Your-Doctor Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Category: Surgery--->Patient Safety
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The Donabedian model of measuring quality identifies all of the following as main types of improvements EXCEPT:

a. Changes to structure
b. Changes to process
c. Changes to culture
d. Changes to outcomes


Question 2#Print Question

The most common delayed complication following carotid endarterectomy is:

a. Arteriovenous fistulae
b. Myocardial infarction
c. Expanding neck hematoma
d. Localized neurologic deficit


Question 3#Print Question

The most appropriate treatment for a seroma after a soft-tissue biopsy is:

a. Multiple attempts of aspiration with application of pressure dressings
b. Immediate return to the OR for drainage
c. Single attempt at aspiration with return to the OR if it recurs
d. Observation


Question 4#Print Question

Prophylaxis using low-dose unfractionated heparin reduces the incidence of fatal pulmonary embolisms (PE) by:

a. 45%
b. 50%
c. 60%
d. 35%


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Which of the following is the best test to predict successful extubation of a patient?

a. Respiratory rate
b. Negative inspiratory pressure
c. Tobin index
d. Minute ventilation




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