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275 terms
Study Guide - Medical Assisting
Which term means "toward the head"?
Which term describes "front" or "in fr…
What word is used to mean "toward the…
What term is used to mean "back" or "i…
superior
anterior
inferior
posterior
Which term means "toward the head"?
superior
Which term describes "front" or "in fr…
anterior
Medical Assisting study guide
Dental
Orthodontics
Oral surgery
prosthondontics
focuses on health of teeth & soft tissue mouth.
specializes in alignment or straightening of teeth.
surgery on teeth, mouth, jaw and facial bones.
replacement of natural teeth with artifical teeth or dentures.
Dental
focuses on health of teeth & soft tissue mouth.
Orthodontics
specializes in alignment or straightening of teeth.
275 terms
Study Guide - Medical Assisting
Which term means "toward the head"?
Which term describes "front" or "in fr…
What word is used to mean "toward the…
What term is used to mean "back" or "i…
superior
anterior
inferior
posterior
Which term means "toward the head"?
superior
Which term describes "front" or "in fr…
anterior
39 terms
medical assistant study guide
afebrile
apex
ausculatate
body mass index (BMI)
without fever, or haveing a body temperature within one's nor…
the point, tip, or summit of anything; in reference to the he…
to listen of sounds produced by the body.
a measure of body fat that is the ratio of the weight of the…
afebrile
without fever, or haveing a body temperature within one's nor…
apex
the point, tip, or summit of anything; in reference to the he…
133 terms
NHA Study Guide for Medical Assistant
Chief Complaint (CC)
Dorsal Recumbent Position
History of present illness (HPI)
Horizontal Recumbent Position
The reason why patient came to see the physician.
Patient is on his/her back with knees flexed and soles of the…
An explanation of the chief complaint to determine the onset…
Used for most physical examination. The patient lies on his/h…
Chief Complaint (CC)
The reason why patient came to see the physician.
Dorsal Recumbent Position
Patient is on his/her back with knees flexed and soles of the…
98 terms
Medical Assistant Study Guide
Describe the difference between robber…
What is the difference between misdeme…
trespassing is a good example of
when a physician offers care , and the…
robbery- something take off a person- felony... burglary- someth…
misdemeanor- jail less then one year plus fine... felony- jail m…
intentional tart
physician - patient reationship
Describe the difference between robber…
robbery- something take off a person- felony... burglary- someth…
What is the difference between misdeme…
misdemeanor- jail less then one year plus fine... felony- jail m…
38 terms
Medical Assistant Study Guide
aa
ac
AD
ad lib
of each
Before Meals
Right Ear
as desired
aa
of each
ac
Before Meals
59 terms
Medical Assistant Study Guide
Chief Complaint (CC)
Past, Family & Social History (PFSH)
Review of Systems
Cardinal Signs
The reason why the patient came to see the physician.
Past Med. History / Current Meds (including vitamins) / Famil…
Check of each organ and system of the body by questions + & -
Body Temp - Respirations - Heart Function
Chief Complaint (CC)
The reason why the patient came to see the physician.
Past, Family & Social History (PFSH)
Past Med. History / Current Meds (including vitamins) / Famil…
34 terms
Medical Assistant Study Guide
To determine if a patient is overweigh…
To insure normal growth
Redness of skin, skin loss or blister,…
Before, during, and after
Why are height and weight measurements taken?
Why are the height and weight measurements of infants and tod…
List the four stages of a pressure ulcer.
List the three times the patients pulse must be checked durin…
To determine if a patient is overweigh…
Why are height and weight measurements taken?
To insure normal growth
Why are the height and weight measurements of infants and tod…
15 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide
What is a V-code
What is Debarment
What is the triglyceride (cholesterol)
What is the difference between a simpl…
...
...
150
...
What is a V-code
...
What is Debarment
...
101 terms
Medical assistant study guide
Which of the following suffixes means…
The body cavity that contains the inte…
The abbreviation q.o.d. as used in , p…
The pacemaker of the heart is the?
Asthenia.
Spinal.
Every other day.
S.A node.
Which of the following suffixes means…
Asthenia.
The body cavity that contains the inte…
Spinal.
150 terms
Medical assistant study guide
The opening inside the skull that hold…
A crime punishable by a fine or impris…
Professional negligence is also called
Which of the following items is the mo…
Cranial cavity
Misdemeanor
Malpractice
Confidentiality
The opening inside the skull that hold…
Cranial cavity
A crime punishable by a fine or impris…
Misdemeanor
Medical Assistant Study Guide
aa
ac
AD
ad lib
of each
before meals
right ear
as desired
aa
of each
ac
before meals
21 terms
Medical assistant study guide
03
Aerobic
Anaerobic
Culture
Week 3
Oxegen
Co2
Microorganisms cultivated in a nutrition medium
03
Week 3
Aerobic
Oxegen
133 terms
Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide - #4
Chief Complaint (CC)
Dorsal Recumbent Position
History of present illness (HPI)
Horizontal Recumbent Position
The reason why patient came to see the physician.
Patient is on his/her back with knees flexed and soles of the…
An explanation of the chief complaint to determine the onset…
Used for most physical examination. The patient lies on his/h…
Chief Complaint (CC)
The reason why patient came to see the physician.
