Quiz: Only A Head Nurse Can Get 100% On This Tricky Medical Quiz. Can You?

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Could you survive the medical field as a nurse?

This quiz will test your knowledge of all things medical -- whether you're a doctor or nurse, it's time to test your medical knowledge!

 Jun 24, 2020

1 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

What does 'cardi' refer to?
Kidneys
Heart
Liver

2 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

The _____ helps filter and add moisture to any air that is inhaled through the nasal passages.
sinus
aorta
iris

3 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

What is the main purpose of red blood cells?
They fight infection
They carry oxygen around the body
They break down alcohol

4 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

The nervous system ______.
makes you shiver when you are nervous
carries oxygen throughout the body
transmits signals across the body

5 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Contusions is a medical term for:
Burns
Bruises
Cuts

6 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

What type of cancer is melanoma?
Skin
Brain
Lung

7 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

What happens if you have amnesia?
You lose your memory
You can't swallow
Your appendix doesn't function

8 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Which of these processes is a part of CPR?
Chest compressions
Abdominal thrusts
Tracing pulse

9 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

The top layer of the skin is known as __________.
Epidermis
Nostril
Oculus

10 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

When is the Heimlich manoeuvre used?
When a person has turned comatose
When a person's airways are blocked
When a person's heart has stopped beating

11 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

When delivering a baby, which part of the newborn needs to be supported first?
Head
Body

12 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Where should you inject someone with an EpiPen?
Foot
Butt cheek
Thigh

13 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

If a doctor tells you to prepare a suture kit, what should you bring them?
Hydrogen peroxide and vaseline
Gauze and tape
Needle and thread

14 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Humans can't live without which of the following?
Water
Sunlight
Entertainment

15 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

BPM stands for ______.
Bi-Polar Medication
Beats per minute
Boiling point microwave

16 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

The prefixes "hemo" and "hema" both stand for ____.
tear
heart
blood

17 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Dialysis is a treatment for your ___.
kidney
liver
trachea

18 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Nurses wear clothing known as _______.
hazmat suits
robes
scrubs

19 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

A nurse who works with babies is known as what?
oncology nurse
forensic nurse
neonatal nurse

20 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Which of the following is NOT a blood type?
AB negative
O positive
C negative

21 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

Which of these is the most contagious?
Heart disease
Influenza
Diabetes

22 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!

What is the most common symptom of dementia?
Sore bones
Memory loss
Increase in appetite
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