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1

which of the following use of directional terms is correct?

The foot is distal to the knee

2

which of the following is spelled correctly?

Febrile

coreect spellings:

nosocomial,cystoscopy,neurological

3

The abbreviation for left ear is.

AS

4

An Otoscope is used to:

Inspect the Exterior ear canal

5

This procedure is used to puncture the chest and remove fluid.

Thoracentesis

6

Which of the following is not a Function of the Skeletal system

Synthesis of vitamin D

7

An abnormal increase in total number of white blood cell is called

leukocytosis

8

which of the following suffixes refers to pain?

algia

9

A suffix used to denote a surgical repair is.

Plasty

10

The term alopecia is Synonymous with:

Baldness

11

A nevus in the Antecubial area is a:

mole on the inside of the elbow

12

An inflammation of a Joint is called

arthrities

13

The main function of tho olfactory nerve is

smelling

14

Health is:

Physical, mental and social well-being

15

The correct medical term for hives is:

Urticaria

16

The skin performs all of the following except:

Excretion of nitrogen containg waste

17

The membrane that surrounds the heart is the:

Pericardium

18

A mucous membrane

lines body cavities that open to the outsides

19

The body cavity that contains the intestines is the:

Abodminal

20

Movement of a body part toword the midline of the body is :

Adduction

21

Reye's Syndrome

can flow a viral illinesss in childrean

22

The Vertebrae located in the lower back are the:

Lumbar

23

The bone located in the Posterior of the skull is the

Occipital

24

The peripheral nervous system is composed of how many pairs of spinal nerves

31

25

The pons and medulla make up the

Brainstem

26

The failure of bone marrow to produce red blood cells results in which type of anemia

Aplastic

27

Protrusion of a part of the stomach through the esophageal opening in a diaphragm is a

Hiatal hernia

28

Tympanic membrane

Eardrum

29

Largeest Artery in the body

Aorta

30

Sinoatrial node

pacemaker of the heart

31

An X ray taken to confirm a fracture of the distal forearm would include the

Radius and Ulna

32

Involuntary muscle action involves

muscles of the heart and muscles of the intestines,stomach and other visceral organ

33

right upper quadrant

liver

34

Nerves that stimulates the Diaphragm

Phrenic

35

An abnormal lateral Curvature of the spine

Scoliosis

36

The alpha cells in the pancreas are responsible for the production of

Glucagon

37

Example of social personal space

4 to 12 feet

38

how many permanent teeth does an adult have

32

39

Legally, a physician

may refuse to accept a patient if he or she chooses

40

Professionalism may best be displayed by

staying calm when dealing with angery a patient

41

The patient medical record belongs to

the physician

42

A breast mass is found in a woman's whose mother and sister died of a breast cancer. She cancle her next three follow up appointments.

which defense mechanism is using?

Denial

Is the unconscious avoidance of the reality of a unpleasanty or disturbing situation

43

personality differences are due to

all of the above

----personality is the patern of behavior each person develops as a mean of adopting to a particular environment and its standards

44

Which of the following are characteristics desirable in a medical assistant

all of the above

Adaptability

flexibility

freindliness,compassion, courtesy loyalty and a good attitude all are professionalism characteristics

45

which is not a example of stereotyping?

young childrean react differently to stressful situations

46

To release medical information

the patient must sign a release form

47

Which of the following should be reported to the Health Department?

Hiv

Human Immunodeficiency Virsus

48

A patient complain of sore throat. The provider takes a swab for a throat culture too diagnose and ttreat the complaint

The act is considered:

Implied contract

Implied contract is indicated by action father than words.

49

Which of the following telephone calls should be given immediately to the physician

another physician

50

Maslow's hierarchy of needs to be need to be loved and free from loneliness is

social need

51

If a patient refuse to consent to treatment the medical assistant should

Delay treatment and inform or consult with the physician

52

Enforceable contract contains.

All of the above

53

Blood is

All of the above

54

The opposite of anterior is

posterior

55

Informed consent includes which of the following elements

All of the above

Informed consent must be obtained from the patient when a complex procedure is to be performed.

56

All of the following are reasons for revoking a physician license except:

Providing atypical care

57

The control center of a cell is

nucleus

58

Subcutaneous tissue

All of the above

the subcutaneous tissue is a layer of connective tissue found between the skin and the deep fascia.

59

which of the following is not a bone of the lower extremity

Humerus

60

The muscle in the upper extremity that used as an injection site is the

Deltiod

61

The health information portability and accountability act of 1996 was enacted to regulate all of the following except

setting standards for employees with disabilities

62

Gas exchange in the lungs take place in the

alveoli

63

The liver

all of the above

the liver is the largest gland of the body it main function include production of bile detoxification of toxins and wastes

64

The largest portion of the brain is the

cerebrum

65

There are_______pairs of spinal nerves

31

66

Gustatory receptor are located in the

mouth

67

Insulin:

Decrease blood sugar levels

68

A decrease in the total number of white blood cells is called

Leukopenia

69

The abbreviation meaning immediately

STAT

70

The Physician is legally obligated to report

All of the above

The physician can has a legal duty to report information that may have an effect on the health safely, or walfare of the public.

71

The prefix brady mean

slow

72

The opposite of superfial is

deep

73

A authorizationtion in advance to withdraw artifical life support is:

An advance directive

74

The cell from which a muscle develops is called:

Myoblast

75

Unconsciously avoiding the reality of an unpleasant event is

Denial

76

Tell me more about it is an example of

An open-ended statement

77

Communication with an adolescent patient includes all of the following except

Lecturing

78

Nonverbal communication may be conveyed

All of the above

-Nonverbal communication are messages conveyed without the use of words.

79

Bulimia is

An eating disorder

80

A mammogram is a radiograph of the

Breast

81

A cerebrovascular can also be called

Stroke

82

when interacting with a patient of another ethnic group or culture

nerver allow yourelf to make value judgement

83

A sexually transmitted disease caused by a protozoal infestation

Trichomoniasis

84

Which of the following respriratory disorders is characterized by aloss of lung capacity

Emphysema

85

The type of membrane heat likes cavities of the body that do not open to the outside is

serous

86

Another name for an open fracture is a

compound fracture

87

The patient self determination act which includes health care directives ensure that patients are able

control their own health care decision

88

Fat is the main component of

Adipose tissue

89

The ventray region of the body is described as

anterior

90

This acute infectious skin disease is caused by staphylococci

impetico

91

the surgical removal of the gall bladders is

cholecystectomy

92

The ability to imagine taking the place of the patient and accepting the patient behavior is

Empathy

93

Cofidentiality of the patient medical record is best demonstrated by

leaving records on counters where other patients may see them

94

This type of treatment reduces symptoms of a disease but does not cure the disease

Palliative

95

The following professionals can mangage routine patient care

MDs,DOs,NP and PAs

All of the above

96

When a patient is seen in the medical office which of the following occurs first.

Examination by the provider

97

Which of the followowing is not an example of a patient advocate

Diagnosing the patient

98

Restrictions of confidentiality would apply to which of the following

All of the above

------confidentially restrictions apply to any information documentation in the patients medical information documented in the patient's medical record

99

The legal nature of the doctor patient relationship is

contract

100

In order for the medical office to release medical information to a source

The patient must sign a release form