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16 termscreated on December 2, 2016
chapter 1 emt
Bacterial vaginosis is a condition tha…
Potentially life threatening consequen…
When a woman presents with abdominal p…
Whenever possible a female sexual assa…
Normal bacteria in the vagina are replaced by an overgrowth o…
Ovarian abscess and ectopic pregnancy
Has gathered patient history information
Given the option of being treated by a female emt
Bacterial vaginosis is a condition tha…
Normal bacteria in the vagina are replaced by an overgrowth o…
Potentially life threatening consequen…
Ovarian abscess and ectopic pregnancy
16 termscreated on December 2, 2016
chapter 1 emt
Bacterial vaginosis is a condition tha…
Potentially life threatening consequen…
When a woman presents with abdominal p…
Whenever possible a female sexual assa…
Normal bacteria in the vagina are replaced by an overgrowth o…
Ovarian abscess and ectopic pregnancy
Has gathered patient history information
Given the option of being treated by a female emt
Bacterial vaginosis is a condition tha…
Normal bacteria in the vagina are replaced by an overgrowth o…
Potentially life threatening consequen…
Ovarian abscess and ectopic pregnancy
101 termscreated on December 2, 2016
NREMT EMT-B Practice
3 effects of intracranial pressure on…
___ ___ is part of a syndrome called c…
___ ___ is usually caused by viruses o…
a group of diseases characterized by t…
bradycardia, irregular breathing, hypertension
chronic bronchitis
Acute bronchitis
COPD
3 effects of intracranial pressure on…
bradycardia, irregular breathing, hypertension
___ ___ is part of a syndrome called c…
chronic bronchitis
16 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Eval
Scene Size- Up
Initial Assessment
ABC's
Focused History (Signs and Symptoms) S…
determines the scenes safety... determines MOI/NOI... how many vict…
Verbalizes general impression of the patient... Determines respo…
Assess airway and breathing -assures adequate ventilation, ox…
Signs and Symptoms (assess history or present illness)
Scene Size- Up
determines the scenes safety... determines MOI/NOI... how many vict…
Initial Assessment
Verbalizes general impression of the patient... Determines respo…
40 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Suffixes
-al
-algia
-blast
-cele
pertaining to
pertaining to pain
immature cell
pertaining to a tumor or swelling
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pertaining to pain
65 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Prefixes
a-
ab-
ad-
an-
without, lack of
away from
to, toward
without, lack of
a-
without, lack of
ab-
away from
27 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Intro to the neural crest
The neural crest derives from
A transient pop. of pluripotent cells…
Where is neural crest specified?
Neural crest migrates?
the Ectoderm Germ Layer
Neural Crest
Dorsal Lip of the neural tube
Dorsal Neural Tube
The neural crest derives from
the Ectoderm Germ Layer
A transient pop. of pluripotent cells…
Neural Crest
161 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Word Roots
adomin
acou/acoust
aden
adip/o
abdomin
hear
gland
fat
adomin
abdomin
acou/acoust
hear
26 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT chapter 25
aorta
arterioles
artery
capillaries
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
A blood vessel, consisting of three layers of tissue and smoo…
The small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules;…
aorta
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
arterioles
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
16 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapter 39: Practice Quiz
The difference between delirium and de…
The condition in which increased intra…
A 62 year-old male presents complainin…
Why might you find it more difficult t…
dementia is a chronic condition, while delirium is an acute o…
glaucoma.
takes a medication that slows his heart rate.
decreased elasticity and recoil of the thorax
The difference between delirium and de…
dementia is a chronic condition, while delirium is an acute o…
The condition in which increased intra…
glaucoma.
26 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMTChapter25KeyTerms-SLK-#9
aorta
arterioles
artery
capillaries
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
A blood vessel, consisting of three layers of tissue and smoo…
The small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules s…
aorta
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
arterioles
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
7 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Witnesses Charactor
age
employed by (SC)
trained?
hold
53
on site Director of competitor safety (DOCS)
EMT
edvanced life saving certification
age
53
employed by (SC)
on site Director of competitor safety (DOCS)
88 termscreated on December 2, 2016
TCC EMT Final
On-line medical control is given via
Off-line medical controls are
Hepatitis B signs and symptoms:
Hepatitis B can be transmitted through
phone or radio.
protocols or standing orders
atigue, nausea and loss of appetite, abdominal pain, headache…
blood and bodily fluids.
On-line medical control is given via
phone or radio.
Off-line medical controls are
protocols or standing orders
18 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMST 100 - Exam 1
You arrive on the scene of a domestic…
When carrying a patient on a backboard…
Which of the following signs of respir…
Despite your attempts to coach a consc…
D) seek a safe place and request law enforcement assistance
B) keep the head end elevated
A) seesaw respirations
C) explain to her that you will assist her ventilations
You arrive on the scene of a domestic…
D) seek a safe place and request law enforcement assistance
When carrying a patient on a backboard…
B) keep the head end elevated
20 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Chapter 18
Acute Abdomen
Appendicitis
Cholecystitis
Cystitis
A condition of sudden onset of pain within the abdomen, usual…
Inflammation or infection of the appendix.
Inflammation of the gallbladder.
Inflammation of the bladder.
Acute Abdomen
A condition of sudden onset of pain within the abdomen, usual…
Appendicitis
Inflammation or infection of the appendix.
26 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Ch.25 EMT Brooklyn#7
aorta
arterioles
artery
capillaries
the main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
the smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
a blood vessel, consisting of three layers of tissue and smoo…
the small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules;…
aorta
the main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
arterioles
the smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
55 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Interactions between cells and their environment
Defined Tissues
How are epithelial and connective tiss…
Why is the formation of connective and…
Epigenetics
When cells interact with the extracellular material and other…
Interactions between cells and the extracellular matrix
They are needed for cell activities like migration, cell divi…
everything has the same genome, but they are expressed differ…
Defined Tissues
When cells interact with the extracellular material and other…
How are epithelial and connective tiss…
Interactions between cells and the extracellular matrix
2,000 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT
Snoring respirations are most rapidly…
Which of the following patients would…
Which of the following bones is affect…
During your assessment of a 34-year ol…
correctly positioning the head
an awake and alert 19-year-old man with a small caliber gunsh…
Radius
decreased blood flow to the skin
Snoring respirations are most rapidly…
correctly positioning the head
Which of the following patients would…
an awake and alert 19-year-old man with a small caliber gunsh…
12 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Drug profile- Oral Glucose
Generic Name
Trade Name
Classes
Standard Supply
Glucose
Glutose, Insta-glucose, other
Carbohydrate, Oral Hyperglycemic
-15 grams tube or tablet... -25 grams tube or tablet
Generic Name
Glucose
Trade Name
Glutose, Insta-glucose, other
12 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT drug profile- Epinephrine
Generic Name
Trade Names
Classes
Standard Supply
Epinephrine
Adult EpiPen, EpiPen jr.
Bronchodilator, Sympathomimetic
Adult Epipen, EpiPen jr.
Generic Name
Epinephrine
Trade Names
Adult EpiPen, EpiPen jr.
26 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapter 25
aorta
arterioles
artery
capillaries
main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle and d…
smallest arteries leading to capillaries
a blood vessel, that carries blood from the heart
small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules
aorta
main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle and d…
arterioles
smallest arteries leading to capillaries
19 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Abbreviations and Terms E
EBV
ECHO
EDC
EEG
Epstein-Barr virus
echocardiogram
estimated date of confinement ( 40/40 weeks of pregnancy)
electroencephalogram
EBV
Epstein-Barr virus
ECHO
echocardiogram
24 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Health Careers Descriptions
Dental Hygienist (DH)
Electroencephalographic (EEG) Technolo…
Radiologic Technologist (RT)
Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EM…
works under supervision of a dentist to remove stains and dep…
operates machine to record electrical activity in brain
works with x-rays, radiation, nuclear medicine, ultrasound
provides basic care for medical emergencies, illness, injury
Dental Hygienist (DH)
works under supervision of a dentist to remove stains and dep…
Electroencephalographic (EEG) Technolo…
operates machine to record electrical activity in brain
64 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Careers In Health Care HTR Test
Where is an associates degree earned a…
Where is a bachelors degree earned and…
How many additional years does a maste…
What is a certificate?
An associates degree is earned at a community college and tak…
A bachelors degree is earned at a college or university and t…
A masters degree takes one to two additional years after earn…
A document issued by an association. It means a person has fu…
Where is an associates degree earned a…
An associates degree is earned at a community college and tak…
Where is a bachelors degree earned and…
A bachelors degree is earned at a college or university and t…
32 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMS midterm Part 1
Clara Barton
What was Clara Barton's motto?
Huey (HU-1)
Joseph Farrington
-Founded the American red cross... -Taught civilians CPR
Treat them where they lie
Large patient compartment to allow emergency medical care beg…
- father of EMS... - started training in Chicago fire dept... -wrot…
Clara Barton
-Founded the American red cross... -Taught civilians CPR
What was Clara Barton's motto?
