Quiz: Only A Registered Nurse Will Know The Meaning Of These 18 Slang Terms

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Nurse medical lingo quiz. Nurse slang. Do you know nurse lingo? How well can you guess these nurse phrases?

 Feb 12, 2018

1 of 18Pick an answer!

Nurses wear clothing known as _______.
hazmat suits
scrubs
robes

2 of 18Pick an answer!

A nurse who works with newborn babies is known as what?
oncology nurse
pediatric nursing
neonatal nurse

3 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the medical term for "butt"?
Gluteus maximus
Ass
Buttocks

4 of 18Pick an answer!

What is a "frequent flyer"?
A nurse that runs around a lot
A regular patient in the hospital
A visiting doctor

5 of 18Pick an answer!

What is a "stream team"?
The patient's family
A person that needs assistance
A team of urologists

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Opthalmologists provide ___ care.
ear
stomach
eye

7 of 18Pick an answer!

What is a "lantern test"?
To shine a pen light into a patient's mouth
Providing bedside care
A test to see if the doctor is meeting

8 of 18Pick an answer!

"Chart dehiscence" happens when ______.
you need assistance with a patient
you lose you stethoscope
the chart and its content fall out of place

9 of 18Pick your answer!

The top layer of the skin is known as __________.
oculus
nostril
epidermis

10 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the name for a muscle that turns a limb to face upwards?
Pronator
Sphincter
Supinator

11 of 18Pick an answer!

What does it mean if the patient is "fighting Darwin"?
They are really nice
They like to go for walks
They are refusing treatment because they are stubborn

12 of 18Pick an answer!

What is a "professional patient"?
Someone that hates going to the doctor
Someone that fakes an illness
A family member

13 of 18Pick an answer!

PITA stands for _______.
Pain In The Arse
Perfect In The Agonies
Prime In the Armchair

14 of 18Pick an answer!

"Young invisibles" refers to ______.
patients to visit at home
uninsured twenty-somethings
babies who cry all the time

15 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the anatomical name for the commonly termed ‘windpipe’?
Heart
Arrhythmia
Trachea

16 of 18Pick an answer!

"Dyscopia" refers to ________.
someone with a fear of spiders
a nurse that is having a hard time in school
patients or relatives having difficulty in coping

17 of 18Pick an answer!

"NPS" stands for _______.
Net Promoter Score
New Parent Syndrome
Nude Postgraduate School

18 of 18Pick your answer!

Plantar refers to _______
blood cells
hip bone
the sole of the feet
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