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The Medical Assistant Study Set 2

Medicine

Quiz 49 :

Surgical Supplies and Instruments

Quiz 49 :

Surgical Supplies and Instruments

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Which of the following ophthalmologic and otolaryngologic instruments is used to remove foreign bodies or polyps?
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The recommended method for cleaning sharp instruments is to
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How should instruments be handled after the surgery is complete?
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The jaws of this instrument are shorter and look stronger than hemostat jaws.
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These instruments have valves that can be spread to facilitate viewing.
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Choose the smallest diameter of a suture strand.
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Surgical instruments generally are classified according to use. Which is not a classification for instruments?
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Which of the following gynecologic instruments is used to remove polyps, secretions, and bits of placental tissue?
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This instrument has a fine tip for retrieval of foreign objects.
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Research indicates that chlorhexidine topical (Hibiclens), Triseptin, gluconate products (Triseptin or Hibiclens), and povidone-iodine (Betadine) are safe and effective antiseptics. Research also shows that the use of an alcohol-based hand rub is not as effective as an extensive surgical scrub done before sterile gloves are applied to limit bacterial contamination of the hands during a surgical procedure.
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This instrument tip has a groove or hook to slide under sutures.
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Which antiseptic is the most effective for a surgical hand scrub or patient skin preparation for surgery?
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Which of the following is used as a diluent for medications?
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Which of the following is a smooth-tipped instrument that is used to insert packing into or remove objects from the nose and ear?
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Which are the largest hemostat forceps?
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Which of these anesthetic agents is injected into subcutaneous tissue, resulting in temporary cessation of feeling at the site of the injection?
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These instruments have very sharp hooks.
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Which solution is typically used to preserve excised tissue for specimens?
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Which of the following forceps are used to grasp tissue and in suturing?
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Which of the following catheters is designed to allow it to navigate past obstructions in the urinary tract, such as a swollen prostate in men?
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