Clin Studies Multiple Choice Questions

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Veterinary Medicine Quiz on Clin Studies Multiple Choice Questions, created by Heather Jeeves on 03/07/2017.

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Question 1

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Peripheral pulses are not palpable when the mean arterial pressure is less than:
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  • 100 mm Hg
  • 85 mm Hg
  • 60 mm Hg
  • 50 mm Hg

Question 2

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Following resuscitation from shock, reperfusion may initiate:
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  • Bone marrow suppression
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Production of oxygen-free radicals

Question 3

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Shock can be defined as:
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  • Increased metabolic rate
  • Impaired oxygen delivery to the tissues
  • Vasoconstriction and decreased heart rate
  • Vasodilation and hypothermia

Question 4

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The standard dose of plasma for a dog or cat is:
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  • 15 to 20 ml/kg
  • 5 to 10 ml/kg
  • 1 to 2 ml/kg
  • 20 to 40 ml/kg

Question 5

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Aggressive Fluid Therapy is contraindicated in which type of shock?
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  • Hypovolemic
  • Cardiogenic
  • Anaphylactic
  • Septic

Question 6

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The clinical signs of pneumothorax typically include:
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  • Brick red mucous membranes
  • Rapid, shallow breathing
  • Hypersalivation
  • Poor mentation

Question 7

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The standard blood collection from a donor dog or cat is:
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  • 15 to 20 mls/kg
  • 5 to 10 mls/kg
  • 1 to 2 mls/kg
  • 20 to 40 mls/kg

Question 8

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A fractious cat presents in severe respiratory distress. What is the best way to immediately provide oxygen?
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  • Nasal cannula
  • Flow-by oxygen
  • Oxygen Mask
  • Small Oxygen chamber or tank

Question 9

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A potent diuretic commonly used in the treatment of pulmonary edema:
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  • Dobutamine
  • Furosemide
  • Dexamethasone Sodium Phophate
  • Nitroglycerin

Question 10

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The recommended setting for electrical defibrillation is:
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  • 2 to 4 joules/kg
  • 10 to 20 joules/kg
  • 40 + joules/kg
  • <15 joules for most companion animals

Question 11

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The presence of ECG complexes with no cardiac contractions to generate a pulse is termed:
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  • Sinus bradycardia
  • Pulseless Electrical activity
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Asystole

Question 12

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A vagus-mediated arrest can occur in patients experiencing:
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  • Internal bleeding
  • Rib fractures
  • Severe vomiting
  • High fever

Question 13

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Endotracheal intubation and ventilation with an Ambu bag with room air provides:
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  • 100% oxygen
  • 43% oxygen
  • 21% oxygen
  • No oxygen at all

Question 14

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Which of the following is indicated in the treatment of ventricular fibrillation?
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  • Sodium bicarbonate
  • Naloxone
  • Electrical Defibrillation
  • Atropine

Question 15

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Serial neurologic assessments should be done hourly on the post arrest patient. This can be achieved by:
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  • Monitoring for CP deficits
  • Pupillary light response testing
  • Changes in pulse quality
  • Monitoring body temperature

Question 16

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Acute renal failure is common in the post-arrest patient. What is the best way to monitor renal function?
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  • Serial body weighing
  • Placement of a urinary catheter to quantify urine output
  • Electrolyte analysis
  • Monitor central venous pressure

Question 17

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When monitoring patients on fluids, urine output is an important consideration. The normal urine production for a healthy animal is:
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  • 5 to 10 mls/kg/hr
  • 1 to 2 mls/kg/hr
  • 15 to 20 mls/kg/hr
  • 25 to 30 mls/kg/hr

Question 18

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Nonrenal causes of increased levels of urea might include which of the following
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  • Fluid and hydration levels
  • The amount of protein ingested
  • Malabsorption
  • Insufficient ADH

Question 19

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Which of the following substances is a byproduct of metabolism, produced at a constant rate, and filtered out by the glomeruli?
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  • Urea
  • Creatinine
  • Glucose
  • Na

Question 20

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Decrease in albumin may occur in which of the following?
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  • Chronic liver disease
  • Carnivorous diet
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Vegetarian diet

Question 21

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When evaluating the liver of dogs and cats, AST should be evaluated in conjunction with which of the following?
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  • ALT
  • Lipase
  • LDH
  • Glucose

Question 22

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The glomeruli of both kidneys must be nonfunctional to what degree before the serum chemistry changes?
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  • 10%
  • 20%
  • 50%
  • 70%

Question 23

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The average urine specific gravity for a normal dog is
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  • 1.025
  • 1.035
  • 1.040
  • 1.045

Question 24

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Appetite can be stimulated by all of the following except:
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  • Certain medications
  • Warming the food
  • Sense of smell
  • Refrigerating the food

Question 25

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An advantage of a nasoesophageal (NE) tube over a gastrotomy tube would include:
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  • It does not require general anesthesia to put the tube in
  • You can use regular dog or cat food with the NE tube
  • The NE tube can be left in place longer than a gastrotomy tube.
  • There is less chance of aspiration pneumonia with a NE tube.

Question 26

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Enteral Feeding is:
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  • The process of going enterals
  • Feeding at timed intervals
  • Feeding orphans
  • Feeding via the gastrointestinal tract

Question 27

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The following would all be good methods of inducing a cat to eat except:
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  • Heating the food
  • Putting a towel in front of the cage
  • Sprinkling the food with onion powder to increase the olfactory properties of the food
  • Placing the food in a wide bowl

Question 28

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If there were no contraindications for the following feeding routes, the best route would be via:
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  • The cephalic vein
  • The jugular vein
  • A gastric tube
  • Femoral artery

Question 29

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Which of the following is not a concern when assisting a surgeon in a C-section:
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  • Minimizing anesthetic drugs that may pass on to the puppies
  • Minimizing the time the mother is in dorsal recumbency because of the weight of the uterus on the aorta
  • Suctioning fluid from the puppies' nasal cavity and mouth to stimulate breathing
  • Intubating the puppies

Question 30

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The least desirable anesthetic protocol for an emergency C section is:
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  • Epidural block
  • Barbiturate anesthetic
  • Neuromuscular blocker
  • Propofol and isoflurane

Question 31

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All of the statements regarding caesarian sections are true, except :
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  • Bloody vaginal discharge is to be expected
  • The newborns delivered by caesarian section are under the effects of anesthesia
  • The surgical incision should not be observed daily by the owner because it is best not to disturb the nursing newborns
  • The newborn should be immediately removed from the membranous sac covering its body on removal from the uterus

Question 32

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All of the statements regarding caesarian sections are true, except
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  • Once the newborns are removed, the mother is out of danger and most of the technicians attention should be on the newborns
  • A caesarian section is also known as a hysterotomy
  • For some breeds of dogs such as English Bulldogs, it is expected that a caesarian section will need to be performed
  • Wait to put the mother with the newborns until after she has adequately recovered from anesthesia.

Question 33

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What has occurred in neonatal isoerythrolysis?
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  • Neonate makes antibodies against its erythrocytes
  • Neonate inherits antibodies against its erythrocytes
  • Neonate gets antibodies against its own erythrocytes from colostrum.
  • Neonate cannot make T or B cells
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