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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. A throat swab test for strep throat






2. Removal of one or both breasts






3. Relating to the sole of the foot






4. Prescription






5. Therapeutic abortion (D&C)






6. Topical antibiotic






7. Test for blood type - compatibility with donor blood; reserves units of blood for the patient






8. Full range of motion






9. Tenderness in the RLQ of the abdomen; may indicate appendicitis


10. After meals ('post cibum')






11. B-type natriuretic peptide; a protein excreted by overworked left ventricular muscle cells; elevated levels are markers for CHF and other cardiovascular events






12. Ventricular fibrillation






13. Ear wax






14. An irregular rhythm - usually of the heartbeat






15. Transparent layer over the eyeball






16. Inflammation of the stomach lining






17. Temporomandibular joint






18. CBC + differential






19. Partial thromboplastin time; a coagulation test for certain clotting factors






20. Anti-reflux






21. In front and to each side of an entity






22. B-type natriuretic peptide; a protein excreted by overworked left ventricular muscle cells; elevated levels are markers for CHF and other cardiovascular events






23. Pale skin






24. NSAID/muscle relaxant






25. Right lower quadrant of abdomen






26. No acute distress - or no acute disease






27. Inflammation of kidney substance and pelvis






28. A cardiac enzyme; used to diagnose MI or other heart damage






29. Gravid; number of total pregnancies; ex: G4






30. Deep vein thrombosis






31. Medical resonance imaging






32. Sublingual






33. Percutaneous intravenous central catheter line; used for prolonged IV treatment






34. Double vision






35. Beats per minute






36. Deep vein thrombosis






37. A device used to deliver supplemental oxygen to a patient






38. Cerebrospinal fluid






39. Non-specific bowel gas pattern






40. Arterial blood gas; test often used to check for abnormal functioning of the lungs or kidneys; often used to r/o hypoxia - acidosis - alkalosis - or PE; only record pH - pO2 and pCO2






41. Excessive urination; common with DM patients






42. Painful menstruation






43. Extremity sonogram






44. Obstruction of blood vessel by clot or foreign body






45. A test performed during the Physical Exam in which a patient is asked to stand up and bounce down hard on their heels; pain indicates an intra-abdominal issue






46. Aorta






47. Pre-ventricular contraction






48. Intensive care unit






49. In front and to each side of an entity






50. Suicidal ideations