Dorsal Recumbent Position
Patient is on his/her back with knees flexed and soles of the…
336 terms
Medical Assistant Certification Exam Guide
The patient registration record contai…
What is the purpose of a health history?
The physical exam report contains info…
What is a consultation report?
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
Physician's assessment of each part of the patient's body.
After review of a pts medical record and a exam of the pt, it…
The patient registration record contai…
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
What is the purpose of a health history?
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
34 terms
The medical assisting profession study guide
How much percent will the MA employmen…
What was the first MA known as?
During what years did schools begin of…
During what years did MA organizations…
31% between 2010-2020
A neighbor/helping-hand
1940's
1950's
How much percent will the MA employmen…
31% between 2010-2020
What was the first MA known as?
A neighbor/helping-hand
18 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 5
Ethical is doing what is right
Know the order of draw---yellow- light…
25 gauge needles would be used for whom?
How would the medical assistant block…
is doing what is right
-yellow- light blue-red-green-purple-gray
Adults for vaccine injections
Remove all artifacts
Ethical is doing what is right
is doing what is right
Know the order of draw---yellow- light…
-yellow- light blue-red-green-purple-gray
17 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 6
Doctor prescribes 120 mg, comes in 30m…
Can the Husband see the wife's medical…
What would you consider non-verbal com…
What would you consider bad body langu…
3 (30x4=120)
Only if the wife has written consent
Name tag
Rolling eyes and arms crossed
Doctor prescribes 120 mg, comes in 30m…
3 (30x4=120)
Can the Husband see the wife's medical…
Only if the wife has written consent
20 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 2
What is the best venipuncture method u…
If the medication order reads place me…
When reading an EKG, what does the P w…
What route would Mantoux be given?
Butterfly method
Under the tongue
Atrial depolarization
Intradermal (it is a TB med)
What is the best venipuncture method u…
Butterfly method
If the medication order reads place me…
Under the tongue
315 terms
(NHA) Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide- #1
CC
Segment
P Wave
How many 1mm boxes are in a 6 second r…
Chief Complaint
Line between two waveforms
Arterial Depolarization
30 one millimeter boxes
CC
Chief Complaint
Segment
Line between two waveforms
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
20 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 4
What would the medical assistant do wi…
What is the most preferred method of v…
1 teaspoon =
1kg=
Wipe first drop away
Butterfly
5ml
2.2 lbs
What would the medical assistant do wi…
Wipe first drop away
What is the most preferred method of v…
Butterfly
336 terms
Medical Assistant Certification Exam Guide
The patient registration record contai…
What is the purpose of a health history?
The physical exam report contains info…
What is a consultation report?
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
Physician's assessment of each part of the patient's body.
After review of a pts medical record and a exam of the pt, it…
The patient registration record contai…
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
What is the purpose of a health history?
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
20 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 3
What does let the master answer in Lat…
How would the Medical Assistant commun…
What is a notice to appear in court?
What category of medications requires…
Respondent superior
Speak calm and slow while looking at them
Subpoena
Category 3
What does let the master answer in Lat…
Respondent superior
How would the Medical Assistant commun…
Speak calm and slow while looking at them
20 terms
Medical Assisting Study Guide 1
When performing a veni puncture, which…
What degree or angle would and (IM) In…
What degree or angle would a (SQ) subc…
What degree or angle would a (IV) need…
Blood Culture
90 degrees
45 degrees
25 degrees
When performing a veni puncture, which…
Blood Culture
What degree or angle would and (IM) In…
90 degrees
245 terms
Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide- #3 Medical Terms
Fomite
Iatrogenic Anemia
Exsanguination
Lumbar Puncture
An object (as a dish or an article of clothing) that may be c…
Blood loss due to treatment (testing) caused by phlebotomist,…
Blood loss that is life threatening (10% of body volume lost)
Puncture into the spine in order to remove cerebral spinal fl…
Fomite
An object (as a dish or an article of clothing) that may be c…
Iatrogenic Anemia
Blood loss due to treatment (testing) caused by phlebotomist,…
315 terms
(NHA) Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide
CC
Segment
P Wave
How many 1mm boxes are in a 6 second r…
Chief Complaint
Line between two waveforms
Arterial Depolarization
30 one millimeter boxes
CC
Chief Complaint
Segment
Line between two waveforms
196 terms
Medical Assistant State Study Guide
cysto-
stenosis
gastrectomy
abbreviation for twice a day
bladder
narrowing
excision of the stomach
bid
cysto-
bladder
stenosis
narrowing
172 terms
REGISTERED MEDICAL ASSISTANT STUDY GUIDE
The combining term "hapat/o" refers to…
Factors that affect the action of drug…
Microscope Condenser is responsible fo…
Which of the following is not a good s…
Liver
Use of generic medication.
Collecting and concentrating light rays.
Cauliflower
The combining term "hapat/o" refers to…
Liver
Factors that affect the action of drug…
Use of generic medication.
