How should a suspected spinal fracture
victim be transported?
Ensure immobilization on a rigid
Place a pillow or adequate padding
under the neck
Transport in the shock position
Do all of the above
Deformity at a joint, coupled with pain,
discoloration, and immobility of and
around the joint, is characteristic of which
of the following disorders?
Of those listed below, which joints are the
most frequently dislocated?
Sternal ribs, finger, and jaw
Knee, hip, and elbow
Knee, hip, shoulder, and jaw
hip, shoulder, fingers and jaw
To reduce a dislocated jaw, you should do
which of the following?
Pull the chin forward and down
Have a victim open his or her mouth
several times to affect reduction
Grasp behind the front teeth and pull
Press down behind the last molars and
lift the chin
In general, sprains and strains are injuries
joints and muscles
nerves and blood vessels
bones and blood vessels
bones and nerves
The treatment for strains and sprains
includes all of the following EXCEPT
immediate application of moist heat
immobilization and rest
IN ANSWERING QUESTIONS 4-23
THROUGH 4-25, USE THE RULE OF NINES
AND FIGURE 4-48 IN THE TEXT TO
DETERMINE THE EXTENT OF INJURY BY
BODY SURFACE AREA, AND SELECT THE
MOST APPROPRIATE ANSWER FROM THE
LIST ABOVE BASED ON THE
INFORMATION GIVEN IN THE QUESTION.
A steam burn to the face, chest, abdomen,
and both arms.
A sunburn to the back of both legs, both
arms, and the back.