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21 terms
clinical procedures, medical assistant
asepsis and infection control equipment
asepsis and infection control procedures
medical asepsis
surgical asepsis
liquid soap, paper towels, orangewood manicure stick, waste can
1. remove rings and watch,... stand close to sink without touchi…
destroys microorganisms after they leave the body
destroys microrganisms before they enter the body
asepsis and infection control equipment
liquid soap, paper towels, orangewood manicure stick, waste can
asepsis and infection control procedures
1. remove rings and watch,... stand close to sink without touchi…
34 terms
Medical Assisting 4e Administrative and clinical procedures
acupuncturist
allergist
anesthetists
autopsies
treat people with pain or discomfort by inserting thin hollow…
diagnose and treat physical reactions to substances including…
administer anesthetics before, during, and sometimes after su…
examination of the decease to determine the cause of a patien…
acupuncturist
treat people with pain or discomfort by inserting thin hollow…
allergist
diagnose and treat physical reactions to substances including…
183 terms
Medical Assisting Unit 12: Preparing for Clinical Procedures
asepsis
communicable diseases
incubation
susceptible or vulnerable
a state of being free from all pathogenic microorganisms
are contagious and can spread
interval between exposure to infection to when symptoms show
person is receptive to catching that disease
asepsis
a state of being free from all pathogenic microorganisms
communicable diseases
are contagious and can spread
44 terms
Medical Assistant: Clinical & Adminitatrative Procedures: CHAPTER 19 VITAL SIGNS
A-
Alveol/o
Ante-
Cubitum
Without
Air sacs
Before
Elbow
A-
Without
Alveol/o
Air sacs
13 terms
Multi Skilled Medical Assisting - Medications, Ch 11 Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants
Antihistamine
Antihistamine
Antihistamine
Antihistamine
Zyrtec
Dimataine
Allegra
promethazine
Antihistamine
Zyrtec
Antihistamine
Dimataine
54 terms
Medical Assisting Admin & Clinical Procedures w/ Anatomy & Physiology
Nocturia
Supernatant
Anuria
Splinting Catheter
Excessive nighttime urination
The liquid portion of a centrifuged urine sample
Absence or urine production
a tube inserted in ureter after plastic repair
Nocturia
Excessive nighttime urination
Supernatant
The liquid portion of a centrifuged urine sample
10 terms
Medical Assisting Admin & Clinical Procedures w/ Anatomy & Physiology chapter 36
addiction
chief complaint
clarification
mirroring
a physical or psychological dependence on a substance, usuall…
the patients main issue of pain or ailment
asking questions that provide an increased understanding of a…
restating in your own words what a person is saying
addiction
a physical or psychological dependence on a substance, usuall…
chief complaint
the patients main issue of pain or ailment
20 terms
medical assisting administrative and clinical procedures with anatomy and physiology Ch.51
administer
controlled substance
dispense
efficacy
to give a drug directly by injection, by mouth, or by any oth…
a drug or drug product that is categorized as potentially dan…
to distribute a drug, in a properly labeled container, to a p…
the therapeutic value of a procedure or therapy, such as a drug
administer
to give a drug directly by injection, by mouth, or by any oth…
controlled substance
a drug or drug product that is categorized as potentially dan…
20 terms
medical assisting administrative and clinical procedures with anatomy and physiology Ch.44
anesthesia
anesthetic
approximate
cryosurgery
a loss of sensation, particularly the feeling of pain
a medication that causes anesthesia
to bring the edges of a wound together so the tissue surfaces…
the use of extreme cold to destroy unwanted tissue, such as s…
anesthesia
a loss of sensation, particularly the feeling of pain
anesthetic
a medication that causes anesthesia
27 terms
Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants Chapter 9 Pediatric Terminology
Adolescent
Immunity
Immunization
Infant
12-18 years old
Resistance of the body to the effects of a harmful agent (suc…
Process of becoming immune or of rendering an individual immu…
Child from birth to 12 months old
Adolescent
12-18 years old
Immunity
Resistance of the body to the effects of a harmful agent (suc…
46 terms
Harris Medical Assisting & Clinical Procedures Chapter 6, 11, 37
Pass System
What are the 5 cycles of infection
OSHA
Biohazard.
Pull, aim, squeeze and sweep.
Reservoir host, means of exit, means of transmission, means o…
Occupational Safety & Health Administration. Created to prote…
Bright Orange/ Red Sharps and cardboard box.
Pass System
Pull, aim, squeeze and sweep.
