Monday, March 31, 2014

ACLS Medication Questions

1. Match the initial dosage with the correct ACLS drug:  40 units IV

a.  Amiodarone
b.  Lopressor
c.  Vasopressin
d   Epinephrine             

2. Match the initial dosage with the correct ACLS drug:  300mg IV

a.  Cardizem
b.  Procainamide
c.  Nitroglycerine
d   Amiodarone

3. Match the initial dosage with the correct ACLS drug:  0.5mg

a.  Atropine
b.  Adenosine
c.  Amiodarone
d.  Atenolol


4. Match the initial dosage with the correct ACLS drug:  1 – 1.5 mg/kg

a.  Procainamide
b.  Lidocaine
c.  Magnesium
d.  Dopamine


5. Match the initial dosage with the correct ACLS drug:  2.5 – 5mg IV

a.  Verapamil
b.  Plavix
c.  Lopressor
d.  Norepinephrine



Answers
1.  c.  Vasopressin
2.  d   Amiodarone
3.  a.  Atropine
4.  b.  Lidocaine
5.  a.  Verapamil

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Basic EKG Rhythm Test 17

Identify the following rhythms.


1.






a. Idioventricular rhythm
b. Complete heart block
c. Atrial fibrillation with slow ventricular response
d. Junctional rhythm

2.







a. Atrial paced
b. AV paced
c. Biventricular paced
d. Ventricular paced

3.


a. Polymorphic ventricular fibrillation
b. Torsades de pointes
c. Uniform ventricular tachycardia
d. Fine ventricular fibrillation

4.


a. Sinus bradycardia
b. Normal sinus rhythm
c. First degree block
d. 2nd degree heart block type II

5.


a. Atrial fibrillation
b. Sinus bradycardia
c. Accelerated idioventricular rhythm
d. Accelerated junctional rhythm

6.







a. Normal sinus rhythm
b. Accelerated idioventricular rhythm
c. Accelerated junctional rhythm
d. Sinus bradycardia

7.






a. First Degree block
b. Second degree block type I
c. Second degree block type II
d. Third degree block

8.






a. Atrial paced
b. Biventricular paced
c. Dual paced
d. Ventricular paced

9.






a. 1st degree block
b. 2nd degree AV block type I
c. 2nd degree AV block type II
d. Complete heart block

10.






a. Accelerated idioventricular rhythm
b. Accelerated junctional rhythm
c. Sinus rhythm
d. Atrial fibrillation

11.






a. Complete heart block
b. Junctional rhythm
c. Idioventricular rhythm
d. Agonal rhythm

12.





a. Sinus arrhythmia with sinus bradycardia
b. Normal sinus rhythm with sinus arrest
c. Atrial fibrillation with slow ventricular response
d. Idioventricular rhythm

13.







a. Accelerated idioventricular rhythm
b. Junctional tachycardia
c. Supraventricular tachycardia
d. Ventricular tachycardia

14.






a. Monomorphic ventricular tachycardia deteriorating into ventricular fibrillation
b. Coarse ventricular fibrillation changing to fine ventricular fibrillation
c. Torsades de pointes changing to ventricular fibrillation
d. Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia transitioning to atrial fibrillation


15.






a. NSR with a pair of PACs
b. NSR with multifocal PVCs
c. NSR with unfocal PVCs
d. Sinus rhythm with bigeminal PVCs

16.







a. Atrial paced with PACs
b. AV paced with PACs
c. Ventricular paced with PACs
d. Biventricular paced with PACs

17.







a. NSR with a pair of PACs
b. NSR with multifocal PVCs
c. NSR with unfocal PVCs
d. Sinus rhythm with bigeminal PVCs


18.







a. Sinus bradycardia with a sinus pause
b. Sinus arrhythmia
c. Complete heart block
d. Sinus bradycardia with a dropped PAC

19.












a. Atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular paced
b. Atrial flutter with rapid ventricular response
c. Multifocal atrial tachycardia
d. Ventricular fibrillation

20.






a. Monomorphic ventricular tachycardia
b. Coarse ventricular fibrillation
c. Torsades de pointes

d. Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia 

21.










a. Normal sinus rhythm and a PVC
b. Junctional rhythm and a PVC
c. Atrial fibrillation with slow ventricular response and a PVC
d. Idioventricular rhythm and a PVC

22.










a. NSR with trigeminal PJCs
b. NSR with trigeminal PACs
c. NSR with trigeminal PVCs
d. Sinus arrhythmia


23.











a. NSR with pauses
b. Sinus arrhythmia
c. Wandering atrial pacemaker
d. Atrial fibrillation


24.











a. Sinus tachycardia
b. Junctional tachycardia
c. Multifocal atrial tachycardia
d. Atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response

25.






a. Complete heart block
b. Junctional rhythm
c. Idioventricular rhythm
d. Agonal rhythm



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Answers
01. a. Idioventricular rhythm
02. a. Atrial paced
03. b. Torsades depointes
04. c. First degree block
05. d. Accelerated junctional rhythm
06. d. Sinus bradycardia
07. d. Third degree block
08. b. Biventricular paced
09. c. 2nd degree AV block type II
10. a. Accelerated idioventricular rhythm
11. d. Agonal rhythm
12. c. Atrial fibrillation with slow ventricular response
13. c. Supraventricular tachycardia
14. a. Monomorphic ventricular tachycardia changing to ventricular fibrillation
15. d. Sinus rhythm with bigeminal PVCs
16. a. Atrial paced with PACs
17. b. NSR with multifocal PVCs
18. a. Sinus bradycardia with a sinus pause
19. b. Atrial flutter with rapid ventricular response
20. b. Coarse ventricular fibrillation
21. b. Junctional rhythm and a PVC
22. b. NSR with trigeminal PACs
23. c. Wandering atrial pacemaker
24. b. Junctional tachycardia
25. c. Idioventricular rhythm

Friday, March 28, 2014

Practice Rhythm Strips 265

Identify the following rhythms.


1.


2.


3.


4.


5.














Answers


1.   Atrial fibrillation with unifocal PVCs
2.   Junctional rhythm
3.   NSR with 5 beat run of VT
4.   Sinus bradycardia
5.   Supraventricular tachycardia


Thursday, March 27, 2014

Practice Rhythm Strips 264

Identify the following rhythms.

1.


2.



3.



4.


5.











Answers

1.   Complete heart block
2.   NSR with a couplet
3.   Sinus bradycardia with sinus arrest
4.   Ventricular paced
5.   Ventricular tachycardia

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Practice Rhythm Strips 263

Identify the following rhythms.

1.














2.


3.

4.


5.











Answers


1.   Atrial flutter with PVC triplet
2.   NSR with bigeminal PVCs
3.   NSR changing to idioventricular rhythm
4.   Sinus bradycardia changing to NSR
5.   Ventricular tachycardia

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Practice Rhythm Strips 262

Identify the following rhythms.

1.


2.

3.


4.


5.















Answers

1.   Ventricular tachycardia
2.   Multifocal atrial tachycardia
3.   NSR with a ventricular escape beat
4.   NSR with PACs
5.   NSR with bigeminal PVCs


Monday, March 24, 2014

Practice Rhythm Strips 261

Identify the following rhythms.

1.


2.


3.


4.


5.















Answers

1.   Atrial fibrillation with run of VT
2.   Atrial fibrillation with unifocal PVCs
3.   Accelerated idioventricular rhythm changing to asystole
4.   NSR with PVC triplet
5.   Supraventricular tachycardia