Patient Care

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Patient Care
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2010-02-03 09:08:04
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  1. Which of the following infection control techniques is required at the site of an intravenous injection of contrast
    A. contact isolation
    B. medical asepsis
    C. enteric precations
    D. surgical asepsis
    D. surgical asepsis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. A common site for the IV injection of contrast media is the?
    a. cephalic vein
    b. antecubital vein
    c. basilic vein
    d. all of the above
    d. all of the above
  3. Which of the following techical factors exhibits a direct effect on patient dose?
    A. window level
    B. mAs
    C. algorithm
    D. matrix size
    B. mAs
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. A(n) _________ contrast material may be described as one that does not dissociate into charged particles in the solution
    A. neutral
    B. ionic
    C. non-ionic
    D. osmolar
    C. non-ionic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which of the following interactions between x-ray beam and matter results in the largest amount of patient dose?
    A. characteristic
    B. Compton scatter
    C. bremsstrahlung
    D. photoelectric effect
    D. photoelectric effect
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which of the following are included as basic types of iodinated cantrast media?
    1. iothalamate
    2. diatrizoate
    3. metrizoate
    A. 1,2, and 3
    B. 1 and 3 only
    C. 3 only
    D. 2 only
    A. 1,2, and 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. An intrathecal injection before a CT exam of the lumbar spine places the contrast directly into the
    A. verterbal foramen
    B. subdural space
    C. dura mater
    D. subarachnoid space
    D. subarachnoid space
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Contrast materials that dissociate into charged particles when placed into solution are termed
    A. positive
    B. non-ionic
    C. ionic
    D. negative
    C. ionic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which of the following is the correct angle of insertion when placing a butterfly needle into a vein for starting an IV
    A. 5
    B. 15
    C. 60
    D. 45
    B.15
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Which of the following is the correct order for the stages of infection?
    A. prodromal, incubation, convalescence, active
    B. incubation, prodromal, active, convalescence
    C. convalescence, active, prodromal, incubation
    D. incubation, convalescence, prodromal, active
    B. incubation, prodromal, active, convalescence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. A normal range for systolic blood pressure in an adult is
    A. 40-60 mm Hg
    B. 60-90 mm Hg
    C. 95-140 mm Hg
    D. 80-120 mm Hg
    C. 95-140 mm Hg systolic is a measure of the peak in the pressure
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The term urticaria is used to describe which of the following?
    A. bronchospasm
    B. hives
    C. severe nausea with associated vomiting
    D. urinary tract infection
    B. hives
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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