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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.
  • 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. Shortness of breath






2.






3. Myocardial infarction






4. Gallbladder calculi






5. Small - inflamed - congested spots on the skin; pimples






6. Possible diagnoses






7. Anti-reflux






8. Excessive bend in upper posterior curve of spine






9. Painful urination






10. Tenderness






11. Cervical vertebra #1 - #2 - etc.






12. Bottom of internal surface of a hollow organ






13. Diabetic medication






14. Myocardial infarction






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






16. Aorta






17. Diabetic medication






18. Pain control/sedation






19. Important for osmoregulation






20. 'nothing per os' (nothing by mouth)






21. 'Straight Leg Raise' test; a test performed during the Physical Exam in which a patient is asked to raise their leg straight in the air; pain radiating down the leg may indicate sciatica






22. Excessive thirst






23. Yellowing of the eye; typically due to liver diseases like hepatitis






24. Fluid accumulation in the pleural space; causes SOB






25. NSAID/muscle relaxant






26. Fallopian tubes and ovaries






27. Endotracheal






28. NSAID/muscle relaxant






29. Left upper extremity






30. Gallbladder






31. Antibiotic






32. Liver and spleen enlargement






33. Soft tissue swelling






34. Difficulty swallowing






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






36. Fallopian tubes and ovaries






37. A test performed during the Physical Exam in which the knee is manipulated to test for a ligament injury






38. Significant lab work; patients are admit candidates; ex: severe abdominal pain






39. Coronary artery disease






40. Noise of gas discharge from intestines






41. Contraction of chewing muscles






42. Basic care; diagnosis w/o tests; ex: viral URI






43. In front and to each side of an entity






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






45. Culture and sensitivity test; performed to determine the type of bacteria causing an illness or infection - and the most effective medicine to combat it; a sample of tissue or discharge are cultured in a lab then doused with various medications






46. Relating to the palm of the hand






47. Prescription






48. Against medical advice






49. Pneumothorax






50. Sublingual