Test your basic knowledge |

Basic Nursing Skills

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
  • If you are not ready to take this test, you can study here.
  • 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. Fever






2. Explorer






3. Glass thermometers






4. Causes of paralysis






5. Surgery






6. Indications to use wheelchair






7. Dorsal Recumbent






8. Rectal temp






9. 4 long term complications of paraylsis






10. Electronic thermometer






11. Thrombus






12. Hypertension






13. Child pulse rate






14. Adult pulse rate






15. Mouth mirror






16. Benign






17. Lesions






18. Otoscope






19. Characteristics of respirations






20. Depression






21. Circumduction






22. Sphygmomanometer






23. Infant resp rate






24. Abnormal lung sounds






25. Range of motion(ROM)






26. Treatments for cancer






27. Insulin dependent(type 1)






28. Hyperthermia






29. Reduction






30. Diastolic pressue(bottom #)






31. Steps for ambulating a patient with transfer belt






32. Tissues






33. Describes strength of pulse






34. Presbyopia






35. Contracture






36. Immunization boosters are recommended






37. Tape meassure






38. Stockinet






39. Integumentary system






40. Perfusion






41. Electrocardiograph (EKG)






42. Dorsal recumbent






43. Infant pulse rate






44. Paraplegia






45. Lithotomy Position






46. Pressure ulcer






47. Systolic pressure(top #)






48. Coma






49. Closed reduction






50. Dyspnea