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Unformatted text preview: Question 1 1 out of 1 points The abbreviation "Rx" stands for: Selected Answer: Prescription Question 2 1 out of 1 points A lasting effect of a disease is known as: Selected Answer: Sequela Question 3 1 out of 1 points A/n _____ is an image produced by x-rays. Selected Answer: radiograph Question 4 1 out of 1 points _____ is used as a means of treatment in cryotherapy. Selected Answer: Cold Question 5 1 out of 1 points A sphygmomanometer is an instrument used to measure: Selected Answer: Blood pressure Question 6 1 out of 1 points If the root -hepat/o, means "liver," then what is the term for surgical fixation of the liver? Selected Answer: Hepatopexy Question 7 1 out of 1 points The therapeutic philosophy of helping people to heal themselves by developing healthy lifestyles is known as: Selected Answer: Naturopathy Question 8 1 out of 1 points What does the suffix "-pexy" mean? Selected Answer: Surgical fixation Question 9 1 out of 1 points Touching the surface of the body with the hands or fingers is known as: Selected Answer: Palpation Question 10 1 out of 1 points What is a "phonogram"? Selected Answer: A record of sound Question 11 1 out of 1 points The term "laparotomy" is defined as: Selected Answer: Surgical incision of the abdomen Question 12 1 out of 1 points A method for evaluating a tumor based on microscopic examination of the cells is knows as: Selected Answer: Grading Question 13 1 out of 1 points What is the function of the surgical instrument called a "sound"? Selected Answer: To explore a cavity or canal Question 14 1 out of 1 points The term biopsy comes from the Greek words bios and opsis. Bios means ___________ Selected Answer: life Question 15 1 out of 1 points A natural cavity such as in bone is called a (an) ____________________ Selected Answer: sinus Question 16 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the suffix "tripsy" in the term "lithotripsy"? Selected Answer: Crushing Question 17 1 out of 1 points What is a chronometer? Selected Answer: Instrument for measuring time Question 18 1 out of 1 points A/n __________ is an instrument used to compress tissue. Selected Answer: clamp Question 19 1 out of 1 points The abbreviation for the term "history" is: Selected Answer: Hx Question 20 1 out of 1 points Identify the definition of "vital signs." Selected Answer: life Measurements that reflect basic functions necessary to maintain Question 21 1 out of 1 points If a wound is forming pus, it is referred to as ________________________ Selected Answer: purulent Question 22 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the suffix in the word "thoracentesis"? Selected Answer: Puncture Question 23 1 out of 1 points The opposite of sinistr/o- is ___________________________ Selected Answer: dextr/o- Question 24 1 out of 1 points What does the letter "A" in the abbreviation "ABC" stand for? Selected Answer: Aspiration Question 25 1 out of 1 points In the term "synchrony" the meaning of the word root is: Selected Answer: Time Question 26 1 out of 1 points What is the term used for "a system of therapy based on the theory that the body can overcome disease when it has normal structure, a favorable environment, and proper nutrition"? Selected Answer: Osteopathy Question 27 1 out of 1 points The term hypertension means _____________________ Selected Answer: high blood pressure Question 28 1 out of 1 points The imaging technique for making a motion picture of successive images appearing on a fluoroscopic screen is known as: Selected Answer: Cineradiography Question 29 1 out of 1 points The suffix that means "examination of" is: Selected Answer: -scopy Question 30 1 out of 1 points Bluish discoloration of the skin due to lack of oxygen is known as: Selected Answer: Cyanosis User Christina Hage Submitted 10/3/07 12:22 PM Name Chapter 8: Quiz Status Completed Score 35 out of 35 points Time Elapsed 0 hours, 13 minutes, and 22 seconds out of 0 hours and 35 minutes allowed. Instructions Question 1 1 out of 1 points A factor that makes the use of a drug undesirable or dangerous: Selected Answer: Contraindication Question 2 1 out of 1 points Which abbreviation refers to aspirin? Selected Answer: ASA Question 3 1 out of 1 points Name the condition in which a person has a chronic or compulsive need for a drug regardless of its adverse effects? Selected Answer: Substance dependence Question 4 1 out of 1 points Which term does the abbreviation 'ung' refer to? Selected Answer: Ointment Question 5 1 out of 1 points Removal of tissue for microscopic examination is called a(an) ______________ Selected Answer: Biopsy Question 6 1 out of 1 points Which herbal medication is used as a source of fatty acids to maintain proper lipids in the blood? Selected Answer: Flax Question 7 1 out of 1 points The root word celi/o refers to the Selected Answer: abdomen Question 8 1 out of 1 points The corkscrew-shaped bacteria that moves with a twisting motion is called Selected Answer: spirochetes Question 9 1 out of 1 points