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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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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. A bruise






2. Muscular pain - 'muscle aches'






3. The artery that supplies heart tissue with blood






4. Nausea/Vomiting/Diarrhea






5. Patient






6. Fracture






7. Farther from the midline (a line that can be traced from nose to belly-button)






8. History of Present Illness






9. Cancer - Carcinoma






10. Minor stroke; where neurological function is regained quickly with time






11. Death of cardiac muscle due to ischemia






12. Before






13. Cervical Spine (neck)






14. Up to Date






15. Normal






16. Coughing up very large amounts of blood






17. Low blood pressure






18. Nearer to the trunk of the body






19. Problems 'difficulty' with breathing






20. Electrocardiogram






21. Atrial Fibrillation






22. Head - Eyes - Ears - Nose - Throat






23. Low oxygen saturation of the body - not enough oxygen in the blood






24. Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug






25. Hypertension - 'High Blood Pressure'






26. Redness/Red






27. Treatment






28. Coronary Artery Disease - 'heart disease'






29. Gun Shot Wound






30. Cerebrospinal Fluid






31. Located towards the front of the body






32. Inflammation of the cholecyst (gallbladder)






33. Altered Mental Status






34. Approximately






35. Obviously; a lot; wholly






36. Pus-like






37. Nose bleed






38. Antibiotics






39. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - lung disease commonly seen in smokers






40. Overdose






41. Less Than






42. Family History






43. Oxygen Saturation (a.k.a. SaO2)






44. Three Times a Day






45. At Every Bedtime






46. Increased/ fast breathing rate






47. Computerized Assisted Tomography - 'Cat scan'






48. Family History






49. Pale skin






50. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease