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 06, 2018
1 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
What does 'cardi' refer to?
Liver
Kidneys
Heart
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 break down alcohol
They fight infection
They carry oxygen around the body
4 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
The nervous system ______.
carries oxygen throughout the body
makes you shiver when you are nervous
transmits signals across the body
5 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
Contusions is a medical term for:
Bruises
Cuts
Burns
6 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
What type of cancer is melanoma?
Brain
Lung
Skin
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?
Tracing pulse
Chest compressions
Abdominal thrusts
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's airways are blocked
When a person's heart has stopped beating
When a person has turned comatose
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
Thigh
Butt cheek
13 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
If a doctor tells you to prepare a suture kit, what should you bring them?
Gauze and tape
Needle and thread
Hydrogen peroxide and vaseline
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 ______.
Beats per minute
Boiling point microwave
Bi-Polar Medication
16 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
The prefixes "hemo" and "hema" both stand for ____.
heart
blood
tear
17 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
Dialysis is a treatment for your ___.
kidney
trachea
liver
18 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
Nurses wear clothing known as _______.
scrubs
robes
hazmat suits
19 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
A nurse who works with babies is known as what?
neonatal nurse
oncology nurse
forensic nurse
20 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
Which of the following is NOT a blood type?
O positive
C negative
AB negative
21 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
Which of these is the most contagious?
Influenza
Heart disease
Diabetes
22 of 22STAT! Pick the correct answer!
What is the most common symptom of dementia?
Memory loss
Sore bones
Increase in appetite
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