RVT Journal Quiz: 40 Issue 4 Article 5 Management of the acute abdomen patient

RVT Journal Quiz: 40 Issue 4 Article 5 Management of the acute abdomen patient

Continuing to learn after achieving RVT status is essential for the individual and the advancement of the profession. RVTs can earn one (1) Continuing Education (CE) credit by reading the CE articles in the RVT Journal, or watching recorded sessions of OAVT presentations, and submitting the successfully completed corresponding quizzes.

If you obtain a score of 8 out of 10 (80%) or higher, you will receive a confirmation email which OAVT members can use as acceptable proof for their online CE record.

Which of the following is an example of a 1st generation cephalosporin? *
Which of the following medications should be avoided as a premedication in critical patients? *
Which of the following medications should be avoided in unstable patients as an induction agent, due to its potential to cause respiratory depression and hypotension? *
Which of the following opioids should not be given as an intermittent bolus for post-operative pain control? *
An opioid can be partially reversed with butorphanol. *
Which of the following statements is false? *
Which of the following regarding a Jackson-Pratt drain is true? *
Abdominal effusion in a patient with post-operative gastrointestinal dehiscence will contain nondegenerate neutrophils and no bacteria. *
Which of the following is true? *
When does dehiscence of an intestinal surgical site occur? *