10 Random Questions

General Cardiac

In a patient with ventricular fibrillation refractory to repeated attempts at defibrillation and epinephrine administration, the most appropriate management is administration of


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Equipment & Physics

Which of the following is most effective in decontaminating an anesthesia machine that was splattered with HIV-contaminated blood?


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Pediatric OB

Which of the following would be most likely to result in neonatal depression when administered to a healthy parturient during an uncomplicated labor and vaginal delivery?


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General

Which of the following is the most sensitive indicator of impending renal failure following trauma?


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OB

During the first stage of labor, the pain of uterine contractions and cervical dilatation is transmitted via the spinal cord segments


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General

A 65-year-old man has a history of alcohol abuse. Which of the following preoperative serum concentrations would provide the best assessment of synthetic hepatic function?


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Pharmacology & Pharmacokinetics

Compared with the response of a normal patient, administration of a bolus dose of pancuronium (0.15 mg/kg) to a patient with cirrhosis and ascites would be associated with


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General

Which of the following is the most appropriate treatment of methemoglobinemia prior to emergency surgery?


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Pediatric

Which of the following statements concerning the retinopathy of prematurity is true?


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Pharmacology & Pharmacokinetics

Which of the following is a sign of cyanide toxicity during nitroprusside therapy?


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