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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. 0 (absent reflex) - 1+ (trace; seen only w/ reinforcement) - 2+ (normal) - 3+ (brisk) - 4+ (nonsustained clonus) - 5+ (sustained clonus)






2. Peptic ulcer disease






3. Bipolar disorder






4. Anti-coagulant






5. Medical collateral ligament






6. Approximated






7. Pain control/sedation






8. An EKG interval; abnormality may be described as 'Q's noted in _ lead'






9. Intolerance to light






10. Excessive bend in upper posterior curve of spine






11. Total hip replacement






12. Nitroglycerin






13. Partially or completely without sensation - with or without loss of consciousness






14. Relating to the ear or hearing






15. Left upper quadrant of abdomen






16. Under the chin






17. Excessive thirst






18. Date of birth






19. The presence of diverticula in the colon due to weakness of muscle layers in the colon wall






20. Intensive care unit






21. Substance easily excreted by the kidneys






22. Cartilaginous projection anterior to the exterior meatus of the ear






23. Arrangement - kind - and number of teeth present






24. Pelvic inflammatory disease






25. Urine in the blood






26. Repositioning of a dislocated joint






27. Advanced cardiac life support






28. A procedure in which medications or electric shock is used to restore a normal heart rhythm






29. Antibiotic






30. Bacterial or viral infection of the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord






31. Nostrils






32. Coronary artery bypass graft






33. Total knee replacement






34. Increasing ('straightening out') the angle of a joint






35. 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






36. Trans-urethral resection of prostate; a surgical operation on the prostate






37. An EKG interval; abnormality may be described as a shortened or prolonged QT interval






38. Upper - nearer to head






39. Pregnant






40. Medical resonance imaging






41. Symptoms






42. Atrial fibrillation






43. Tenderness






44. Sound due to inflammation of lung lining






45. Having peace of mind






46. Bruising; a discolored area of the skin due to bleeding underneath






47. Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (Westergren 'sed rate'); often ordered for people experiencing unexplained fevers - inflammatory diseases like arthritis - or other vague symptoms






48. Normal saline






49. Level or loss of consciousness






50. After coughing