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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. Dorsal Recumbent






2. Exam gloves






3. Footboard






4. Perfusion






5. Adult pulse rate






6. Gestational diabetes






7. Electrocardiograph (EKG)






8. Depression






9. Adult resp rate






10. Watch or clock






11. Tongue depressor






12. Causes of paralysis






13. Tachycardia






14. Tape meassure






15. Afebrile






16. Stupor






17. 4 long term complications of paraylsis






18. Vertigo






19. Oral temp






20. Tympanic thermometer






21. Systolic pressure(top #)






22. Abnormal lung sounds






23. Apnea






24. Mental illness






25. Exhalation






26. Long term complications of paralysis






27. Indications to use wheelchair






28. Pressure point






29. Sarcomas






30. Presbyopia






31. Axillary temp






32. Average systolic blood pressure






33. Water soluble lubricant(surgeons jelly and ky jelly)






34. Electronic thermometer






35. Dangling






36. wWhere can pulse be found on body






37. 2 types of otitis media






38. Quadriplegia






39. Characteristics to ask and document when assessing pain






40. Non insulin dependent( type II)






41. Closed reduction






42. Diastolic pressue(bottom #)






43. Condition






44. Thrombus






45. Cotton forceps






46. Thready pulse






47. Bradycardia






48. Explorer






49. Glass thermometers






50. Contracture