What are the 5 cycles of infection
Reservoir host, means of exit, means of transmission, means o…
20 terms
Medical Assisting Admin & Clinical Procedures w/ Anatomy & Physiology ch 37
afebrile
apnea
auscultated blood pressure
bradycardia
having a body temperature within ones normal range
the absence of respiration
blood pressure as measured with a stethoscope
a slow heart rate; usually less than 60 beats per minute
afebrile
having a body temperature within ones normal range
apnea
the absence of respiration
20 terms
medical assisting administrative and clinical procedures with anatomy and physiology Ch.51
administer
controlled substance
dispense
efficacy
to give a drug directly by injection, by mouth, or by any oth…
a drug or drug product that is categorized as potentially dan…
to distribute a drug, in a properly labeled container, to a p…
the therapeutic value of a procedure or therapy, such as a drug
administer
to give a drug directly by injection, by mouth, or by any oth…
controlled substance
a drug or drug product that is categorized as potentially dan…
20 terms
medical assisting administrative and clinical procedures with anatomy and physiology Ch.44
anesthesia
anesthetic
approximate
cryosurgery
a loss of sensation, particularly the feeling of pain
a medication that causes anesthesia
to bring the edges of a wound together so the tissue surfaces…
the use of extreme cold to destroy unwanted tissue, such as s…
anesthesia
a loss of sensation, particularly the feeling of pain
anesthetic
a medication that causes anesthesia
72 terms
CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT: URINALYSIS
PURPOSE OF URINALYSIS
Properties of urine examined:
Asepsis during urinalysis
Types of Urinalyses that provide a ste…
Check for Presence or Absence of Disease or Infection & Provi…
1) Physical... 2) Chemical ... 3) Microscopic
Medical asepsis (hand hygiene ect.) and always follow Standar…
1) Clean-Catch Midstream Specimen... 2) Catheterization Specimen…
PURPOSE OF URINALYSIS
Check for Presence or Absence of Disease or Infection & Provi…
Properties of urine examined:
1) Physical... 2) Chemical ... 3) Microscopic
19 terms
Medical Assisting Admin & Clinical Procedures w/ Anatomy & Physiology chapter 38
auscultation
clinical diagnosis
digital examination
fenestrated drape
The process of listening to body sounds
A diagnosis based of the signs and symptoms of a disease or c…
Part of a physical examination in which the physician inserts…
A drape that has a round or slit-like opening that provides a…
auscultation
The process of listening to body sounds
clinical diagnosis
A diagnosis based of the signs and symptoms of a disease or c…
10 terms
Medical Assisting Admin & Clinical Procedures w/ Anatomy & Physiology chapter 36
addiction
chief complaint
clarification
mirroring
a physical or psychological dependence on a substance, usuall…
the patients main issue of pain or ailment
asking questions that provide an increased understanding of a…
restating in your own words what a person is saying
addiction
a physical or psychological dependence on a substance, usuall…
chief complaint
the patients main issue of pain or ailment
50 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant National Certification test review questions V. MEDICAL PROCEDURES B. PATIENT EXAMINATION & CLINICAL SKILLS
2 to 60 seconds
Radial pulse
60-100
Wrist
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
What is considered a normal adult pulse rate?
The radial pulse is located in the?
2 to 60 seconds
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Radial pulse
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name the representsthe chemical fomrula and typically used by…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
100 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant
Cost-
-gram
acro-
rhexis
rib
record
extrimities
rupture
Cost-
rib
-gram
record
55 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant Certification
The Apex of the Heart
Limb Leads
Lead 1
Lead 2
Faces down and to the left.
3 bipolar and 3 augmented.
LA positive, RA negative.
LL positive, RA negative.
The Apex of the Heart
Faces down and to the left.
Limb Leads
3 bipolar and 3 augmented.
109 terms
clinical medical assistant exam
p wave
fowlers
nephrectomy
Capillary collection order of draw
represents atrial contractions
position used for patients with breathing difficulties
kidney removal
blood smear, lavender, other addditives, serum separator, serum
p wave
represents atrial contractions
fowlers
position used for patients with breathing difficulties
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name the representsthe chemical fomrula and typically used by…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
61 terms
certified clinical medical assistant
ACROMIAL PROCESS
ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUAREMENTS
AORTA
ANTECUBITAL FOSSA
The outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade.
Set a techniques for determining an individual's body fat com…
The main trunk of the systemic arteries.
The triangular cavity on the anterior section of the arm oppo…
ACROMIAL PROCESS
The outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade.
ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUAREMENTS
Set a techniques for determining an individual's body fat com…
67 terms
Medical Assistant - Clinical (1st)
aden/o
sarc/o
histology
-ion
gland
flesh
the study of microscopic anatomy of cells and tissues of plan…
process
aden/o
gland
sarc/o
flesh
26 terms
common procedure instruments for medical assistant
measuring cup
curved hemostats
straight hemostats
sharp/sharp surgical scissors
small disposable plastic cup with measuring marks on side, us…
curved group of instruments, usually striated at ends; used t…
straight group of instruments, usually striated at ends; used…
special scissors with two pointy ends used to cut tissue.
measuring cup
small disposable plastic cup with measuring marks on side, us…
curved hemostats
curved group of instruments, usually striated at ends; used t…
200 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant and Urinalysis
normal appearance of urine is
normal color of urine is
normal odor of urine is
normal pH of urine is
clear
amber yellow
aromatic
4.6-8.0 average is 6.0
normal appearance of urine is
clear
normal color of urine is
amber yellow
198 terms
Medical assistant clinical
All organisms have been removed from a…
Ensure the expiration dates have not p…
Personal opinion of the medical staff
Mensuration
Sterilization means that
Which of the following actions should the MA take to ensure d…
What Information will not be found in the medical record of a…
Using tape measure to evaluate the head and chest circumferen…
All organisms have been removed from a…
Sterilization means that
Ensure the expiration dates have not p…
Which of the following actions should the MA take to ensure d…
50 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant National Certification test review questions V. MEDICAL PROCEDURES B. PATIENT EXAMINATION & CLINICAL SKILLS
2 to 60 seconds
Radial pulse
60-100
Wrist
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
What is considered a normal adult pulse rate?
The radial pulse is located in the?
2 to 60 seconds
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Radial pulse
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
54 terms
medical assistant procedures I
you must have a comprehensive safety p…
there are 8 things that a safety plan…
Occupational Safety and Health Adminis…
general duty clause
easily accessible and updated annually
OSHA hazard communications... electrical safety ... fire safety... eme…
protects employees safety in the workplace and also acts to e…
requires an employer to maintain a workplace free from hazard…
you must have a comprehensive safety p…
easily accessible and updated annually
there are 8 things that a safety plan…
OSHA hazard communications... electrical safety ... fire safety... eme…
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name the representsthe chemical fomrula and typically used by…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name the representsthe chemical fomrula and typically used by…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
200 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant and Urinalysis
normal appearance of urine is
normal color of urine is
normal odor of urine is
normal pH of urine is
clear
amber yellow
aromatic
4.6-8.0 average is 6.0
normal appearance of urine is
clear
normal color of urine is
amber yellow
50 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant National Certification test review questions V. MEDICAL PROCEDURES B. PATIENT EXAMINATION & CLINICAL SKILLS
2 to 60 seconds
Radial pulse
60-100
Wrist
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
What is considered a normal adult pulse rate?
The radial pulse is located in the?
2 to 60 seconds
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Radial pulse
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
52 terms
Clinical Medical Assisting Duties
Empathy
Anthropometric Measurements
Homeostatis
Intermittent Fever
understanding and entering into another's feelings
measures of height, weight, and skinfold thickness to evaluat…
maintaining a stable internal environment
ranges from high to normal, changes with time of day, often h…
Empathy
understanding and entering into another's feelings
Anthropometric Measurements
measures of height, weight, and skinfold thickness to evaluat…
50 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant National Certification test review questions V. MEDICAL PROCEDURES B. PATIENT EXAMINATION & CLINICAL SKILLS
2 to 60 seconds
Radial pulse
60-100
Wrist
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
What is considered a normal adult pulse rate?
The radial pulse is located in the?