A hemiarthroplasty is a procedure to____________ Selected Answer: one joint surface is repaired Question 10 1 out of 1 points Which dosage direction means "as needed"? Selected Answer: prn Question 11 1 out of 1 points When x-rays pass through the body to make a visual record, the procedure is called: Selected Answers: radiography Question 12 1 out of 1 points The suffix "-tropic" means: Selected Answer: Acting on Question 13 1 out of 1 points What drug type would be administered to relieve symptoms of nausea and prevent vomiting? Selected Answer: Antiemetics Question 14 1 out of 1 points Which of these drugs is used to dilate coronary arteries and reduce the workload of the heart? Selected Answer: Nitrates Question 15 1 out of 1 points Which herbal medicine acts as an antioxidant? Selected Answer: Green tea Question 16 1 out of 1 points Define "antagonist." Selected Answer: A substance that interferes with or opposes the action of a drug Question 17 2 out of 2 points Which terms refer to a route of administration with a syringe? Selected Answers: Intrathecal Epidural Question 18 2 out of 2 points Which of the following terms means large or abnormally large? (Multiple answer) Selected Answers: megalo- macro- Question 19 1 out of 1 points Where is an intrathecal injection given? Selected Answer: Through the meninges into the spinal fluid Question 20 1 out of 1 points ________________ is another term for herbal medicine. Selected Answer: Phytomedicine Question 21 1 out of 1 points Name the drugs that mimic the action of the sympathetic nervous system. Selected Answer: Adrenergics Question 22 1 out of 1 points What does "tid" in a prescription mean? Selected Answer: Three times per day Question 23 2 out of 2 points Which of these word parts mean "pain?" Selected Answers: algesi/o algi/o Question 24 1 out of 1 points Which method would be used to effectively administer medication to the eyes or ears? Selected Answer: Instillation Question 25 1 out of 1 points Based on its word parts, what would an "antipyretic" drug be used against? Selected Answer: Fever Question 26 1 out of 1 points Which herbal medicine is used as an antianxiety agent? Selected Answer: Kava Question 27 1 out of 1 points ___________ is a concentrated amount of a diagnostic or therapeutic substance given rapidly intravenously. Selected Answer: Bolus Question 28 1 out of 1 points A ____________ is a type of cardiac drug. Selected Answer: Calcium channel blocker Question 29 2 out of 2 points Which of these drugs are used to treat conditions of the respiratory system? Selected Answers: Expectorants Antitussives Question 30 1 out of 1 points Identify the action of proton-pump inhibitors. Selected Answer: Inhibit secretion of stomach acid Question 31 1 out of 1 points Which drug preparation has material in a gelatin container that dissolves easily in the stomach? Selected Answer: Capsule User Christina Hage Submitted 9/28/07 1:38 PM Name Chapter 6: Quiz Status Completed Score 30 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 0 hours, 8 minutes, and 48 seconds out of 0 hours and 30 minutes allowed. Instructions Question 1 1 out of 1 points What term would you use for the "dropping or prolapse of the spleen"? Selected Answer: Splenoptosis Question 2 1 out of 1 points Which of the following word parts are present in the term that stands for "abnormal nourishment of tissue"? Selected Answers: troph/o dys- Question 3 1 out of 1 points The root in the term "empyema" stands for: Selected Answer: Pus Question 4 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the prefix "brady-" in the word "bradycardia"? Selected Answer: Slow Question 5 1 out of 1 points Identify the root that means "fire." Selected Answer: pyret/o Question 6 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of "myolysis"? Selected Answer: Dissolving of muscle Question 7 1 out of 1 points Which of the following roots is present in the term that means "stopping the growth of bacteria"? Selected Answer: bacteri/o Question 8 1 out of 1 points Cellulitis is a type of ___________. Selected Answer: inflammation Question 9 1 out of 1 points What is the formation of a tumor known as? Selected Answer: Oncogenesis Question 10 1 out of 1 points Identify the prefix in the term "pachycephaly." Selected Answer: pachy- Question 11 1 out of 1 points "Death of a tissue" is known as: Selected Answer: Necrosis Question 12 1 out of 1 points Define "hernia." Selected Answer: A protrusion of an organ through an abnormal opening Question 13 1 out of 1 points An organelle is _____________________. Selected Answer: a specialized structure in the cytoplasm of the cell Question 14 1 out of 1 points A/n _____ is a filled sac or pouch that is usually abnormal. Selected Answer: cyst Question 15 1 out of 1 points ________ is caused by a pyrogenic agent. Selected Answer: Fever Question 16 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the root "lith" in the term "lithasis"? Selected Answer: Stone Question 17 1 out of 1 points The plural form of ovum is ________________. Selected Answer: