EMR Quiz 8

Question 1 of 20

Mike fell while riding a snow mobile. The EMR notes that Mike has swelling in his face and upper chest, difficulty speaking, and a crackling sensation in the jaw and throat. The EMR suspects:

Question 2 of 20

The most frequent cause of death after a head injury is from:

Question 3 of 20

Emergency care for an extruded eyeball includes all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 4 of 20

Adam has limited jaw motion, distortion of facial features, and numbness to his face. The EMR suspects:

Question 5 of 20

You are caring for a patient who has a gunshot wound to the head. Even though there are no signs or symptoms of spine injury, you suspect it. Why?

Question 6 of 20

One of your top priorities in managing a patient with a head injury is to:

Question 7 of 20

Management of a tooth that has fallen out or broken off includes all the following EXCEPT:

Question 8 of 20

To safely remove a helmet from a suspected spinal injury patient, at least ______ resuers must perform the helmet removal.

Question 9 of 20

In order to assess sensation of the extemities, you should:

Question 10 of 20

The next three questions refer to the following scenerio. Assume that you are an EMR designated as a first aid attendant at a worksite. A worker who has been working as a flag-person on a dusty gravel road comes to your first aid room complaining that she has "dust in my eye". The worker claims that it happened about 10 minutes ago and all efforts to rub the dust out have failed. What is the most significant factor in the history that will determine the way in which you treat this patient?

Question 11 of 20

Before proceeding with an eye examination it is crucial that you:

Question 12 of 20

Which of the following is not a technique to try and remove a superficial foreign body in the eye?

Question 13 of 20

To flush a chemical from a patient's left eye, the EMR should pour water:

Question 14 of 20

If your patient has bleeding from a neck wound, apply slight to moderate pressure with:

Question 15 of 20

Jody, a 21-year-old office worker, has a pencil impaled completely through her cheek. The EMR should:

Question 16 of 20

When immobilizing a spinal injury patient to a long boackboard, the final body part to be immobilized should be the:

Question 17 of 20

When a patient's head and neck are being held in a neutral, in-line position during manual stabilization, his or her:

Question 18 of 20

The EMR will monitor a spinal injury patient's airway and breathing closely because:

Question 19 of 20

A rapid extrication may be performed in all of the following cases except when:

Question 20 of 20

To perform a log roll safely, the rescuers must be positioned at: