Surgery MCQs

Surgery MCQs

Try to answer these 20+ Surgery MCQs and check your understanding of the Surgery subject. Scroll down and let's begin!

1: The formation of bone depends on a good supply of __________ and __________ to the bone tissue.

A.   Calcium, phosphorus

B.   Calcium, protein

C.   Vitamin , phosphorus

2: A bone fracture in your arm would be part of the ________ division of the skeleton.

A.   Appendicular

B.   Axial

C.   Both

D.   None

3: Patients with chest injuries will often present with _______.

A.   Tachypnea.

B.   Agonal respirations.

C.   Kussmaul respirations.

D.   Cheyne-Stokes

4: An ankle sprain is often characterized by ________:

A.   Hematoma formation, with ligaments that are stretched, or partially or fully torn.

B.   The diagnostic term Bunion (turnip sac) actually means

C.   The diagnostic term Hip Disarticulation (HD) also means

D.   The diagnostic term Anterior Polio/myel/itis means an

5: The history of health education as an emerging profession is just over ________ years old.

A.   100

B.   500

C.   1,000

D.   5,000

6: Femoral shaft fractures can result in up to _____ ml of internal blood loss.

A.   -distal radius

B.   -most shoulder dislocations occur anteriorly

C.   -pulmonary edema

D.   -1,000

7: Immediately life-threatening chest injuries must be found and managed during the _______.

A.   Primary assessment

B.   Blunt trauma

C.   Pulmonary contusion

D.   Aortic rupture

8: Currently in the united states, _____ percent of adults are overweight.

A.   Two-thirds.

B.   Practical

C.   Flexible

D.   Fluid

9: Returning to a sport after an injury is most dependent upon __________.

A.   Your tolerance for pain.

B.   The type of injury.

C.   Your personal rate of healing

D.   Non of these

10: The first step in responding to any sports injury is to __________.

A.   Remove the danger that lead to the injury

B.   Ensure that the player's air way is not obstructed

C.   Begin chest compressions for CPR

D.   Ask the player to stop playing the sport

11: Polycythemia results in _______.

A.   Increased resistance to flow

B.   Decreased resistance to flow

C.   Decreased viscosity

D.   Decreased resistance to flow and decreased viscosity

12: A ____ arthroscopy is always included in a surgical arthroscopy

A.   Diagnostic

B.   Diverse

C.   Predictive

D.   Biopsy

13: Of those losing 25 or more pounds during dieting, ___% regain the weight within the next 2 years.

A.   90

B.   1.5

C.   70

D.   None of these

14: Paradoxical movement is a sign of ________.

A.   Sucking chest wound

B.   Flail chest

C.   Tension pneumothorax

D.   Cardiac tamponade

15: Pneumothorax and tension pneumothorax are examples of injuries that can happen to the ________.

A.   Heart.

B.   Abdomen

C.   Lungs.

D.   Chest wall.

16: Osteomyelitis is an uncommon ______ infection of the bone.

A.   Bone trauma or in diabetic patients.

B.   Electromyography

C.   Shoulder and finger

D.   Calcium and vitamin D

17: ______ is stiffness of the joints, especially in older adults.

A.   Ankylosis

B.   ​Polymyalgia rheumatica

C.   ​Arteriosclerosis

D.   ​Arthritis

18: A major factor associated in the development of both gastritis and peptic ulcer disease is _____.

A.   Serving brightly colored food

B.   Repeated use of NSAIDS

C.   Pregnancy

D.   Infection with H. pylori

19: The pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis involves antibody complexes in the _____.

A.   Ankyloses

B.   Shoulder

C.   Osteoblast

D.   Kyphosis

20: The radiologist noticed a ________ formation on the patient's rib, indicating a healed fracture.

A.   Osteopenia.

B.   Osteomyelitis.

C.   Eponym.

D.   Callus C.

21: The ________ nerves control the diaphragm

A.   Vagus

B.   Costal

C.   Phrenic

D.   Intercostal

22: _____ is a surgical technique in which tissue is destroyed using an electric spark.

A.   Granulation tissue

B.   Electrodesiccation

C.   Dermabrasion

D.   Alopecia areata

23: _____ is diagnosed using patient history and bone density tests.

A.   Osteomalacia

B.   Osteomyelitis

C.   Osteoporosis

D.   Osteosarcoma

24: A babinski's sign is reported as being either ________.

A.   A normal level or an elevated level

B.   Positive or negative

C.   Greater than normal or less than normal

D.   None of the above

25: ________ is the most satiating of all nutrients and has been shown to reduce food intake.

A.   Carbohydrate

B.   Lipid

C.   Protein

D.   Fiber