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A cause of a pt that is on prolong use of antibiotics drugs

Ototoxicity(mycin drugs)

2

Why would you warm solution before giving it

Prevent vertigo/ dizziness

3

A pt with glaucoma and taking (beta blocker) timolol/ timoptic caution breathing problems/ bronchi spasms can cause

Tachycardia
Wheezes

4

A pt presents with a head cold, ear pain, and drainage might have

Acute otitis media
Infection in the middle ear

5

What's a side affect from aspirin

Tinnitus

6

A 75 year pt complaining after cleaning up that he wants to watch tv but can't hear it. This may be due to

Impacted(dry) cerumen

7

Caloric test (place cold or hot water in ear) what happens

Nystagmus

8

How to apply ointment in the eye

Inner -outer canthus
Do not touch applicator to eye

9

A pt that has macular degeneration where would you stand

On side of them

10

When you examine a pt ear and it is painful to touch what might be the cause

Auditory Canal inflammation
Mastoiditis

11

When a pt bend to lift objects and complain of dizziness and nausea this is what cause

Labyrinthitis, inflammation involving the vestibular portion of the labyrinth in the inner ear
Semi circle canal

12

What is Astigmatism

Curvature of the cornea causes blurred vision

13

Rapid onset, decrease vision, halos around light is

Narrow/ closed angle
Acute glaucoma

14

Myopia

Nearsighted

15

Med that causes constriction of pupil

Miotic

16

Cleaning and chemical get into your eye what do you do

Flush the eye

17

If a pt is legally blind what will you do

Difficulty seeing so assess their ability to see what they can already do

18

S/s labyrinthitis

sensorineural hearing loss in the affected ear,
tinnitus,
severe dizziness with nausea and vomiting
nystagmus
Anorexia

19

How to perform a Weber test

Strike tuning fork with palm of hand place on head or forehead

20

Test use to assess for vision

Snellen test

21

How to check eye for scratch on cornea

Fluorescein dye

22

How to measure IOP

pneumotonometer
Tonometer
Tono pen

23

What kind of care would you do for Meiners disease

Low sodium
Restrict fluids
Diuretics
Decrease edema

24

The otoscope is used to examine

External ear

25

When a old person hold a paper at a distance to read they have

Presbyopia

26

What's intervention for keratitis

Artificial tears
Cold compress

27

Pt has an object coming out of eye what would you do

Patch both eyes

28

Early sign of retinal detachment

Flashing lights

29

Surgery for glaucoma is to rid

Aqueous humor

30

How to assess for macular degeneration

Amsler grid / central vision

31

A pt with meniers tell them to avoid

Sudden movement of head and eye

32

Classic sign of cataracts

Cloudy vision
Photophobia
Diplopia
Decreased color perception
No pain
No sudden vision lost

33

What body diseases can cause eye problem

HTN
DM
Hyperthyroidism

34

On the snellen chart which numbers represent the pt and you

The top number is the pt 20
Bottom number is me /200

35

After applying drops you should do what

Apply pressure to inner canthus for 1 min

36

Pt just had eye surgery On both eyes and have to ambulate to restroom what would you do

Stand on side and let pt hold you

37

Hordeolum/ STY intervention

Warm moist compress

38

Pink eye

Conjunctivitis
Acute catarrhal

39

After eye surgery a pt sneezing, vomiting can cause

IOP

40

What are some intervention that can help with refractive errors

Glasses

41

What do glaucoma pt complain of

Halos around lights

42

Which med does open angle glaucoma not use

Mydriatics they dilate

43

With otitis media an pt didn't get better what surgery is performed

Myringotomy
Tympanoplasty

44

Medical emergency

Angle closure/ acute glaucoma (closed angle)

45

What is Endotropic

Inverted Eye lid turn inward

46

Ectotropic

Eye lid turn outward

47

Older person with hearing problem

Presbycusis

48

Open angle glaucoma is chronic or acute?

Chronic 30-50 IOP

49

Closed angle is chronic or acute

Acute 50-70 IOP medical emergency