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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. Treatments for cancer






2. Sphygmomanometer






3. Systolic pressure(top #)






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






5. Hypotension






6. Vertigo






7. Stockinet






8. Closed reduction






9. Pressure point






10. Oral temp






11. Symptoms of illness in infants






12. Afebrile






13. Cataracts






14. Defense mechanisms






15. Mental illness






16. Orthopedics






17. Blood pressure(B/P)






18. Mouth mirror






19. Insulin dependent(type 1)






20. Perfusion






21. 3 types of paralysis






22. Inhalation






23. Dementia






24. Continuous passive motion(cpm)






25. Hemiplegia






26. Vital signs






27. Hypoglycemia






28. Carcinomas






29. Menieres disease






30. Stupor






31. Characteristics to ask and document when assessing pain






32. wWhere can pulse be found on body






33. Integumentary system






34. Adult pulse rate






35. Palpation






36. Anxiety






37. Dangling






38. Abnormal lung sounds






39. Probes for electronic thermometer






40. Sarcomas






41. Flashlight






42. Exam gloves






43. Tape meassure






44. Condition






45. Orthostatic hypotension






46. Radiation






47. Signs of neglect






48. Electrocardiograph (EKG)






49. Embolus






50. Glaucoma