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1

Which cranial nerve is affected by trigeminal neuralgia?

V

2

What is proper sterile technique when performing the prep for a split-thickness skin graft?

Donor site first

3

What procedure is performed to correct chronic cerebral ischemia?

Endarterectomy

4

What term refers to an abnormal increase in the number of cells?

Hyperplasia

5

How many mL equal 2 oz?

60mL

6

In which position would a patient be placed to counteract hypervolemia?

Trendelenburg

7

Which level of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs is most applicable to the surgical patient?

Physiological and survival

8

What type of procedure might require a laparoscopy combination drape?

Abdominoperineal Resection

9

Cell destruction by steam sterilization occurs by:

Coagulation of protein

10

How many mL of water is necessary to inflate a 5-mL balloon on the Foley indwelling catheter?

10mL

11

Which type of procedure would require a stent dressing : Neck, Inguinal, Extremity, Abdominal?/

Neck

12

Which of the following hemostatic agents is contraindicated for use in the presence of infection : Topical Thrombin, Oxidized cellulose, Absorbable gelatin, Absorbable collagen?

Absorbable collage

13

Excision of a constricted segment of the aorta with reanastomosis is performed to correct :

Coarctication of the aorta

14

The high ligation of the gonadal veins of the testes performed to reduce venous plexous congestion is called:

Varicocelectomy

15

Trauma which two cranial nerves would result in the loss of smell and vision?

I and II

16

What is performed for a suspected ectopic pregnancy?

Culdocentesis

17

What is a procedure for treatment of glaucoma?

Iridectomy

18

Untreated actue otitis may result in :

Mastoiditis

19

The shared passageway for food and air is the :

Pharynx

20

The structure along the posterior border of the testes is the :

Epididymis

21

The valve between the left atrium and the left ventrical is the :

bicuspid

22

Which characteristic describes and amphiarthrosis?

Slightly movable

23

What is the most abundant ion in the body?

Calcium

24

Which of the following is a method of bacterial survival when environmental conditions are not conducive to growth and viability : Conjugation, Transduction, Spore formation, Genetic mutation?

Spore formation

25

What does the term strike-through mean?

Soaking of moisture from unsterile to sterile layers

26

Which of the following monitoring device would be used within a vessel: ECG lead, Swan Ganz, Pulse Oximeter, Sphygmomanometer?

Swan Ganz

27

The sterile ST should drape a table from :

Front to back

28

What is the purpose of the third lumen in a three-way indwelling Foley catheter?

Instill irrigation fluids

29

Which of the the following hemostatic agents must be applied dry and only handed with dry gloves and instruments: oxycel, avitene, gelfoam, thrombin?

Avitene

30

Which of the following lasers would be contraindicated for us in the posterior chamber of the eye : Argon, Excimer, Ho:YAG, Carbon Dioxide?

Carbon Dioxide