222 terms
Clinical Medical Assistant Study Guide
Depolarization
Repolarization
Sympathetic Nervous System (SNS)
Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)
Contraction of the heart (-)
Relaxation of the heart (+)
Affects both the atria and the ventricles by increasing heart…
Is subdivided into the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervou…
Depolarization
Contraction of the heart (-)
Repolarization
Relaxation of the heart (+)
43 terms
Test Ch 40 medical assisting study guide
backup,urine,kidney
Peritoneal dialysis
Urethra, stasis,bladder
Antibiotics,STD's
blockage of urinary flow may cause a ________ of _______ in t…
_______________ can be done at home
An enlarged prostate constricts the urethra, causing urinary…
____________ are used to treat bacterial ________
backup,urine,kidney
blockage of urinary flow may cause a ________ of _______ in t…
Peritoneal dialysis
_______________ can be done at home
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
315 terms
(NHA) Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide
CC
Segment
P Wave
How many 1mm boxes are in a 6 second r…
Chief Complaint
Line between two waveforms
Arterial Depolarization
30 one millimeter boxes
CC
Chief Complaint
Segment
Line between two waveforms
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
315 terms
(NHA) Medical Assisting Certification Study Guide- #1
CC
Segment
P Wave
How many 1mm boxes are in a 6 second r…
Chief Complaint
Line between two waveforms
Arterial Depolarization
30 one millimeter boxes
CC
Chief Complaint
Segment
Line between two waveforms
59 terms
Medical Office Assistant Study Guide
Which of the following statements does…
Chest circumference may be measured to…
The equivalent weight in pounds for 60…
How many centimeters are in 56 inches
Make sure the patient wears the exact same clothing
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Dieases
132 pounds
140 centimeters
Which of the following statements does…
Make sure the patient wears the exact same clothing
Chest circumference may be measured to…
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Dieases
50 terms
Test chapter 30 medical assisting study guide
Monounsaturated
LDL,100mg/dL
35%
25 or higher
Olive and canola oils are examples of _______________ oils.
________ levels should be kept below_________
Fat intake should not exceed ______ of daily calories
Death rates are significantly higher for patients with a BMI…
Monounsaturated
Olive and canola oils are examples of _______________ oils.
LDL,100mg/dL
________ levels should be kept below_________
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
50 terms
Ch 14-16 study guide medical assisting
Medical Records, chronologically, sour…
Subjective information
Indirect filing system, file card
Hyphenated names, one unit
______________ can be organized ____________ or as __________…
______________ is gained by questioning the patient or is tak…
An _________________ uses an intermediary source of reference…
_____________________ are treated as ______________ filing.
Medical Records, chronologically, sour…
______________ can be organized ____________ or as __________…
Subjective information
______________ is gained by questioning the patient or is tak…
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
336 terms
Medical Assistant Certification Exam Guide
The patient registration record contai…
What is the purpose of a health history?
The physical exam report contains info…
What is a consultation report?
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
Physician's assessment of each part of the patient's body.
After review of a pts medical record and a exam of the pt, it…
The patient registration record contai…
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
What is the purpose of a health history?
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
336 terms
Medical Assistant Certification Exam Guide
The patient registration record contai…
What is the purpose of a health history?
The physical exam report contains info…
What is a consultation report?
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
Physician's assessment of each part of the patient's body.
After review of a pts medical record and a exam of the pt, it…
The patient registration record contai…
1. Demographic... 2. Billing... information
What is the purpose of a health history?
1. Determine pts general health... 2. To dx and prescribe tx... 3.…
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
1,046 terms
Medical Assisting Course Review
Where does gas exchange take place?
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
Where do you find mixed blood?
What gauge needle is used in the blood…
capillaries
capillaries
capillaries
16
Where does gas exchange take place?
capillaries
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
capillaries
20 terms
Medical Assistant Midterm study guide
Non-verbal
Verbal
Inner personal skills
Ineffective Therapeutic Communication
Or body language consists of facial expressions, eye contact,…
Communication that promotes patient comfort and well-being is…
...
Reassuring, giving approval, disapproving, agreeing/disagreei…
Non-verbal
Or body language consists of facial expressions, eye contact,…
Verbal
Communication that promotes patient comfort and well-being is…
371 terms
NCCT Medical Assistant study guide
Rhinorrhea
-Stasis
Splenomegaly
Sten/o
Flow or discharge from the nose
to stop or control
Enlargement of spleen
Narrowing
Rhinorrhea
Flow or discharge from the nose
-Stasis
to stop or control
45 terms
CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT STUDY GUIDE
WHAT SHOULD YOU TELL THE PATIENT WHEN…
CCMA IS PREPPING A PATIENT WITH FRAGIL…
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING IS A STANDARD S…
THE APPROPRIATE AREA FOR LEAD PLACEMEN…
VOID THE FIRST URINE
APPLY DECREASED PRESSURE WHEN ABRADING THE SKIN
25 MM PER SECOND
ANTERIOR THORACIC REGION (CHEST)
WHAT SHOULD YOU TELL THE PATIENT WHEN…
VOID THE FIRST URINE
CCMA IS PREPPING A PATIENT WITH FRAGIL…
APPLY DECREASED PRESSURE WHEN ABRADING THE SKIN
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