Medical Equipment Vocabulary Quiz

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What is a bandage primarily used for?

To wrap around an injured body part

When would a neck brace be used?

After a severe head injury with a risk for spinal cord injury

What is the primary function of a cast?

To protect an injured body part or a broken limb

When would a catheter be inserted into a patient?

When the patient is immobilized after surgery and unable to go to the toilet

What are crutches used for?

To walk when a leg or foot is injured or broken

What is a catheter used for?

To remove urine from a patient's body

When would a neck brace be used?

After a severe head injury with a risk for a spinal cord injury

What are crutches primarily used for?

To walk when your leg or foot is injured or broken

What is the primary function of a bandage?

To wrap around an injured body part

What is the primary function of a cast?

To protect an injured body part or a broken limb

Study Notes

Medical Devices and Their Uses

  • A bandage is primarily used for protecting and covering wounds, providing support and compression, and applying pressure to stop bleeding.
  • A neck brace is used to restrict movement and provide support to the neck, typically in cases of whiplash, neck injuries, or surgical recovery.
  • The primary function of a cast is to immobilize and stabilize a broken bone, allowing it to heal properly.
  • A catheter is inserted into a patient to drain urine from the bladder, usually in cases of urinary retention, surgery, or medical conditions that affect the bladder.
  • Crutches are used to provide support and balance to a patient, enabling them to walk while recovering from an injury or surgery, especially for those with mobility issues or lower-body injuries.
  • A catheter is used to drain urine from the bladder, managing urinary incontinence, and assisting in medical procedures that require bladder drainage.
  • A neck brace is used to provide support and stability to the neck, helping to relieve pain and discomfort, and promoting healing.
  • Crutches are primarily used for providing support and enabling mobility to patients with temporary or permanent lower-body injuries or disabilities.
  • The primary function of a bandage is to provide a protective barrier, apply pressure, and offer support to injured areas, promoting healing and recovery.
  • The primary function of a cast is to immobilize and stabilize a broken bone, allowing it to heal properly and regain its original function.

Test your knowledge of medical equipment with this quiz! Explore terms such as bandage, brace, and more, and learn their uses in the medical field. Perfect for medical students and professionals looking to expand their vocabulary.

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