What is the most common genetic defect associated with bleeding disorders?
A. Factor V Leiden
B. Von Willebrand
C. Protein C deficiency
D. Factor X
Sedation prior to surgery is ideal for which group of patients? Choices:
D. Elevated ICP
What is the best treatment for a sacral pressure ulcer?
A. Massaging the area
B. Heat lamp every two hours
C. Gel flotation
D. Sitting on donut
Where are osteoclastomas most commonly found?
Which of the following is NOT a common complication of traumatic myelopathy?
A. Urinary retention
B. Urinary tract calculi
C. Bacterial colonization of the bladder
D. Chronic renal failure
The muscle which is primarily concerned with “unlocking the knee joint” from full extension before flexion can begin is the:
D. Biceps femoris
Which of the following peripheral joints are commonly involved in ankylosing spondylitis?
D. All of them
A 28 year old male presents with 12 weeks of low back and sacral pain worse in the morning, on x-ray, he has abnormal squaring of the vertebral bodies; his diagnosis?
A. Reiter syndrome
B. Degenerative disc disease
C. Ankylosing spondylitis
D. Rheumatoid arthritis
-Reiter syndrome classic triad is conjunctivitis, urethritis, and arthritis.
What is the most common endocrine feature of McCune Albright syndrome?
B. Diabetes mellitus
C. Precocious puberty
Which of the following signs is unique to meperidine overdose rather than opiate overdoses in general?
A. Respiratory depression
D. Biliary spasm