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EMT Chapter 7 A&P
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical postion
Supine
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
The function of the body and its parts
Anatomy
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
Physiology
The function of the body and its parts
100 terms
EMT-P #2
A physician orders 1000 mg of a drug;…
A cardiac patient is receiving an IV v…
The correct gauge needle length for ad…
Intramuscular and subcutaneous injecti…
2 ml
10 ml
25 gauge; 5/8 inch
cold, clammy and pale, with poor capillary refill
A physician orders 1000 mg of a drug;…
2 ml
A cardiac patient is receiving an IV v…
10 ml
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EMT-P #3
When CPR is being performed on a child…
In placing the hands on a patient's st…
You are performing two-rescuer CPR on…
Which one of the following statements…
100/min
hold the fingers outward and slightly away from the chest wall
stop compressions and place the child in the recovery position
quick jabs and sudden jerking movement should be avoided when…
When CPR is being performed on a child…
100/min
In placing the hands on a patient's st…
hold the fingers outward and slightly away from the chest wall
97 terms
EMT Chapter 7 A&P
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical postion
Supine
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
The function of the body and its parts
Anatomy
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
Physiology
The function of the body and its parts
97 terms
EMT Chapter 7 A&P
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical postion
Supine
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
The function of the body and its parts
Anatomy
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
Physiology
The function of the body and its parts
62 terms
EMT- P # 4
The duties and skills paramedics are a…
When dealing with a hostile patient, y…
One way to build trust and rapport wit…
Saying "Don't worry, everything will b…
scope of practice
be sure you have a clear path to the nearest exit
use a professional but compassionate tone
providing false reassurance
The duties and skills paramedics are a…
scope of practice
When dealing with a hostile patient, y…
be sure you have a clear path to the nearest exit
76 terms
EMT- P # 5
Two life-threatening complications whi…
A woman has slipped on the ice-covered…
When treating a patient with a brain i…
When a patient is being secured to a s…
inadequate breathing effort and neurogenic shock
bend the patient's head forward to move the tongue away from…
mental status
torso
Two life-threatening complications whi…
inadequate breathing effort and neurogenic shock
A woman has slipped on the ice-covered…
bend the patient's head forward to move the tongue away from…
187 terms
EMT-P MC #5
A drug with predominantly alpha effect…
Catecholamines are: ... a) sympathomimet…
Ecchymosis over the mastoid bone is ca…
Which injuries have the lowest priorit…
A
A
C
D
A drug with predominantly alpha effect…
A
Catecholamines are: ... a) sympathomimet…
A
70 terms
EMT-P MC #6
Which of the following vital signs are…
You arrive at the scene just as a 22 Y…
Continuing with the scenario in the pr…
Continuing with the scenario above: if…
d
a
b
b
Which of the following vital signs are…
d
You arrive at the scene just as a 22 Y…
a
44 terms
EMT-P MC #4
What response is seen with Cushings sy…
Which of the following is an emetic?…
100 mls of 2% Lidocaine contains how m…
A 30 y/o female has just taken 100 tab…
A
B
B
C
What response is seen with Cushings sy…
A
Which of the following is an emetic?…
B
44 terms
EMT-P MC#2
Bleeding in the third trimester of pre…
A 35 y/o woman on bedrest got up and s…
Which drug is used as both an anti-arr…
A radio's squelch should be adjusted:…
B
A
B
C
Bleeding in the third trimester of pre…
B
A 35 y/o woman on bedrest got up and s…
A
44 terms
EMT-P MC #3
The death which occurs at the moment t…
The proper rate for rescue breathing f…
The rescuer's initial ventilation of a…
Your 27 y/o female patient is complain…
B
C
C
D
The death which occurs at the moment t…
B
The proper rate for rescue breathing f…
C
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EMT-P MC#7
A detailed physical examination can be…
The prehospital care report should doc…
Confidentiality of a patient's prehosp…
Who can be held responsible if poor pr…
D
B
C
D
A detailed physical examination can be…
D
The prehospital care report should doc…
B
37 terms
EMT ChaP 17
endocrine hormones
hormone
Diabetes
glucose
The ____ system is a complex message and control system that…
A ___ is a chemical substance produced by a gland that has sp…
