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Scribeamerica Training Basics

Instructions:
  • 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. Inside






2. Cerebrospinal fluid






3. Well-developed - well-nourished






4. Male gonads






5. Dorsal - or in back of






6. Antibiotic






7. Diabetic medication






8. Excessive thirst






9. Urine in the blood






10. Fallopian tubes and ovaries






11. Pain control/sedation






12. Ophthalmic medication






13. Test for blood type - compatibility with donor blood; reserves units of blood for the patient






14. Abdominal CT scan






15. Prothrombin time test ('INR test'); a coagulation test measuring how long it takes blood to clot and which checks for bleeding disorders or the efficacy of medications used to prevent blood clots; abnormal thrombin times are often caused by liver dis






16. Ophthalmic medication






17. Blood sugar






18. Prescription






19. Peripheral vascular disease






20. Catheter urinalysis






21. Antibiotic






22. Number of viable offspring born to a woman; ex: P1






23. By way of






24. Frontal - or in front of; 'Ant.'






25. A neurological exam in which an object is drawn up the sole of a patient's foot to test for damage to nerves in the corticospinal tract (which runs along both sides of the spinal cord up to the brain); upgoing toes is abnormal






26. Partial thromboplastin time; a coagulation test for certain clotting factors






27. Abortion; sAb or tAb






28. Peptic ulcer disease






29. Tenderness in the RUQ of the abdomen; may indicate cholecystitis (gallbladder inflammation)






30. A test for meningitis in which the supine patient raises their leg to a 90 degree angle - then attempts to extend the knee; if the patient cannot extend the knee beyond 135 degrees due to pain - the test is positive






31. Ophthalmic medication






32. Crackling or grating sound - usually of bones






33. Marijuana






34. Post; after






35. Narcotic






36. No acute distress






37. Normal bowel or breath sounds






38. Pre-ventricular contraction






39. Alert and oriented to (1) people (2) place (3) date






40. Topical anesthetics (lidocaine adrenaline tetracaine and lidocaine epinephrine tetracaine)






41. Last menstrual period






42. Inner ear inflammation






43. Ophthalmic anesthetic






44. Dizziness with a spinning sensation






45. Atrioventricular block (1st - 2nd - or 3rd degree heart block)






46. Normal






47. Test for blood type






48. Basic metabolic panel (part of the CMP); includes Na - Cl - K - CO2 - BUN - Creatine - Glucose; a measure of the body's electrolytes; often used to r/o hypoglycemia - dehydration - and electrolyte imbalances






49. Shortness of breath






50. Rule out