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Health & Patients positioning Questions and Answers NTC Education.

Health & Patients positioning Questions and Answers for Nursing Education.

Health & Patients positioning Questions and Answers NTC Education.

 

 

 

Health & Patients positioning Questions and Answers NTC Education.

What patient positioning decreases intracranial pressure?
A. Fowlers position
B. Lithotomy position
C. Knee-chest position
D. Sims position

 

 

 

 

An. A. Fowlers position
In most patients with intracranial pressure elivating the head to 30 degrees wil reduce the pressure.
This pressure drops due to drainage of cerebral venous blood and cerebrospinal fluid.

2. Which is the best positioning for sigmoidoscopy?
A. Supine position
B. Prone position
C. Lateral position
D. Sims position

 

 

 

 

An. D.Sims position

3. Which of the following positioning is best for giving an enema?
A. Fawler’s position
B. Trendelenburg position
C. Sims position
D. Supine position

 

 

 

 

An. C. Sims position
The sims position is usually used for rectal examination, treatments and enemas.
It is performed by having the patient lying on the left side and the lower extremity straight and the right hip and the right knee bent. It is also called lateral recumbent position.

 

 

 

5. Genupectoral position is also called ?
A. Trendelenburg position
B. Sims position
C. Knee-chest position
D. Prone position

 

 

 

 

 

An. C. Knee-chest position.
In this position the body is elivated and is supported with the knee and chest.

 

 

 

6. What angle is semi fawler’s position?
A. 15 to 3o degrees
B. 30 to 45 degrees
C. 45 to 60 degrees
D. 60 to 90 degrees.

 

 

 

 

 

An. B. 30 to 45 degrees.
Low fowler’s position is the position where the head is elivated to 15 to 30 degrees
Semi fowler’s position is when head is elivated to 30 to 45 degrees
Standard fowler’s position is where the head is elivated to 45 to 60 degrees
And high fowler’s position is where the head is elivated to 60 to 90 degrees.

 

 

 

7. Horizontal recumbent position is the other name of which position?
A. Prone position
B. Trendelenburg position
C. supine position
D. Sims position

 

 

 

 

An. C. supine position

8. A position where the person is lying on their belly with face down is ?
A. supine position
B. Knee-chest position
C. Prone position
D. Trendelenburg position

 

 

 

 

An.C. Prone position

9. Which position is best in the event of respiratory distress ?
A. supine position
B. Trendelenburg position
C. Sims position
D. Fowler’s position

 

 

 

 

 

An. D. Fowler’s position.
It relaxes the tension abnormal muscles causing the chest to expand to open the lungs. This aids in oxygenation or oxygen supply for easy breathing.
Orthopneic position is frequently used in patients with respiratory problems. It helps to expand the chest and lungs to allow more oxygen to enter.

 

 

 

 

10. Which position is often used for child birth?
A. Sims position
B. Trendelenburg position
C. Lithotomy position
D. Supine position

 

 

 

 

 

An. C.Lithotomy position

11. Which patient position is used during the surgery of consillectomy
A. Knee-chest position position
B. Rose position
C. Trendelenburg position
D. Prone position

 

 

 

 

 

An. B. Rose position
Rose positioning is used when a patient is going through; tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy and Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.

 

 

 

12. Which position increases the pulmonary blood flow and thus decreases cyanosis in Tetralogy of fallot?
A. Knee-chest position
B. Squatting position
C. Supine position
D. Both A and B

 

 

 

 

An. D. Both A and B
31. Which position can be used to treat a venous Air embolism?
A. Left lateral decubitus position
B. Trendelenburg position
C. Both A and B
D. Fowler’s position

 

 

 

 

 

An. C. Both A and B
Air embolism is used in heart attack, Gas embolism is used in respiratory failure.
During venous air embolism, one can decide to use left lateral decubitus position or trendelenburg position.

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