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1

This involves making excuses for unacceptable feelings

Rationalization

2

Indivividual attributes unacaptable feelings and thoughts to others

Projection

3

Involves avoiding awareness of external reality

Denial

4

This is a mature defense mechanism involving the concious choice not to dwell on something

Suppression.

Mature defense

5

Transforming a not ok thought into it's opposite

Reaction formation

6

When may someone enter hospice

Prognosis under 6 months

7

What is the bias if a searcher decides to ignore data from samples who drop out

Selection bias

8

This is the bias when people in a group are treated in an unequal manner

Procedure bias

9

This bias is when a sample of people are not reflective of the population

sampling bias

10

What study generates a relative risk

Cohort

11

What are appropriate miles stones of a two year old

Build 6 blocks
Kick a ball
play next to a child

12

What study will best tell you the number needed to treat

RCT

13

RANDOM BUT what is a scary scary outcome of tricyclic antidepresents

tordes de pointes

14

Can a jehovah witness refuse a blood transfusion for their children

NO

15

What's more "important" to listen to
A POA or a living will

POA, can even suspend a living will

16

What is the purpose of good samaritan law

Helps provider avoid consent issues in an emergency (unless the patient is able to refuse care safely)

Provided you use standard of care, you can not be sued

Does not free you from legal action if you mess up

Provider may NOT receive any compensation