2 to 60 seconds
How quickly will an electronic thermometer measure body tempe…
Radial pulse
Which of the following locations is usually used for taking a…
774 terms
Clinical Medical Assisting Glossary
abortion
abrasion
abscess
acclimate
termination of pregnancy prior to the fetus becoming viable;…
superficial scrape that may be very painful
localized infection
to become accustomed to a new environment or situation
abortion
termination of pregnancy prior to the fetus becoming viable;…
abrasion
superficial scrape that may be very painful
774 terms
Clinical Medical Assisting Glossary
abortion
abrasion
abscess
acclimate
termination of pregnancy prior to the fetus becoming viable;…
superficial scrape that may be very painful
localized infection
to become accustomed to a new environment or situation
abortion
termination of pregnancy prior to the fetus becoming viable;…
abrasion
superficial scrape that may be very painful
Medical Clinical Assistant
Symptom/Primary concern follow up ques…
Risk factor assessment
How to close the interview
How to deal with difficult discussions
Severity, onset, timing, duration, alleviating and exacerbati…
Are you satisfied with your (diet, tobacco use, alcohol consu…
Any other concerns? Do not close file, maintain body language…
1. Be respectful yet direct; do not show that you are uncomfo…
Symptom/Primary concern follow up ques…
Severity, onset, timing, duration, alleviating and exacerbati…
Risk factor assessment
Are you satisfied with your (diet, tobacco use, alcohol consu…
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name the representsthe chemical fomrula and typically used by…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant: Pharmacology
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
Generic Name
Brand Name
Chemical Name
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
name given a drug by a specific manufacturer; noted by captia…
name that represents the chemical formula and typically used…
Name the 3 types of names given to eve…
1) Generic Name... 2) Brand Name... 3) Chemical Name
Generic Name
the drugs "offical" or "nonproprietary name; noted in lowerca…
10 terms
Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants - Chapter 13 - Colon Procedures & Male Reproductive Health Terminologies
Biopsy
Colonoscopy
Colonoscope
Endoscope
The surgical removal and examination of tissue from the livin…
The visualization of the rectum and the entire colon using a…
An endoscope that is specially designed for passage through t…
An instrument that consists of a tube and an optical system t…
Biopsy
The surgical removal and examination of tissue from the livin…
Colonoscopy
The visualization of the rectum and the entire colon using a…
120 terms
Clinical Medical Assisting Review
anaphylaxis
antibodies
antigen
antiseptic
a severe response to an allergen in which the symptoms develo…
An antigen-binding immunoglobulin, produced by B cells, that…
a toxin or other foreign substance that induces an immune res…
capable of preventing infection by inhibiting the growth of m…
anaphylaxis
a severe response to an allergen in which the symptoms develo…
antibodies
An antigen-binding immunoglobulin, produced by B cells, that…
72 terms
CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT: URINALYSIS
PURPOSE OF URINALYSIS
Properties of urine examined:
Asepsis during urinalysis
Types of Urinalyses that provide a ste…
Check for Presence or Absence of Disease or Infection & Provi…
1) Physical... 2) Chemical ... 3) Microscopic
Medical asepsis (hand hygiene ect.) and always follow Standar…
1) Clean-Catch Midstream Specimen... 2) Catheterization Specimen…
PURPOSE OF URINALYSIS
Check for Presence or Absence of Disease or Infection & Provi…
Properties of urine examined:
1) Physical... 2) Chemical ... 3) Microscopic
30 terms
Clinical Medical Assisting
Asepsis... Louis Pasteur, known for his…
Standard or universal precautions
Antisepsis ... Medical asepsis…
Sterilization... Sanitization
Protecting against infection caused by pathogenic microorgani…
Meaning healthcare worker control the spread of disease by as…
reduces the flora and transient microorganisms on the skin fo…
.destruction of all microorganisms, and other pathogens, spor…
Asepsis... Louis Pasteur, known for his…
Protecting against infection caused by pathogenic microorgani…
Standard or universal precautions
Meaning healthcare worker control the spread of disease by as…
73 terms
clinical medical assisting abbreviations
BID
QID
TID
CBC
TWICE A DAY
FOUR TIMES A DAY
THREE TIMES A DAY
COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
BID
TWICE A DAY
QID
FOUR TIMES A DAY
RMA Clinical Medical Assisting
Potentially infectious body fluids inc…
How long is hepatitis B virus capable…
Instruments that come in contact only…
Which of the following is the only rea…
sweat
1 week
disinfected
serological test
Potentially infectious body fluids inc…
sweat
How long is hepatitis B virus capable…
1 week
71 terms
Intro. to Clinical Medical Assisting
The medical specialty that deals with…
Medical assistants who are interested…
The organization that is a clearinghou…
Which legislation most affects the qua…
pathology
dermatologist
CDC
CLIA
The medical specialty that deals with…
pathology
Medical assistants who are interested…
dermatologist
84 terms
RMA Clinical Medical Assisting
Potentially infectious body fluids inc…
How long is hepatitis B virus capable…
Instruments that come in contact only…
Which of the following is the only rea…
sweat
1 week
disinfected
serological test
Potentially infectious body fluids inc…
sweat
How long is hepatitis B virus capable…
1 week
71 terms
Intro. to Clinical Medical Assisting
The medical specialty that deals with…
Medical assistants who are interested…
The organization that is a clearinghou…
Which legislation most affects the qua…
pathology
dermatologist
CDC
CLIA
The medical specialty that deals with…
pathology
Medical assistants who are interested…
dermatologist
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