___ is a common disease, affecting about 7% of the population.
Diabetes is a metabolic disorder that involves abnormalities…
endocrine hormones
The ____ system is a complex message and control system that…
hormone
A ___ is a chemical substance produced by a gland that has sp…
37 terms
EMT ChaP 13
Dyspnea
oxygen carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
oxygen
______ is a common complaint that may be caused by numerous m…
Lung disorders has the ability to interfere with the exchange…
Patients with long standing lung diseases often have chronica…
giving too much ___ to them may depress or stop respirations…
Dyspnea
______ is a common complaint that may be caused by numerous m…
oxygen carbon dioxide
Lung disorders has the ability to interfere with the exchange…
14 terms
EMT A&P Items
digestive system
skeletal system
respiratory system
circulatory system
breaks down food into substances our body can use
protects the delicate organs in our body
takes air into and removes air out of our body
made up of parts that help move substances to all parts of ou…
digestive system
breaks down food into substances our body can use
skeletal system
protects the delicate organs in our body
17 terms
P-EMT section 4
Which of the following statements rega…
if a particular treatment is in an "in…
Norepinepherine increases the blood pr…
if it is reasonable to administer a pa…
Phenergan is contraindicated for patients with asthma
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
Stimulating alpha receptors
2a
Which of the following statements rega…
Phenergan is contraindicated for patients with asthma
if a particular treatment is in an "in…
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
149 terms
A & P: EMT Basic
Midline
Medial
Lateral
Bilateral
An imaginary line drawn down the center of the body, dividing…
Toward the midline of the body
To the side, away form the midline of the body
On both sides
Midline
An imaginary line drawn down the center of the body, dividing…
Medial
Toward the midline of the body
85 terms
EMT GLOSSARY ( P )
Pacemaker
Palmar
Palmar reflex
Palpation
A device implanted under the skin with wires implanted into t…
Referring to the palm of the hand
When you place your finger in an infant's palm, he will grasp…
Touching or feeling. A pulse or blood pressure may be palpate…
Pacemaker
A device implanted under the skin with wires implanted into t…
Palmar
Referring to the palm of the hand
49 terms
EMT-P Airway
A drop in blood pressure of greater th…
Fine bubbling sound heard on inspiration
Peak Flow Measures?
Portable suction device generates a fl…
Pulsus Paradoxus
Rales (Crackles)
respiratory efficacy during forced expiration
30
A drop in blood pressure of greater th…
Pulsus Paradoxus
Fine bubbling sound heard on inspiration
Rales (Crackles)
9 terms
EMT-P 203 Module 4
Describe the 4 uses for PCRs.
List Characteristics of a well-written…
What is the calculation for converting…
What is the calculation for converting…
1. Medical... 2. Administrative... 3. Legal... 4. Research
Appropriate medical terminology, correct Abbr./acronyms, accu…
C = (F-32) / 1.8
F= (C X 1.8) + 32
Describe the 4 uses for PCRs.
1. Medical... 2. Administrative... 3. Legal... 4. Research
List Characteristics of a well-written…
Appropriate medical terminology, correct Abbr./acronyms, accu…
73 terms
EMT-Terms P
pallor
palpitation
palsy
pancreas
very pale skin
a sensation of heart fluttering or irregularity caused by dys…
paralysis
an organ of the digestive system that secretes insulin and di…
pallor
very pale skin
palpitation
a sensation of heart fluttering or irregularity caused by dys…
127 terms
EMT A&P
Skull
Cranium
Mandible
Maxillae
The bony structure of the head
The top, back, and sides of the skull
The lower jaw-bone
The two fused bones forming the upper jaw
Skull
The bony structure of the head
Cranium
The top, back, and sides of the skull
15 terms
A&P tissues EMT
Epithelial tissue
Simple squamous
Stratified squamous
Simple cuboidal
Lines body and cavities... Avascular... Adheres firmly to connectiv…
Lines blood vessels... Permits base exchange
Outer layer of skin, mouth, and vagina... Gives protection
Lines kidneys, tubules, and glands... Secretes/reabsorbes H2O an…
Epithelial tissue
Lines body and cavities... Avascular... Adheres firmly to connectiv…
Simple squamous
Lines blood vessels... Permits base exchange
229 terms
emt p test
What are the hair-like structures in t…
You are transporting a patient with a…
You are on scene with a patient who wa…
The curare cleft is a phenomenon seen…
Cilia
10 breathes/minute
30 mmHg to 40 mmHg
Diaphragm
What are the hair-like structures in t…
Cilia
You are transporting a patient with a…
10 breathes/minute
14 terms
PCC EMT A&P
Abdominal quadrant
Acetabulum
Acromioclavicular joint
