Your-Doctor Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Category: Surgery--->The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
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Question 1#Print Question

Following caustic injury to the skin with an alkaline agent the effected area should initially be:

a. Treated with running water or saline for 30 minutes
b. Treated with running water or saline for 2 hours
c. Treated with a neutralizing agent
d. Treated with topical emollients and oral analgesics


Question 2#Print Question

The treatment of a hydrofluoric acid skin burn is:

a. Application of calcium carbonate gel
b. Irrigation with sodium bicarbonate
c. Injection of sodium bicarbonate
d. Local wound care only


Question 3#Print Question

The area most amenable to salvage by resuscitative and wound management techniques following thermal injury is called the:

a. Zone of hyperemia
b. Zone of coagulation
c. Zone of stasis
d. Zone of scalding


Question 4#Print Question

Tissue ischemia resulting in wounds that are characterized as a partial-thickness injury with a blister is considered:

a. Stage 1
b. Stage 2
c. Stage 3
d. Stage 4


Question 5#Print Question

The presence of sulfur granules in a draining wound should lead to the use of which of the following antibiotics?

a. Rifampin
b. Gentamicin
c. Penicillin
d. Amphotericin




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