Patient Injuries & Infections Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a skin abrasion?

Question 2 2. How thick is the epidermis?

Question 3 3. What is leukocytosis?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT associated with fever?

Question 5 5. When hemorrhaging presents as a pinpoint sized, perfectly round, red-purplish spot under the skin, what is the most accurate term?

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Question 6 6. A patient presents with a non-blistering sunburn. Redness is noted on the chest and shoulders with clear lines demarcating where the patient's bathing suit was. The skin appears dry, and is tender to the touch. What is the most appropriate term for this burn?

Question 7 7. A scientist that dedicates his life to studying how antibodies work is interested in this branch of science.

Question 8 8. These proteins in your blood protect you against future attacks from antigens.

Question 9 9. The first phase of wound healing is where what (mainly) occurs?

Question 10 10. Coagulation is just another word for:

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Question 11 11. Which molecule is responsible for attracting neutrophils to a damaged area in the body?

Question 12 12. Which of the following are examples of eicosanoids?

Question 13 13. The chain of infection is made up of how many links?

Question 14 14. What is the last 'step' or 'link' in the chain of infection?

Question 15 15. Inflammatory mediators may be, or have derivatives made of all of the following, EXCEPT:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a possible result of chronic inflammation?

Question 17 17. A person with a genetic disease that doesn't manufacture enough platelets would need what to survive?

Question 18 18. Which vitamin is needed to produce clotting factors?

Question 19 19. How can a person's immune system contribute to symptoms of disease?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a type of pathogen that can enter its host and multiply in order to cause an infection?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following does NOT occur during the period of illness?

Question 22 22. You start to feel sick but have yet to experience the full onset of clinical signs and symptoms. Which stage of disease is this?

Question 23 23. What is the most common type of skin abrasion?

Question 24 24. What is the technical term for fever?

Question 25 25. Which type of birthmark is described as 'a bright red or pink, raised, vascular birthmark on the surface of the skin'?

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Question 26 26. This type of immunity involves special cells, like killer T cells, that rid the body of unwanted cells.

Question 27 27. What mainly happens in the second phase of wound healing?

Question 28 28. What is released from damaged cells in the immune response?

Question 29 29. One of the BEST ways to break the chain of infection at the reservoir link is _____.

Question 30 30. What do we call molecules and free radicals derived from oxygen that are involved in the process of inflammation?

Patient Injuries & Infections Chapter Exam Instructions

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