Acromion Process
Four divisions of the abdomen used to pinpoint location of pa…
Pelvic socket into which the ball of the proximal end of the…
Joint where the acromion and the clavicle meet
Highest portion of the shoulder
Abdominal quadrant
Four divisions of the abdomen used to pinpoint location of pa…
Acetabulum
Pelvic socket into which the ball of the proximal end of the…
164 terms
EMT A&P
supine position
prone position
lateral recumbent position
Fowler's position
Lying on the back
Lying face down
lying on the side
Posture assumed by patient when head of bed is raised 45 to 6…
supine position
Lying on the back
prone position
Lying face down
97 terms
EMT Chapter 7 A&P
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical postion
Supine
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
The function of the body and its parts
Anatomy
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
Physiology
The function of the body and its parts
55 terms
EMT - A&P (6)
When oxygen is used to break down gluc…
Bones are connected to bones by:
The kidneys filter out a waste product…
The spinal column is made up of:
aerobic
ligaments
urea
vertebrae (33)
When oxygen is used to break down gluc…
aerobic
Bones are connected to bones by:
ligaments
125 terms
EMT-P Pathophyz 2
determining the etiology of the diseas…
organs
organelles
nucleus
what is the best way paramedics can determine a reasonable ap…
made up of various types of tissues
found in the cells cytoplasm, they operate in a cooperative a…
part of the cell that contains RNA, chromatin, and nucleoli
determining the etiology of the diseas…
what is the best way paramedics can determine a reasonable ap…
organs
made up of various types of tissues
97 terms
EMT Chapter 7 A&P
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical postion
Supine
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
The function of the body and its parts
Anatomy
The structure of the body and the relationships of its parts…
Physiology
The function of the body and its parts
25 terms
Drug Card EMT-P
Aminophylline Dose
Aminophylline Indications
Aminophylline Contraindications
Aminophylline Side Effects
5-6 mg/kg IV infused over 30 mins. Dilute 250-500 mg in 50-10…
Acute Bronchospasm, bronchial asthma, COPD refractory to fron…
Cardiac Arrhythmias, active peptic ulcer disease, seizure dis…
Anxiety, Headache, seizures, tremors, palpitations, sinus tac…
Aminophylline Dose
5-6 mg/kg IV infused over 30 mins. Dilute 250-500 mg in 50-10…
Aminophylline Indications
Acute Bronchospasm, bronchial asthma, COPD refractory to fron…
48 terms
EMT A&P ch2
Anatomical position
Supine position
Prone position
Trendelenburg position
human standing erect, facing forward, with feet parallel and…
patient is lying face upward, on the back
patient is laying face down, on the stomach
head of the bed is lower than the patient's feet
Anatomical position
human standing erect, facing forward, with feet parallel and…
Supine position
patient is lying face upward, on the back
94 terms
EMT-P Pharmacology, NECC
Nicardipine
Nicardipine (Cardene)
Clopidogrel
Clopidogrel (plavix)
C: CCB ... A: Relaxes smooth muscles, Reduces PVR. ... I: HTN EMERG…
R: IV, IO, SL ... A.D: 5mg/hr, can titrate to 15mg/hr... P.D: 0.5 M…
T: Plavix... C: Anti-platelet agent... A: Irreversibly inhibits ATP…
R: PO... AD: 300MG... PD: N/A
Nicardipine
C: CCB ... A: Relaxes smooth muscles, Reduces PVR. ... I: HTN EMERG…
Nicardipine (Cardene)
R: IV, IO, SL ... A.D: 5mg/hr, can titrate to 15mg/hr... P.D: 0.5 M…
17 terms
EMT-P Pediatric Dosages
Midazolam
Ibuprofen
Acetaminophen
Ketorolac
0.1-0.2 mg/kg IV/IO max 5 mg... 0.2 mg/kg IN max 2 mg
10 mg/kg PO max 800 mg
15 mg/kg PO max 1000 mg
0.5 mg/kg IV/IO/IM max 30 mg
Midazolam
0.1-0.2 mg/kg IV/IO max 5 mg... 0.2 mg/kg IN max 2 mg
Ibuprofen
10 mg/kg PO max 800 mg
82 terms
EMT A&P ch1
Anatomy
Microscopic Anatomy
Gross Anatomy
Physiology
The study of internal and external structures of plants, anim…
The study of structures that can be seen and examined only wi…
The study of structures visible to the unaided or naked eye
The function and processes of the various structures that mak…
Anatomy
The study of internal and external structures of plants, anim…
Microscopic Anatomy
The study of structures that can be seen and examined only wi…
141 terms
EMT Ch. 6 (A&P)
anatomy
physiology
thyroid cartilage
musculoskeletal system
the study of body structure
the study of body function
the wing-shaped plate of cartilage that sits anterior to the…
the system of bones and skeletal muscles that support and pro…
anatomy
the study of body structure
physiology
the study of body function
17 terms
EMT-P Exam Secrets
Trendelenburg's Position
Shock Recovery Position
Flexion
Extension
