Mod E Unit One
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Mod E Unit One
Microbiology & radiology
Type of x-ray used in the treatment of cancer
What department performs a thyroid uptake scan?
How should the patient prepare for an upper GI?
NPO-nothing by mouth after midnight
How would you have the patient prepare for a barium enema?
All liquid diet the day before
What part of the microscope supports the eyepiece?
What is the study of the gallbladder?
What are 3 or 4 small lenses attached to the revolving nosepiece?
A patient is scheduled for an IVP (Intravenous Pyelogram), what is being examined?
Genitourinary system (and KUB? -not too sure on that one)
Low Power Field
How should you carry a microscope?
With two hands, one on the arm and the other on the bottom of base.
How can more detail be obtained while using a microscope?
Turning nosepiece to a higher objective
Means for isolating a disease causing microorganism for identification
What test is done to determine which antibiotic to use to treat a specific bacteria?
Example of a contrast medium
Barium sulfate (introduced into colon)
How would you have your patient positioned for an oblique x-ray?
On their side
why should a woman have a Mammogram?
woman over 40-done yearly
for preventative medicine
early detection of cancer
What is the hormone found during pregnancy?
What does the KUB film?
do not use powder, perfume, or deodorant
True or False. A virus can only be viewed by an electron microscope.
True or False. A medical assistant can perform lab tests of moderate complexity.
True or False. A patient should not use powder, perfume, or deodorant while getting a mammogram.