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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. Hypertension






2. Circumduction






3. Average diastolic blood pressure






4. Factors assessed when patient is dangaling






5. Electronic thermometer






6. Young children need _ calories per day






7. Cataracts






8. Orthopedics






9. Oral thermometer






10. Diastolic pressue(bottom #)






11. Unconciousness






12. Hypoglycemia






13. Phelbitis






14. Hyperglycemia






15. Factors that increase ital signs values






16. Menieres disease






17. Lithotomy Position






18. Pressure ulcer






19. Active exercises






20. 2 types of otitis media






21. Infant resp rate






22. Active assistant exercises






23. Continuous passive motion(cpm)






24. Blood pressure(B/P)






25. Plaster






26. Oral temp






27. Electrocardiograph (EKG)






28. Thrombophlebitis






29. Gestational diabetes






30. Thready pulse






31. Least accurate thermometer probe






32. Bounding pulse






33. Describes strength of pulse






34. Stress






35. Factors that decrease vital sign values






36. Confusion






37. Conditions where oral temp assessment is contradicated






38. Delirium






39. Probes for electronic thermometer






40. Range of motion(ROM)






41. Bradycardia






42. Child pulse rate






43. Insulin dependent(type 1)






44. Inspection






45. Hypothermia






46. Average systolic blood pressure






47. Mouth mirror






48. Glass thermometers






49. Long term complications of paralysis






50. Jaundice