The body is laid flat on the back (supine position) with the…
Feet and legs higher than the heart. Encourages blood flow ba…
Bending, most often ventrally to decrease the angle between t…
Straightening, or increasing the angle between two parts of t…
Trendelenburg's Position
The body is laid flat on the back (supine position) with the…
Shock Recovery Position
Feet and legs higher than the heart. Encourages blood flow ba…
70 terms
EMT-P MC #6
Which of the following vital signs are…
You arrive at the scene just as a 22 Y…
Continuing with the scenario in the pr…
Continuing with the scenario above: if…
d
a
b
b
Which of the following vital signs are…
d
You arrive at the scene just as a 22 Y…
a
13 terms
EMT Chapter 5 p1
Abdominal quadrants
Acetabulum
Acromioclavicular joint
Acromion process
Four divisions of the abdomen
The pelvic socket into which the ball fits to form the hip jo…
The joint where the acromion and clavicle meet
The highest portion of the shoulder
Abdominal quadrants
Four divisions of the abdomen
Acetabulum
The pelvic socket into which the ball fits to form the hip jo…
220 terms
EMT P A&P CHAPT 1-8
homeostasis
lymphatic system
endocrine system
skeletal
The maintenance of a relatively constant internal environment…
the lungs are to the respiratory system as the spleen is to t…
the pituitary and thyroid glands are components of the:
support, protection of soft tissue, mineral storage, and bloo…
homeostasis
The maintenance of a relatively constant internal environment…
lymphatic system
the lungs are to the respiratory system as the spleen is to t…
35 terms
EMT Chapter 5 (p-r)
Palmar
Pancreas
Parasympathetic nervous system
Parietal regions
The forward facing part of the hand in the anatomic position
A flat solid organ that lies below the live and yhe stimach.…
A subdivision of the autonomic nervous system involved in con…
The areas between the temporal and the occupation regions of…
Palmar
The forward facing part of the hand in the anatomic position
Pancreas
A flat solid organ that lies below the live and yhe stimach.…
28 terms
EMT Chapter 5 p3
Dermis
Diastolic blood pressure
Endocrine system
Epinephrine
The inner layer of the skin
The pressure in the arteries when the left ventricle is refil…
System of glands that produces hormone
A hormone that dialates respiratory passages and is used to r…
Dermis
The inner layer of the skin
Diastolic blood pressure
The pressure in the arteries when the left ventricle is refil…
12 terms
EMT 151 A&P Functions
Musculoskeletal
Respiratory
Cardiovascular
Blood
Skeleton supports and protects the body, forms blood cells, a…
Obtains oxygen and removes carbon dioxide from the body
Pumps blood throughout the entire body to transport nutrients…
Transports oxygen, protects against pathogens, and promotes c…
Musculoskeletal
Skeleton supports and protects the body, forms blood cells, a…
Respiratory
Obtains oxygen and removes carbon dioxide from the body
12 terms
EMT 151 A&P Structures
Musculoskeletal
Respiratory
Cardiovascular
Blood
Bones, joints, muscles
Nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx's, trachea,tbronchial tubes, lu…
Heart, arteries, veins
Plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets
Musculoskeletal
Bones, joints, muscles
Respiratory
Nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx's, trachea,tbronchial tubes, lu…
23 terms
EMT Abbrev. A&P-ASA
A&P
a (with a line over it)
AAA
abd
anatomy and physiology
before
abdominal aortic aneurysm
abdomen
A&P
anatomy and physiology
a (with a line over it)
before
15 terms
EMT Capter 5 p2
Autonomic nervous system
Bladder
Blood pressure
Calcaneous
Controls in voluntary motor functions
Round sacklike organ of the remal system used as a reservoir…
Pressure caused by blood exerting force against the walls of…
The heel bone
Autonomic nervous system
Controls in voluntary motor functions
Bladder
Round sacklike organ of the remal system used as a reservoir…
32 terms
DMACC EMT-P Medications 2014
Adenosine (First)
Adenosine (Second)
Albuterol
Amiodarone
6mg
12mg
2.5mg in 3ml NS
300mg
Adenosine (First)
6mg
Adenosine (Second)
12mg
214 terms
EMT Basic A&P Study Set
Physiology
Anatomic Postion
Frontal (Coronal)
Transverse (Axial)
Functions of the body or any of its part
Position of reference, always from the patient's perspective
Front and back
Top and bottomw
Physiology
Functions of the body or any of its part
Anatomic Postion
Position of reference, always from the patient's perspective
57 terms
EMT Chapter 5 Medical Terminology & A & P
Anatomy
physiology
medial
lateral
study of body structure
study of body function
closer to the midline
farther away from the midline
Anatomy
study of body structure
physiology
study of body function
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