ova Question 18 1 out of 1 points If the root "bronch/o" pertains to a bronchus, then the term for "inflammation of a bronchus" is: Selected Answer: Bronchitis Question 19 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that means "escape of fluid into a cavity." Selected Answer: Effusion Question 20 1 out of 1 points What does the term "sarcoma" mean? Selected Answer: A malignant neoplasm arising from connective tissue Question 21 1 out of 1 points Rod shaped bacteria are known as: Selected Answer: Bacilli Question 22 1 out of 1 points The term extracellular means __________________. Selected Answer: outside of the cell Question 23 1 out of 1 points The term glycogenesis means ____________________ Selected Answer: the formation of glycogen for storage in the liver Question 24 1 out of 1 points Identify the suffixes that mean pain. Selected Answers: -odynia -algia Question 25 1 out of 1 points The suffix -stomy refers to ___________________. Selected Answer: the surgical creation of an opening into or communication between two areas of the body Question 26 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that means "cause of a disease." Selected Answer: Etiology Question 27 1 out of 1 points The disorder that results from lack of enzymes or other factors needed for cellular functions is known as: Selected Answer: Metabolic disorder User Christina Hage Submitted 9/28/07 1:38 PM Name Chapter 6: Quiz Status Completed Score 30 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 0 hours, 8 minutes, and 48 seconds out of 0 hours and 30 minutes allowed. Instructions Question 1 1 out of 1 points What term would you use for the "dropping or prolapse of the spleen"? Selected Answer: Splenoptosis Question 2 1 out of 1 points Which of the following word parts are present in the term that stands for "abnormal nourishment of tissue"? Selected Answers: troph/o dys- Question 3 1 out of 1 points The root in the term "empyema" stands for: Selected Answer: Pus Question 4 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the prefix "brady-" in the word "bradycardia"? Selected Answer: Slow Question 5 1 out of 1 points Identify the root that means "fire." Selected Answer: pyret/o Question 6 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of "myolysis"? Selected Answer: Dissolving of muscle Question 7 1 out of 1 points Which of the following roots is present in the term that means "stopping the growth of bacteria"? Selected Answer: bacteri/o Question 8 1 out of 1 points Cellulitis is a type of ___________. Selected Answer: inflammation Question 9 1 out of 1 points What is the formation of a tumor known as? Selected Answer: Oncogenesis Question 10 1 out of 1 points Identify the prefix in the term "pachycephaly." Selected Answer: pachy- Question 11 1 out of 1 points "Death of a tissue" is known as: Selected Answer: Necrosis Question 12 1 out of 1 points Define "hernia." Selected Answer: A protrusion of an organ through an abnormal opening Question 13 1 out of 1 points An organelle is _____________________. Selected Answer: a specialized structure in the cytoplasm of the cell Question 14 1 out of 1 points A/n _____ is a filled sac or pouch that is usually abnormal. Selected Answer: cyst Question 15 1 out of 1 points ________ is caused by a pyrogenic agent. Selected Answer: Fever Question 16 1 out of 1 points What is the meaning of the root "lith" in the term "lithasis"? Selected Answer: Stone Question 17 1 out of 1 points The plural form of ovum is ________________. Selected Answer: ova Question 18 1 out of 1 points If the root "bronch/o" pertains to a bronchus, then the term for "inflammation of a bronchus" is: Selected Answer: Bronchitis Question 19 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that means "escape of fluid into a cavity." Selected Answer: Effusion Question 20 1 out of 1 points What does the term "sarcoma" mean? Selected Answer: A malignant neoplasm arising from connective tissue Question 21 1 out of 1 points Rod shaped bacteria are known as: Selected Answer: Bacilli Question 22 1 out of 1 points The term extracellular means __________________. Selected Answer: outside of the cell Question 23 1 out of 1 points The term glycogenesis means ____________________ Selected Answer: the formation of glycogen for storage in the liver Question 24 1 out of 1 points Identify the suffixes that mean pain. Selected Answers: -odynia -algia Question 25 1 out of 1 points The suffix -stomy refers to ___________________. Selected Answer: the surgical creation of an opening into or communication between two areas of the body Question 26 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that means "cause of a disease." Selected Answer: Etiology Question 27 1 out of 1 points The disorder that results from lack of enzymes or other factors needed for cellular functions is known as: Selected Answer: Metabolic disorder Question 28 1 out of 1 points In this compound word, what does the word in the position of the suffix in the term "gastrectasia" mean? Selected Answer: Dilation Question 29 1 out of 1 