5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Is this the right:
right route of administration?
- a powder, usually premixed with water, that will adsorb some poisons and help prevent them from being absorbed by the body.
- drug that helps to constrict the blood vessels and relax passages of the airway. It may be used to counter a severe allergic reaction.
- prescribed inhaler, nitroglycerin, and epinephrine auto- injector— are drugs that you, as an EMT, may assist the patient in taking if they have been prescribed for the patient by a physician.
- 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.
4 True/False questions
side effects of bronchodilator → Since epinephrine has a potent effect on the heart and vascular system, increased heart rate and blood pressure commonly occur after its administration to the patient.
nitroglycerin → 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.
contraindications → 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.