Treat them where they lie
5 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Chapter 2
Burnout
Critical incident
critical incident stress debriefing
defusing
a state of exhaustion and irritability although the systems a…
develop many of the signs of burnout with vivid images of the…
ideally held within 24-72 hours of a critical incident there…
a version of cisd held within 1-4 hours following the critica…
Burnout
a state of exhaustion and irritability although the systems a…
Critical incident
develop many of the signs of burnout with vivid images of the…
25 termscreated on December 2, 2016
chapter 25 vital vocab Tea Clark #4
aorta
arterioles
artery
capillaries
the main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
the smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
a blood vessel consisting of three layers of tissue and smoot…
the small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules;…
aorta
the main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
arterioles
the smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
22 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Chapter 24 Vital Vocabulary
arterial air embolism
blunt trauma
cavitation
coup-contrecoup brain injury
air bubbles in the arterial blood vessels
an impact on the body by objects that cause injury without pe…
a phenomenon in which speed causes a bullet to generate press…
a brain injury that occurs when force is applied to the head…
arterial air embolism
air bubbles in the arterial blood vessels
blunt trauma
an impact on the body by objects that cause injury without pe…
24 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Abbreviations- List 3
CDC
FDA
WHO
VA
Centers of Disease Control
Food and Drug Administration
World Health Organization
Veterans Administration/ US Department of Veterans Affairs
CDC
Centers of Disease Control
FDA
Food and Drug Administration
12 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Chapter 1
Standing Orders
Paramedic
On-line medical Direction
Off- line medical direction
A supset of protocols that do not require real-time physician…
Scope of practice includes the skill performed by EMT and AEM…
requires EMT acquire permission from a physician via cell pho…
provides through a predetermined written guidelines that allo…
Standing Orders
A supset of protocols that do not require real-time physician…
Paramedic
Scope of practice includes the skill performed by EMT and AEM…
9 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Medical Assessment
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3
Step 4
Scene safety/BSI
Responsiveness/LOC
Airway assessment/management(injuries that compromise airway…
Assess breathing(rate, rhythm and quality)
Step 1
Scene safety/BSI
Step 2
Responsiveness/LOC
22 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMTChapter24KeyTerms-SLK-#9
arterial air embolism
blunt trauma
cavitation
coup-contrecoup brain injury
Air bubbles in the arterial blood vessels.
An impact on the body by objects that cause injury without pe…
A phenomenon in which speed causes a bullet to generate press…
A brain injury that occurs when force is applied to the head…
arterial air embolism
Air bubbles in the arterial blood vessels.
blunt trauma
An impact on the body by objects that cause injury without pe…
60 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT chapter 7 pharmacology
Lipitor/atrovastain
Singulair/montelukast
Lexapro/esctalopram
Nexium/esomeprazole
Lowers cholesterol
Helps prevent asthma attacks
Depression
Gastric reflux
Lipitor/atrovastain
Lowers cholesterol
Singulair/montelukast
Helps prevent asthma attacks
31 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Notes
signs,allergies,medications,past perti…
onset,provocation,quality,radiation,se…
temperature,color,condition
pressing fingernail
SAMPLE
OPQRST
Patient's skin
capillary refill
signs,allergies,medications,past perti…
SAMPLE
onset,provocation,quality,radiation,se…
OPQRST
26 termscreated on December 2, 2016
EMT Chapter 25-MS
Aorta
Arterioles
Artery
Capillaries
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
A blood vessel, consisting of three layers of tissue and smoo…
The small blood vessels that connect arterioles and venules;…
Aorta
The main artery that receives blood from the left ventricle a…
Arterioles
The smallest branches of arteries leading to the vast network…
30 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical careers
Cpr
CP
CS
CVA
Cadiopulmonary resuscitation
Chest pain
Central supply
Cerebrovascular accident
Cpr
Cadiopulmonary resuscitation
CP
Chest pain
22 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Kin 205 Final Exam
pathogens
different ways of transmission for pat…
how to prevent entry of pathogens
OSH
-enter through cuts, eyes, tracks... -leave through ports of exit
-direct, physical contact... -indirect, object
googles, gloves
required written plan to avoid exposure and what to do if exp…
pathogens
-enter through cuts, eyes, tracks... -leave through ports of exit
different ways of transmission for pat…
-direct, physical contact... -indirect, object
15 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Chapter 36 Vocab: Patients With Special Challenges
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
Cerebral palsy
Colostomy
Conductive hearing loss
A group of complex disorders of brain development, characteri…
A group of disorders characterized by poorly controlled body…
