Post subject: First Aid Test #9 (July)
Posted: Jul 05, 2006 - 04:43 PM
|First Aid Test #9 (July)
First Aid Test #9
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Question Number 1
In a patient with a suspected heart attack, can you give them an aspirin to chew?
Question Number 2
Under which of the following should a full face helmet be removed?
A. Difficulty breathing
C. Whenever there are more than one first aider
D. If suspect back injury
Question Number 3
What position should a conscious person suffering from asthma be placed in?
A. A comfortable sitting position
B. Lying down flat
C. Lying down with feet raised
D. Recovery position
Question Number 4
What is the correct procedure for choking for a concious adult?
A. Abdominal Thrusts only
B. Black slaps only
C. 5 Abdominal thrusts followed by 5 back slaps if necessary
D. 5 Back Slaps followed by 5 abdominal thrusts if necessary
Question Number 5
If someones clothing is on fire, how should you extinguish it?
A. Get them to run around
B. Send them outside where it may be colder
C. Wrap them in a coat or curtain
D. Use a fan to blow out the flames
Question Number 6
Which one of the following is a recognition feature of fainting?
A. Hot flushed skin
B. A fast pulse
C. A slow pulse
Question Number 7
It is important to build up trust with the patient. If they ask a question that you do not know the answer to should you?
A. Ignore the question
B. Tell them it is not important
C. Tell them you do not know
D. Make up some fancy words that they will not understand
Question Number 8
When giving rescue breaths to an adult, approximately how long should you be blowing into the mouth for with each breath?
A. Half a second
B. 2 seconds
C. 10 seconds
D. 12 seconds
Question Number 9
With a patient suffering from a penetrating chest wound should you lean the patient towards the injured side or away from it?
A. Towards the injured side
B. Away from the injured side
Question Number 10
Should brandy be offered to someone suffering from hypothermia?
Question Number 11
When arriving on the scene of an incident in what order are the priorities?
A. Give emergency aid; Make the area safe; Get help from others; Assess the situation
B. Get help from others; Give Emergency Aid; Assess the situation; Make the area Safe
C. Assess the situation; Make the area safe; Give emergency aid; Get help from others
Question Number 12
In case of frostbite what temperature water should you use to put the injured parts in?
A. Very Cold water
B. Water from cold water tap
C. Warm water
D. Boiling Water
Question Number 13
How should you check to see that the circulation has not been cut-off after applying a bandage to the wrist?
A. Press a finger nail and see how quickly the colour returns
B. Test the temperature of the finger with a thermometer
C. See if they can still lift a heavy object
Question Number 14
What is the minimum number of people required to perform a log roll on someone with a suspected spinal injury?
Question Number 15
What is the treatment for a Sprain / Strain
B. Rest Ice Compression & Elevation
C. Lower the injury below the heart
Question Number 16
If someone has taken an overdose of drugs, should you induce vomiting?
Question Number 17
Which of the following can be used in the treatment of a burn?
B. Plastic Kitchen Film
D. Sterile Dressing
Question Number 18
What is the rate that you should be aiming for when performing chest compressions on an adult?
A. 10 per minute
B. 30 per minute
C. 100 per minute
D. 120 per minute
Question Number 19
What should you do for a conscious patient suffering from hyperventilation?
A. Place them in the recovery position
B. Get them to breath through a paper bag
C. Get them to breath through a plastic bag
Question Number 20
How can you attempt to remove a insect from inside the ear?
A. Pick it out with tweezers
B. Shaking the head until it falls out
C. Blowing into the opposite ear
D. Flooding the ear with water so that it floats out
Question Number 21
Which two of the following should you do for a bruise?
A. Raise the injured part
B. Keep the injured part below the height of the chest
C. Apply a cold compress
D. Use a hair drier to warm the injury
Question Number 22
If an asthma sufferer takes their medication, but it has no effect, how long should you wait before getting dialing 999 for an ambulance?
A. Always call 999 for an asthma attack
B. After 30 seconds
C. After 5 minutes
D. After 15 minutes
Question Number 23
Which of your senses is not normally used when assessing a casualty?
Question Number 24
What should be done for an embedded foreign object in a wound?
A. Remove as soon as possible
B. Leave in place and seek further medical attention
C. Remove after 10 minutes
Question Number 25
When assessing the response the acronym AVPU is often used.
The level of response can be
A - Alert
V - Voice
P - ?
U - Unresponsive
What does the P stand for (one word)?
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