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  1. A specialist who can guide a provider in prescribing drugs is best defined as a
    A.pharmacist
    B.clinical pharmacist
    C.pharmacuetical technician
    D.clinical provider
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Out of the several names given to each medication, which of these drug names is given by the manufacturer?
    A.trade name
    B.official name
    C.generic name
    D.chemical name
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which statement is true regarding the role of a medical service technician in medication administration?
    A.nurses can always allow technicians to decide on their own to administer a medication if the decision is in the patient's best interest.
    B.technicians are permitted to administer medications under the supervision of a nurse or physician.
    C.technicians are not trained to prepare medications for administration
    D.A nurse or physician must directly observe technicians when they are administering medication.
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Which statement is not considered one of the patients' legal and ethical rights?
    A.be informed of a drug's name
    B.be informed pf a drug's purpose
    C.choose the method of administration
    D.receive clearly labeled medication containers
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which one of these is not included in the "Five rights" of medication administration?
    A.right route
    B.right time
    C.right dose
    D.right documentation
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. What type of medication order states that a medication is to be administered immediately and only once?
    A.single
    B.as needed(PRN)
    C.stat
    D.standing
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A provider can initiate a drug order in how many ways?
    A.4
    B.1
    C.2
    D.5
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Drug administration is controlled primarily by
    A.state law
    B.federal law
    C.state amendments
    D.facility mandate
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. What classifacation of drugs is not acceptable for medical use?
    A.schedule 2
    B.schedule 1
    C.schedule 4
    D.schedule 3
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Narcotics, such as codeine, cocaine, and amphetamines, that have a high potential for abuse but have acceptable medical uses are classified as
    A.schedule 1
    B.schedule 3
    C.schedule 2
    D.schedule 4
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. What law requires a periodic inventory of all controlled subatsnces?
    A.Attorney general mandate of 1974
    B.Drug control regulation
    C.Drug regulatory act
    D.Controlled substances act
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Penicillin administered to treat an infection is an example of what category of drugs?
    A.substitutive
    B.chemotherapuetic
    C.supportive
    D.curative
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The purpose of most drug therapy is to
    A.maintain a low level of the drug in the body
    B.cause the level of the drug in the body to increase rapidly
    C.maintain a constant level of the drug in the body
    D.cause the level of the drug in the body to decrease rapidly
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Why are oral medications that are taken before meals generally faster acting?
    A.lower digestive system content
    B.lower body metabolism
    C.slower circulation level
    D.higher body metabolism
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Which statement is true regarding how ambient temperature can affect drug action?
    A.colder temperatures cause blood vessels to constrict cause rapid drug action
    B.warmer temperatures decrease circulation and cause slow drug action
    C.colder temperatures cause blood vessels to dilate cause slow drug action
    D.warmer temperatures increase circulation and cause rapid drug action
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Which of these is a common reference source for drugs?
    A.technicians pharmacy handbook
    B.Physician desk reference
    C.Nurse's pharmacy handbook
    D.Internet search
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What publication contains a list of medications available from the MTF's pharmacy, recommended dispensing instructions, and administartive guidelines?
    a.Nurse's drug reference
    b.Local facility formulary
    c.Physician desk reference
    d.Technicians Pharmacy handbook
    b.
  18. An oily liquid used on the skin describes a type of medication preperation called a
    A.tincture
    B.liniment
    C.spirit
    D.paste
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. What type of medication is used to prevent or correct irregular heart action?
    A.cathartics
    B.antacids
    C.antiinfectives
    D.antiarryhythmics
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. What type of medication has a cleansing action that produces watery evacuation of intestinal content?
    A.antiemetics
    B.antacids
    C.antiarryhythmics
    D.cathartics
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Which of these elements is not required on a medication order?
    A.specified time
    B.Patient's age
    C.Provider's signature
    D.Patient's name
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Before administering any medication, you are responsible for all of the following except
    a.for ensuring A1C Jones is available for work the next day.
    b.performing all steps in the modified six medication rights
    c.being knowledgable of the side effects of the medication
    d.verifying any possible interactions against current medications
    a.
  23. How many pounds are equal to 65kg?
    A.152
    B.143
    C.170
    D.130
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Which one of these statements is true regarding subcutaneous injections?
    A.there is no possiblity of local irritation
    B.drug action is faster than intramuscular injections
    C.they are usually less expensive than oral medications
    D.only small amounts of a drug may be administered
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. The method of parenteral medication administration that involves injecting a drug into a muscle is
    A.IV drip
    B.subcutaneous(sc)
    C.intravenous(IV)push
    D.intramuscular(IM)
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Where are subcutaneous injections commonly administered?
    A.posterior hand
    B.lateral hip area
    C.ventral surface of the forearm
    D.upper arms
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. What method of administartion delivers medication directly into a patient's digestive system?
    A.buccal
    B.sublingual
    C.oral
    D.inhalation
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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