Surgical procedure to create an opening (stoma) between the c…
Hearing loss caused by a faulty transmission of sound waves
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
A group of complex disorders of brain development, characteri…
Cerebral palsy
A group of disorders characterized by poorly controlled body…
30 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Chapter 35 Vocab: Geriatric Emergencies
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Advance directives
Aneurysm
Arteriosclerosis
A rapidly fatal condition in which the walls of the aorta in…
Written documentation that specifies medical treatment for a…
An abnormal enlargement of a part of an artery, resulting fro…
A disease that causes the arteries to thicken, harden, and ca…
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
A rapidly fatal condition in which the walls of the aorta in…
Advance directives
Written documentation that specifies medical treatment for a…
71 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT - Chapter 8 terms
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
53 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT Chapter 8 situations
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
A 40-year-old male presents with pain…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
liver dysfunction
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
51 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT Chapter 7 Pharmacology part 2
Pharmacology
Medication
Pharmacodynamics
Agonist
-the science of drugs, including their ingredients, preparati…
-a chemical substance that is used to treat or prevent diseas…
-the process by which a medication works on the body
-a medication that causes stimulation of receptors
Pharmacology
-the science of drugs, including their ingredients, preparati…
Medication
-a chemical substance that is used to treat or prevent diseas…
56 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT Chapter 7 - Pharmacology
(Type of drug:) Nitroglycerin
(Mechanism of Action:) Nitroglycerin
(Indications:) Nitroglycerin
(Contraindications:) Nitroglycerin
(Type of drug:) Vasodilator.
(Mechanism of Action:) Dilates coronary arteries and veins, i…
(Indications:) Treatment of angina pain and acute myocardial…
(Contraindications:) Cerebral hemorrhage, sexual enhancement…
(Type of drug:) Nitroglycerin
(Type of drug:) Vasodilator.
(Mechanism of Action:) Nitroglycerin
(Mechanism of Action:) Dilates coronary arteries and veins, i…
69 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Picture Squares 12/2/16
associate degree
associate degree 2 year
bachelor's degree
bachelor's degree (BSN) nursing
2 year college
community college
technologist, therapist minimum
ECU
associate degree
2 year college
associate degree 2 year
community college
35 termscreated on December 1, 2016
30 Chapter test.
You respond to a​ 22-year-old male pat…
You are dispatched to a motorcycle cra…
A respiratory rate of less than​ _____…
You are transporting a stable patient…
Level II Trauma Center
Manually stabilize the cervical spine.
20
Divert to the trauma center because the patient is becoming s…
You respond to a​ 22-year-old male pat…
Level II Trauma Center
You are dispatched to a motorcycle cra…
Manually stabilize the cervical spine.
14 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT treatments
1: 5-6 secs
1: 3-5 secs
humidified oxygen
oxygen and suction
ventilation rate for adult
ventilation rate for child or infant
upper airway infections
acute pulmonary edema.
1: 5-6 secs
ventilation rate for adult
1: 3-5 secs
ventilation rate for child or infant
43 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Unit 1 test biomed
Forensic science
Hypothesis
Gene
Model
The application of scientific knowledge to questions of civil…
A clear prediction of the anticipated results of an experiment
A discrete unit of hereditary information consisting of a spe…
A simplified version of something complexed used, for example…
Forensic science
The application of scientific knowledge to questions of civil…
Hypothesis
A clear prediction of the anticipated results of an experiment
63 termscreated on December 1, 2016
EMT-B Exam 5 Review
What is preeclampsia?
What is eclampsia?
What is abruption placenta?
What is placenta previa?
pregnancy-induced HTN
generalized seizures that occur as a result of pregnancy indu…
separation of placenta from uterus
abnormal implantation of placenta near/over cervix
What is preeclampsia?
pregnancy-induced HTN
What is eclampsia?
generalized seizures that occur as a result of pregnancy indu…
69 termscreated on December 1, 2016
31 chapter test
Which of the following is most likely…
To assess skin temperature for a possi…
In a patient with extreme hypothermia…
Which of the following spiders can cau…
​Flat-bottomed aluminum boat
Abdomen
30 to 45 seconds
Brown recluse spider
Which of the following is most likely…
​Flat-bottomed aluminum boat
To assess skin temperature for a possi…
Abdomen
76 termscreated on December 1, 2016
29 chapter test
When using a short spine immobilizatio…
At which point may manual stabilizatio…
Your patient has had his throat slashe…
What is the Glasgow Coma Scale​ (GCS)…
Head
When the patient is secured to a long backboard
Veins
14
When using a short spine immobilizatio…
Head
At which point may manual stabilizatio…
When the patient is secured to a long backboard
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