5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a drug that helps to dilate the coronary vessels that supply the heart muscle with blood.
- drug that helps to constrict the blood vessels and relax passages of the airway. It may be used to counter a severe allergic reaction.
- Most often patients with diseases like asthma, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis carry a " bronchodilator," a medication designed to enlarge constricted bronchial tubes, making breathing easier.
- Is this the right:
right route of administration?
- As an EMT, you will carry activated charcoal, oral glucose, and oxygen on the ambu-lance.
4 True/False Questions
side effects of bronchodilator → Since many bronchodilators also have an effect on the heart, an increased heart rate and patient jitteriness are common side effects of treatment.
indications → specific signs or circumstances under which it is appropriate to administer a drug to a patient.
routes of administration? → specific signs or circumstances under which it is not appropriate and may be harmful to administer a drug to a patient.
oxygen → a gas commonly found in the atmosphere. Pure oxygen is used as a drug to treat any patient whose medical or traumatic condition may cause him to be hypoxic, or low in oxygen.