Flashcards in Practice Test #4 Deck (52)
Why is an indwelling Foley catheter placed prior to a hysterectomy?
Avoid injury to bladder
Which of the following is used to stain the cervix for a Schiller's test : Lugol's solution, Indigo carmine, Methylene Blue, Acetic Acid?
What method is used to confirm that items have been exposed to the sterilization process but sterility is not guaranteed?
Which structure, during a total hip arthroplasty, requires intramedullary reaming prior to placement of a prosthesis?
Which of the following is the least restrictive form of credentialing : Certification, Licensure, Registration, Accreditation?
What should be transported to the PACU with a patient who underwent a thyroidectomy?
Which organelle is responsible for packaging of proteins?
Which of the following is a primary postoperative complication of carotid endartectomy : failure of graft, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, stroke?
Which method of sterilization requires an aeration cycle?
Elevated IOP in a glaucoma patient is a result of excess :
The large artery to arises from the left side of the aortic arch and descends into the arm is the :
What is the name for a dorsally angulated fracture of the distal radius?
Which ligament is transected during surgery for De Quervain's Disease?
What approach is used for the removal of a small acoustic neuroma that is located in the internal auditory canal?
What drug is used to treat hypotension and shock?
The agent used to expand blood plasma volume is :
Which of the following agents should not be used to disinfect endoscopes : Distilled water, glutaraldehyde, enzymatic solution, isopropyl alcohol?
What term refers to cell "drinking"?
Which type of fire extinguisher should be available when using a laser?
What is the major side effects of thrombolytics?
If a sterile glove becomes contaminated during a procedure, what action should the ST take?
Circ pulls off glove; ST is regloved by another sterile team member
What is the proper procedure for removing a laparotomy drape?
ST holds dressing in place; rolls drape head to feet
Gerota's fascia is located:
Around the kidney
What is the purpose of maintaining 20 - 60% relative humidity in the OR?
Decrease static electricity
What is the technical term for robotic arms?
Vitamins A, D, E, and K are absorbed in the :
Which of the following vessels is harvested during a CABG : Azygous vein, internal mammary artery, popliteal vein, left axillary artery?
Internal mammary artery
Which type of laser is used to remove polymethacrylate from a cemented joint implant during a revision arthroplasty?
In large abdominal wounds that require frequent dressing changes, which of the following will minimize the skin break-down?