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1

Physical Findings in bacterial Pneumonia would included with the lung exam:

+ egophony
+ bronchophony

2

Tour Diagnosis is GERD what lead to to believe this.

Tight pants
cough

3

What would be the most appropriate test in the diagnosis of Asthma.

Bronchial Provacation

4

Your pt. presents with a fever, productive cough, malaise,
you suspect pneumonia. What organism would do you suspect.

Streptococcus pneumonia

5

Most common organism causing CAP

Streptococcus Pnewmonia

6

Acute cough last

less than 8 weeks

7

#1 cause of coughing in non smokers is

post nasal drip

8

Cobble stoning of the pharyngeal mucosa is seen in

post nasal drip

9

Chronic cough last longer than

8 weeks

10

Top 3 reasons for pediatric cough is

1. URI
2. Allergic rhinitis
3. Asthma

11

Most important way to determine the cause of a cough is the

history

12

#1 risk for cough is

smoking

13

Most common virus URI

Rhino virus

14

Most common cold virus can last on hard surfaces for

3 hrs on hard surface

15

Most common way to spread a virus

hand shake

16

Incubation Of a URI

1-3 days

17

Most common s/s of URI

1. nasal discharge
2. sneezing
3. cough

18

Physical findings of URI Lungs are

Normal (clear)

19

Do you do a diagnostic test commonly for a URI

No only for red or purulent phynageal area.

20

Which throat culture is performed for a suspect infection with a URI

Strep/Monospot

21

Strep Score or 0-1 is

r/o infection

22

Strep score of 1-3

order rapid strep and treat

23

Strep score of 4-5

probable strep / treat

24

Which pathogen causes Pertussis

Bordetella Pertussis

25

Major symptom of pertussis is

prolonged cough

26

Gold standard in the diagnosis of pertussis is

Swap with the isolation of B/Pertussis

27

Does acute bronchitis need antibiotics

No

28

Typical bacterial pathogen for acute bronchitis

Streptococcus Pneumonie

29

What type of presentation would you expect to find with Acute bronchitis

Acute dry cough w/wo sputum

30

What would you expect the lung exam be with acute bronchitis?

Course rhonchi
Scattered crackles
bronchial secretions

31

On a chest xray what would you see with acute bronchitis

No signs of infiltrate

32

Pneumonia is

acute inflammation of the terminal airways, due to infection

33

Pneumonia is caused by

aspiration
aerolization
homogenous spred

34

Risk factors for CAP

LOC
RR>30
B/P 30

35

PORT score of 3 pt. should be treated

IP/or OP

36

PORT score of 5 pt. should be treat

IP ICU

37

PORT score of >3pt should be

Placed in the hospital

38

CAP begins

with in 48 hrs of admission

39

CAP on an Xray shows

Acute infiltrate

40

CAP with auscultation of the lungs you expect

localized rails
altered breath sounds

41

Most common pathogens seen with CAP

Strep Pneumonia

42

Hospital acquired Pneumonia starts

48 hrs after admission

43

Expect to see the pt. presentation with HAP

Fever
cough

44

Which pathogen is seen with HAP

Pseudomonas

45

Chest xray with HAP

New or progressive paranchymymal infiltrate