points Which of the following suffixes means "fissure "? Selected Answer: -schisis Question 30 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that refers to a disease that is prevalent throughout an entire region or the world. Selected Answer: Pandemic Question 28 1 out of 1 points In this compound word, what does the word in the position of the suffix in the term "gastrectasia" mean? Selected Answer: Dilation Question 29 1 out of 1 points Which of the following suffixes means "fissure "? Selected Answer: -schisis Question 30 1 out of 1 points Identify the term that refers to a disease that is prevalent throughout an entire region or the world. Selected Answer: Pandemic Score 94 out of 99 points Instructions Question 1 1 out of 2 points A plane that is at right angles to the midline is called the [a] plane A plane that passes from front to back and divides the body into right and left portions is called [b] plane Specified Answer for: a Specified Answer for: b frontal sagittal Question 2 2 out of 2 points The lumbar region is: Selected Answer: A. small of the back Question 3 2 out of 2 points The term intrathoracic means: Selected Answer: B. within the chest Question 4 1 out of 2 points An normal opening into the body is calle [a] The circular muscle that regulates an opening is called [b] Specified Answer for: a Specified Answer for: b meatus sphincter Question 5 2 out of 2 points The cell layer that covers the tissues and lines organs, vessels and body cavities is called: Selected Answer: C. epithelium Question 6 9 out of 10 points Match the following terms to their definition or use Question Selected Match endoscope E. examination of body cavity gangrene J. decomposition and bacterial infection FEU G. fever of unknown origin purulent B. containing pus -itis D. inflammation neoplasm H. abnormal or uncontrolled growth edema A. swelling scler/o F. hard cry/o I. cold lithotripsy C. crushing a stone Question 7 4 out of 4 points Which of the following duties are performed by a surgical technologist? (multiple answer) Selected Answers: A. operate special equipment B. prepare the operating room, surgical instruments and equipment D. prepare patients for surgery Question 8 2 out of 2 points The term autolysis means: Selected Answer: C. self destruction Question 9 2 out of 2 points The study of tissue is called: Selected Answer: D. histology Question 10 10 out of 10 points Match the each term to its opposite term Question Selected Match anterior H. posterior superior D. inferior cranial B. caudal superficial J. deep proximal G. distal intracellular F. extracellular benign E. malignant dilation A. constriction pathogen C. normal flora endemic I. epidemic Question 11 2 out of 2 points The term meaning to dissolve blood clots is ______________________ Selected Answer: C. thrombolytic Question 12 10 out of 10 points Match the prefix to its meaning. Question circumaround periE. around Selected Match E. intra- D. in; within epiA. on; over extra- F. outside infra- B. below subB. below juxta- C. near; beside para- C. near; beside supra- G. above Question 13 2 out of 2 points The term sublingual means _____________________ Selected Answer: D. under the tongue Question 14 2 out of 2 points The term meaning listening for sounds within the body is _______________________ Selected Answer: A. ausclutation Question 15 0 out of 2 points The term LLQ means _________________________ The term RUQ means _________________________ Selected Answer: Left Lower Quadrant and Right Upper Quadrant Question 16 2 out of 2 points A system of therapy based on the theory that the body can overcome disease with normal structure, a favorable environment and proper nutrition is called ____________ Selected Answer: D. osteopathy Question 17 2 out of 2 points The action of an antitussive medication is to _________________________ Selected Answer: A. suppress coughing Question 18 10 out of 10 points Match the following terms to their definition or use. Question Selected Match Cautery E. destruction of tissue with heat curette J. spoon shaped instrument retractor G. instrument used to maintain exposure of a body area stenosis H. narrowing or constriction dilatation A. expansion or widening spasm F. sudden contraction distal B. farther from the point of attachment synapse C. the location where nerve cells come together cyto- D. cell nucleus I. control center of the cell Question 19 2 out of 2 points The epigastric region is located: Selected Answer: C. above the stomach Question 20 2 out of 2 points Which procedures are part of taking the vital signs of a patient? Selected Answers: B. respiration rate C. temperature D. blood pressure A. heart rate Question 21 2 out of 2 points The term LLQ means [x]. The term RUQ means [y] Specified Answer for: x Specified Answer for: y Left Lower Quadrant Right Upper Quadrant Question 22 2 out of 2 points The abbreviation LA (dosage and directions) means Selected Answer: D. long acting Question 23 5 out of 5 points Match each singular ending to the...
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