool
    C.) use a wheelchair
    D.) use a chair
    B.) use a foot stool
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. If a patient is able to move from a stretcher to the radiographic table with little or no assistance then which of the following will apply?

    A.) have the patient hold the stretcher still
    B.) hold the stretcher securely against the examination table
    C.) do not overexert yourself
    D.) lock the stretcher and hold it securely against the examination table and let the patient slide over by him/herself
    D.) lock the stretcher and hold it securely against the examination table and let the patient slide over by him/herself
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. What is the proper procedure for turning a disabled patient on an x-ray table?

    A.) turn the patient toward you
    B.) turn the patient away from you
    C.) turn the patient in either direction
    D.) sit the patient down first
    A.) turn the patient toward you
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. In lifting a patient, which of the following is not recommended because it could lead to strain?

    A.)bending from the waist
    B.)facing the patient
    C.)standing on a broad base with feet about 12 inches apart
    D.)standing as close as possible to the patient
    A.) bending from the waist
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which of the following is dangerous in transferring a patient from a wheelchair to an x-ray table?

    A.) locking the wheels of the wheelchair
    B.) having the patient step firmly on the wheelchair footrest
    C.) allowing the patient to help if he/she is able
    D.) placing a foot stool at the x-ray table
    B.) having the patient step firmly on the wheelchair footrest
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Patient transfers from cart (stretcher) to x-ray table and back to cart (stretcher) should be performed:

    A.) by the radiographer alone if the patient is ambulatory
    B.) by 2 or more radiographers to ensure patient and radiographer safety
    C.) by 2 or more radiographers only when the patient has iv's and a catheter in place
    D.) by the radiographer alone if the department is short-staffed
    B.) by 2 or more radiographers to ensure patient and radiographer safety
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. When lifting a patient, what must you remembber?  1.) keep your back straight 2.) keep the center of the load closest to the body 3.) bend from the knees and not the waist 4.) balance the weight on both feet

    A.) 1 and 4 only
    B.) 1 and 3 only
    C.) 1, 2, and 3 only
    D.) 1, 2, 3, and 4
    D.) 1, 2, 3, and 4
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Patients should always be transferred from the hospital room to the radiology department by the following method(s)?  1.) ambulation 2.) stretcher 3.) wheelchair

    A.) 1 and 2 only
    B.) 1 and 3 only
    C.) 1, 2, and 3
    D.) 2 and 3 only
    D.) 2 and 3 only
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Which of the following would describe an ambulatory patient?

    A.) one that arrived by ambulance
    B.) one that is able to walk
    C.) one that is bedridden
    D.) one that cannot speak
    B.) one that is able to walk
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Which of the following should be done when moving a patient with a broken arm?

    A.) support only the forearm
    B.) support the entire arm
    C.) support only the wrist
    D.) support only the elbow
    B.) support the entire arm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. While radiographing a patient with chest tube drainage, which of the following actions must be taken?

    a.) clamp the drainage tube
    b.) keep drainage tube below chest level
    c.) raise drainage system above chest
    d.) turn pump off during the examination
    b.) keep drainage tube below chest level
  15. When transferring a patient from a wheelchair to the x-ray table, as a radiographer, which action would perform first?

    A.) lock the wheelchair brakes
    B.) put wheelchair parallel to the table
    C.) help patient to stand
    D.) raise footrests out of the way
    B.) put wheelchair parallel to the table
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Where should a patient's urinary bag be kept while transferring him/her from the stretcher to the x-ray table?

    A.) at bladder level
    B.) below bladder level
    C.) resting on the wheelchair
    D.) between the stretcher and the table
    B.) below bladder level
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What is the most common work-related problem among health care workers?

    A.) back problems from improper lifting
    B.) infection due to patient contact
    C.) excessive radiation exposure
    D.) diseases from dirty needles
    A.) back problems from improper lifting
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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