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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. Hyperthermia






2. Lesions






3. Embolus






4. Treatments for cancer






5. Factors that increase ital signs values






6. Pressure point






7. Tumor






8. Vaginal speculum






9. Coma






10. Otoscope






11. Factors that decrease vital sign values






12. Tachypnea






13. Characteristics of respirations






14. Glass thermometers






15. Infant resp rate






16. Hypertension






17. Electronic thermometer






18. Exhalation






19. Tympanic thermometer






20. Continuous passive motion(cpm)






21. Rectal thermometer






22. Opthalmoscope






23. Cast






24. Open reduction






25. Adult pulse rate






26. Conditions where oral temp assessment is contradicated






27. Orthopedics






28. Presbycusis






29. Phelbitis






30. Hyperglycemia






31. Symptoms of illness in infants






32. Electrocardiograph (EKG)






33. Tongue depressor






34. Scale






35. Chemotherapy






36. Hypotension






37. Malignat






38. Explorer






39. Dangling






40. Contracture






41. Probes for electronic thermometer






42. Mouth mirror






43. Systolic pressure(top #)






44. Active assistant exercises






45. Tachycardia






46. Steps for ambulating a patient with transfer belt






47. Describes strength of pulse






48. Electronic thermometer






49. Unconciousness






50. Complications of uncontrolled diabetes