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1

What tube is inserted through the nasopharynx into the stomach, duodenum or Jejunum

NG: Nasogastric tube

2

What type of tube pass into the duodenum & small intestine by PERISTALSIS

NE: Nasoenteric tube

3

Patient with long term illness requiring FREQUENT IV medications or transfusion will have an Implanted_____

Port

4

Implanted Port are made from which 3 materials

Plastic, Titanium, or stainless steel

5

Can a Radiologic technologist perform suction on a patient?

No, it is not within our practice to perform suctioning.

6

Tracheostomy

Opening into the trachea created surgically to provide a temporary or permanent artificial airway.

7

A chest drainage apparatus should always be placed

Below the level of the Chest

8

When a patient comes in the radiology department with a urinary Foley catheter bag, it is important to

place the drainage bag below the level of the bladder

9

what type of tube is used to feed a patient or conduct gastric suction?

NG: Nasogastric tube

10

What type of tube helps to remove fluid or air from the pleural space?

Chest tube

11

when caring for a tracheostomy patient what is the first rule?

watch for secretions

12

What is another name for a Manual ventilation?

Ambu bag or bagging

13

the tube is passed through the mouth into the trachea and is connected to a ventilator

Endotracheal tube

14

What are the 2 classifications of Mechanical Ventilators and which one is commonly used?

Negative and Positive. Positive pressure is mostly commonly used

15

What unit is used to measure pulse rate?

Beats per minute.

16

Normal blood pressure for an adult is

120/80

17

hypertensive

high BP (blood pressure)

18

hypotensive

low BP

19

Systolic

the blood pressure reading taken during contraction of the ventricles while the blood is in the arteries

20

Diastolic

the blood pressure reading that occurs during Relaxation of the ventricles.

21

A rapid heart rate is know as

tachycardia

22

The condition of a slow heart rate, below 60 bpm is known as

Bradycardia

23

What site produces the most accurate pulse rate?

Apical artery

24

Pyrexia is

Body temperature that is elevated above normal limits

25

What location of the body can you only use the stethoscope to detect a patient pulse?

Apex of the heart

26

What artery can you determine a patient pulse easily by palpation?

Radial

27

What is the Normal avg respiration rate for a healthy adult

15- 20

28

What is the normal avg Pulse rate for an adult

hypothermus

29

What location is the most common, most accurate, and the safest?

Oral Rectal Axillary

30

Avgerage adult temperature is

98.6 degree's F