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1

What is one word to describe Sylvia

Weird

2

Purpose of IV placement for peds patients

Better circulation

3

Primary CI for LP

Increased ICP

4

LP results: high RBCs in first tube but none in last tube, normal glucose protein. Dx?

Traumatic LP

5

Gold standard for placement of NG tube

Abdominal film

6

What should you do if are bumped in the OR and are unsure if it was a sterile or unsterile scrub nurse?

Leave OR, rescrub, regown

7

Smallest gauge for adults for delivering of blood products

22

8

Absolute CI for urinary catheter

Blood in urethral meatus

9

CI to NG tube

Maxillary fracture

10

When performing an initial US scan, what view should you use?

Transverse

11

What is the best way to tell the difference between artery and vein during US IV placement?

Veins are COMPRESSIBLE

12

When do you inflate the balloon cath?

When urine is in the tube

13

Ideal neck position for NG tube placement?

Neck flexed forward chin to chest

14

What kind of catheter do you use in male with hx of false passage on catheterization?

Coude

15

Most effective tx for post LP HA for 36h

Blood patch

16

Preferred IO placement for children

Proximal tibia

17

What is a catheter embolism?

When the distal end of the cath is sheared off by beveled end of the needle

18

Absolute contraindication to IO

Hardware in leg

19

Best veins for venipuncture

Median cubital > cephalic > basilic

20

MC way blood borne exposure occurs

Needle stick

21

What do fluid and dense tissue look like on US

Fluid dark
Dense tissue is bright

22

Complication of IO cath that is less common when peripheral IV lines are placed?

Compartment syndrome

23

M/c complication of venipuncture

Hemorrhage/hematoma at site

24

Where is a sterile to put your hands during surgery

Chest

25

When performing venipuncture, when do you remove the tourniquet?

After container is filled but before you remove needle

26

What disease is LP used for therapeutically?

Hydrocephalus