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Basic Nursing Skills

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Active assistant exercises






2. Child pulse rate






3. Carcinomas






4. Describes strength of pulse






5. 2 types of otitis media






6. Passive exercises






7. Rectal thermometer






8. Stethoscope






9. Thrombus






10. Average systolic blood pressure






11. Afebrile






12. Dangling






13. Coma






14. Axillary temp






15. 3 types of paralysis






16. Glaucoma






17. 4 long term complications of paraylsis






18. Integumentary system is assessed for...






19. Perfusion






20. Probes for electronic thermometer






21. Quadriplegia






22. Closed reduction






23. Infant resp rate






24. Anxiety






25. Inspection






26. Hypotension






27. Olfaction






28. Otoscope






29. Symptoms of illness in infants






30. Percussion






31. Explorer






32. Thrombophlebitis






33. Diabetes






34. Pressure point






35. Steps for ambulating a patient with transfer belt






36. Tumor






37. Tachycardia






38. Tape meassure






39. Stupor






40. Vertigo






41. Fever






42. Chemotherapy






43. Macular degenration






44. Hypothermia






45. Benign






46. Tympanic temp






47. Cast






48. Gestational diabetes






49. Contracture






50. Characteristics to ask and document when assessing pain