EMR Quiz 6

Question 1 of 20

Dark red blood that flows steadily from a wound is usually _____ bleeding.





Question 2 of 20

John fell off his bike and injured his knee. His bleeding is dark red and oozing. This usually indicates _____ bleeding.





Question 3 of 20

Your primary assessment shows that your patient has mental status changes, cold and clammy skin, and increased respiratory and pulse rates. You should suspect ______ bleeding.





Question 4 of 20

The term "perfusion" may best be defined as:





Question 5 of 20

Emergency care of a patient in anaphylactic shock includes all of the following EXCEPT:





Question 6 of 20

Peter has suffered an open leg wound with extensive damage to the skin and heavy bleeding. An appropriate response to Jeff's question "How bad is it?" would be:





Question 7 of 20

Peter "laid down" the motorcyle he was riding to avoid a head-on collion. He has massive road rash and a deformed, bleeding wound to his right leg. The EMR should first:





Question 8 of 20

The term "dressing" may best be defined as a:





Question 9 of 20

For an open chest wound, leave one side of an occlusive chest dressing untaped to:





Question 10 of 20

In caring for a patient with a closed chest injury, the EMR should complete which of the following tasks first?





Question 11 of 20

The EMR believes that a female patient has been sexually assaulted. Your emergency care consists of scene assessment, a primary assessment and life-saving treatment, and includes which of the following?





Question 12 of 20

The EMR should consider applying a tourniquet:





Question 13 of 20

Which of the following is not a risk factor for Activity-related Soft Tissue Disorder?





Question 14 of 20

Which of the following wounds do not need to be referrred to Medical Aid?





Question 15 of 20

The cleansing of a major wound should include:





Question 16 of 20

Frank has an arterial bleed in the left foream from a knife wound. After applying direct pressure and elevating the arm, it is still bleeding. The EMR should next:





Question 17 of 20

Emergency care of a patient with internal bleeding includes all of the following EXCEPT:





Question 18 of 20

Which of the following would be amoung the earliest signs and symptoms of compensated shock?





Question 19 of 20

When an adult patient is placed in a "shock position", his or her legs are elevated _____ centimetres.





Question 20 of 20

The most common causes of anaphylactic shock are: