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1

Which of these is the most common cause of serious injury?

Motor Vehicle Accident

2

Which of these is an aspect of tertiary prevention?

Rehabilitation

3

High intake of which of these substances is most likely to lead to metabolic syndrome?

Fructose

4

Exposure to excess heat is most detriment to a patient who has ______.

Multiple Sclerosis

5

Vegans who exclude all animal products need to be counseled on alternate sources of _____.

Calcium

6

Exposure to which of these substances is the most prevalent source of environmental disease among children in the US?

Lead

7

Which of these is the most common type of workplace injury?

Sprain / Strain

8

Cognitive behavioral therapy is based on the belief that _____ affect physiology?

Thoughts

9

According to Healthy People 2020, which mental illness is the leading cause of disability?

Major Depression

10

Which agency is responsible for assembling safety of medical devices?

FDA

11

Which of these is the leading source of air pollutants?

Transportation industry

12

Which chemical causes precipitation during water purification?

Aluminum sulfate

13

Aggregation of colloidal particles occurs during the _____ phase of water purification.

Flocculation or Coagulation

14

According to Healthy People 2020 which of the following is most important?

Advise your patient to quit smoking

15

Which of the following is not part of Healthy People 2020?

Reduce pregnancies

16

Which of the following trace minerals is most likely to be decreased in the elderly?

Zinc

17

What is the reason the amount of nitrates were lowered in lunchmeats?

Carcinogenic

18

Which of the following vitamins is deficient in a vegetarian?

B-12

19

What is the most common cause of death in the elderly?

Heart Disease

20

Which government agency is responsible for services to low income people?

State

21

Which of the following is an occupation hazard for skin cancer?

Farmer

22

Which of the following is a cause of lung disease in a person working in the cotton textile industry?

Byssinosis

23

Which of the following is a known carcinogen in the work force?

Asbestosis

24

Where do most injuries occur?

Home

25

In what stage of the water purification process is the most anaerobic bacterium?

Sludge digestion

26

Excessive chlorination is most likely to cause calcium by what agent?

Chloramines

27

Which of the following is a cause of lung disease in a patient working in the sand blasting industry?

Silicosis

28

The most common injury that keeps people from work ____.

Musculoskeletal problems

29

Which organization sets the rules for the use of x-ray equipment in the Chiropractors' office?

FDA

30

Which of the following is the leading cause of death for people over the age of 80?

Heart Disease

31

What is the number one cause of death in the United States?

Heart Disease

32

What is added to the water purification process to take out particles?

Aluminum Sulfate

33

____ is the cause of acid rain.

Sulfur Dioxide and Nitrogen Oxide

34

Depletion of the ozone layer causes which of the following health conditions?

Skin Cancer

35

Which of the following is present following acid rain?

Sulfuric Acid

36

Which of the following is the most common air pollutant?

Carbon Monoxide

37

Which of the following substances contributes most to the greenhouse effect?

Carbon Dioxide

38

Excessive use or ingestion of fluoride leads to ____.

Discoloration of teeth

39

Which of the following is NOT an example of primary prevention?

Health Screening

40

Which of the following methods should be utilized to prevent the onset of an illness?

Primary Intervention

41

If a patient not only wants to maintain their health, but improve their health, they are a candidate for ____.

Wellness Care Plan

42

Which of the following is the most preventable factor in the US that leads to disease?

Smoking

43

The most common cause of unintentional deaths among adult males in the United States is from _____.

MVA's (Motor Vehicle Accidents)

44

Which of following is the most common radionucleotide substance in drinking water?

Bromine

45

Which of the following is not a goal of Healthy People 2020?

Social Interaction

46

The food and drug administration does not regulate ____?

Meat

47

Other than smoking what is the main cause of lung cancer?

Radon Exposure

48

Who has the best Fiance in the whole entire world?

I DO!! (That has two meanings)

49

What is the most common fatality in the agricultural workplace?

Tractor Roll Over

50

Which of the following is the second preventable factor that leads to disease?

Smoking

51

Which of the following is the most costly work related injury/illness?

Musculoskeletal

52

Which of the following age ranges of people is most likely to incur a fatal injury due to a car accident?

15-20

53

Solid particles are removed from the water during which stage of water purification?

Agglutination

54

____% of injuries are due to violence?

10

55

The accumulation of smog consists mostly of ____.

Nitrogen dioxide

56

Which of the following best represents the amount of moderate exercise adults should get on a weekly basis?

150 minutes

57

____ is responsible for degrading the ozone layer?

Chloroflurocarbons

58

Which of the following professions is least likely to be exposed to lead poisoning during their lifetime?

Water treatment workers

59

Which of these is the most widely used psychoactive drug in the U.S?

Alcohol

60

Which of the following age ranges of people is most likely to incur a fatal injury?

Over 35 years of age

61

Which of the following ingredients in publicly treated water is most likely to cause cancer?

Fluoride

62

In which location in the world is the incidence of new smokers the highest?

Developing countries

63

Which of the following is the best explanation of wellness care?

Holistic, proactive, and preventable

64

Which of the following organizations is considered to be a quasi-governmental agency?

Red Cross

65

Which of the following agencies wrote about the blood borne pathogens to protect health care workers?

OSHA

66

Which of the following is the least likely way for the elderly to get injured?

Sports

67

Which of the following is not part of the water purification process?

Toxic material pre-screening

68

Which of the following is a cause of lung disease in a person working in the granite industry?

Silicosis

69

What is the LEAST likely fatal injury to occur in the adult population?

Firearms

70

Which of the following organization pays for the majority of medical research conducted in the United States?

National Institutes of Health

71

What is the least likely way of being injured in the home?

Drowning