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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.
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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. A test performed during the Physical Examination in which the hand is evaluated for signs of a possible navicular bone fracture






3. Diabetes mellitus






4. Sinus rhythm






5. Lumbar/sacral spine






6. The presence of diverticula in the colon due to weakness of muscle layers in the colon wall






7. Central venous pressure (aka RAP- right atrial pressure);






8. Diabetic medication






9. Atrial fibrillation






10. Crackling or grating sound - usually of bones






11. Bipolar disorder






12. Intrauterine pregnancy






13. Small red spots on the skin






14. Normal sinus rhythm






15. Condition of being swollen or distended; abnormal fullness






16. Dorsal - or in back of






17.






18. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease






19. Blood thinner






20. Pain control/sedation






21. Atelectasis; collapsed or airless lung






22. In front and to each side of an entity






23. Peripheral vascular disease






24. Pain control/sedation






25. Relating to the armpit






26. A skin layer






27. Removal of foreign matter or dead tissue from a wound






28. Diabetic ketoacidosis






29. Muscle pain






30. Sound due to inflammation of lung lining






31. Liver function tests; includes AST - ALT - total protein - total bilirubin - direct bilirubin - alkaline phosphatase - and calcium (basically - everything in the CMP that's not the BMP tests); used to diagnose liver disease or damage or pancreatitis






32. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator






33. Sublingual






34. Excessive bend in lower (cervical) anterior curve of spine






35. Pus or pus-like






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






37. Dyspnea on exertion






38. Ventricular fibrillation






39. Cerebrospinal fluid






40. Beats per minute






41. Bloody stool






42. Bilateral lower extremities






43. Nostrils






44. Pain medication






45. Narcotic






46. Relating to the palm of the hand






47. Abnormal respiratory sound heard on auscultation






48. Altered mental status; e.g. intoxicated - demented - delusional - unconscious






49. Every hour ('quaque hora')






50. Left lower extremity