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ACLS Pretest Questions and Answers

1. A conscious patient is diagnosed with coronary thrombosis in the ER. What are appropriate treatments?

 
 
 
 

2. How long should you check for a carotid pulse on an adult?

 
 
 
 

3. When should an unconscious patient receive only rescue breaths and not CPR?

 
 
 
 

4. When should a jaw thrust be used in place of a head tilt-chin lift?

 
 
 
 

5. Which of these is the preferred advanced airway for an unconscious adult that is showing poor ventilation with an ambu bag?

 
 
 
 

6. Where should you palpate for a pulse on an unconscious infant during CPR?

 
 
 
 

7. Which of these is NOT a recommended pharmacological treatment for a stable patient with a wide complex Ventricular tachycardia (monomorphic)?

 
 
 
 

8. What is the single most important therapy for survival of cardiac arrest?

 
 
 
 

9. 4.Which of these drugs should be avoided when a patient presents with Atrial Fibrilations with Wolf-Parkinson-White syndrome (WPW) delta waves?

 
 
 
 

10. You witness the collapse of an adult. Upon assessment he is unresponsive but is still adequately breathing and has a pulse. You have called for the emergency response team. There is no concern for a spinal injury. What is your next best course of action?