1 of 30 The elderly are increasingly more difficult to evaluate medically due to the three major changes in the patients. Which of the following is NOT one of them? A. Worsening vision B. Decreased hearing C. Increased memory D. Declining cognitive abilities 2 of 30 The hallmark sign of aging is the bodys decreased ability to maintain ________. A. ideal body weight B. homeostasis C. hair color D. skin elasticity 3 of 30 What are some of the potential behavior changes related to pain? A. Lethargy B. Increased mobility C. Increased energy D. Agitation and confusion 4 of 30 A healthy human brain will continue to develop until the approximate age of ________. A. 50 B. 60 C. 25 D. 35 5 of 30 Interest in fingerprints has been around for a long period of time. Their uniqueness was discovered in the ________. A. 1200s B. 1500s C. 1600s D. 1800s 6 of 30 Forensic science is the application of science to ________. A. medicine B. biology C. crime D. history 7 of 30 A decrease in the function of the ________ can lead to accumulation of medication in the geriatric patient. A. kidneys B. heart C. lungs D. vessels 8 of 30 What part of long bones contains high levels of oxygen? A. Medulla B. Ends C. Shaft D. Marrow 9 of 30 Which of these is NOT a common behavioral change due to pain? A. Being grumpy B. Swearing C. Having a loss of appetite D. Increased social interaction 10 of 30 If a fetus does NOT get enough calcium in the mothers diet the fetus ________. A. gets it from converting other nutrients B. breaks down his or her own bones that had developed so far C. does not get enough calcium and may not develop properly because of the lack D. gets it from the mothers bones and teeth weakening them 11 of 30 An older patient may lose up to ________ neurons a day. A. 100 B. 1000 C. 10000 D. 100000 12 of 30 For several hundred years it was believed that ________ were poisonous. A. grapes B. poppy seeds C. tomatoes D. watermelons 13 of 30 A technique called video skullface superimposition was used to identify ________. A. Josef Mengele B. Tutankhamen King Tut C. Both a and b D. None of the above 14 of 30 Seeing multiple doctors at the same time can lead to ________. A. loss of insurance B. carcinoma C. polypharmacy D. increased agitation 15 of 30 Carpal tunnel syndrome is a result of damage to the ________ nerve. A. carpal B. lateral C. median D. radial 16 of 30 Some diabetics do NOT produce enough insulin to allow glucose into the bodys cells. Due to this fact the body will start eating fats FIRST followed by what? A. Mucus B. Proteins C. Lipids D. None of the above 17 of 30 This type of muscle tissue is found in the heart. A. Skeletal B. Voluntary C. Smooth D. Cardiac 18 of 30 Melanoma is significant because ________. A. it only strikes in the 2529 age group B. it has a low mortality rate C. darkly pigmented people do NOT get it D. it has the MOST rapidly increasing mortality rate of any cancer 19 of 30 This skin infection is also called furuncles. A. Tinea B. Impetigo C. Warts D. Boils 20 of 30 A condition that has a bulls eye macule/papule is ________. A. scabies B. general warts C. acne D. Lyme disease 21 of 30 Which type of muscle lines the blood vessels and airways of the body? A. Rough B. Glia C. Smooth D. Striated 22 of 30 Which statement is NOT TRUE of the epidermis? A. It is a stratified squamous epithelium. B. It is composed mostly of connective tissue. C. It is the outermost layer of skin. D. It contains the stratum corneum. 23 of 30 Jaundice is caused by a build-up in the body of ________. A. carotene B. bilirubin C. melanin D. bile 24 of 30 What is the layer of skin that we can see? A. Subcutaneous fascia B. Epidermis C. Stratum basale D. Dermis 25 of 30 The ________ system transports water oxygen and a variety of nutrients and other substances necessary for life to the cells and transports waste products away from the cells. A. cardiovascular B. urinary C. digestive D. respiratory 26 of 30 Treatment for Herpes is ________. A. antivirals B. antibiotics C. steroids D. medicated cream 27 of 30 Tinea capitis tinea corporis tinea pedis and tinea cruris are caused by ________. A. bacteria B. mites C. fungi D. ringworms 28 of 30 Which membrane is the main organ of the integumentary system? A. Cutaneous B. Mucous C. Parietal D. Visceral 29 of 30 The skin tans in response to sunlight because of increased________. A. keratin B. melanin C. sebum D. collagen 30 of 30 The Rule of ________ is a system devised to assess the amount of body surface affected by a burn. A. injury B. nines C. many D. five
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