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Parent Vital Signs Assessment

This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of Lung sounds and Respiratory rate assessment. Read each question fully and make sure you understand what the question is asking before you answer. Some questions are select all that apply, these will be marked by square check boxes. After answering all questions to the best of your ability, click the “Submit” button at the bottom of the page. Your score will be shown at the bottom of the page after submission. You may reset this quiz as many times as you would like.

1 It is important that the patient is unaware that you are taking their respiratory rate.

True
False

2 As a person ages from a baby to an adult, their respiratory rate tends to

Decrease
Increase

3 What is this sound? Make sure your sound is turned on.
File:Crackles pneumoniaO.ogg

Crackles
Wheezes
Rhonchi
Stridor
Normal Breathing

4 What is this sound? Make sure your sound is turned on.
File:Stridor NP OGG 2.ogg

Crackles
Wheezes
Rhonchi
Stridor
Normal Breathing

5 What is this sound? Make sure your sound is turned on.
File:Wheeze2O.ogg

Crackles
Wheezes
Rhonchi
Stridor
Normal Breathing

6 What is the normal respiratory rate range of an adult?

10-30 breaths/minute
12-20 breaths/minute
20-24 breaths/minute
30-60 breaths/minute

7 Wheezes, often caused by bronchoconstriction can be found as the patient inhales or exhales, although they are more common on exhalation.

True
False

8 Tachypnea can be defined as

A respiratory rate above 20 breaths per minute
A respiratory rate above 30 breaths per minute
A respiratory rate above normal range for the patient
A respiratory range below normal range for the patient

9 If you can't hear lung sounds, pressing harder with the bell of the stethoscope will always provide a better sound.

True
False

10 Adventitious lung sounds include wheezing, rhonchi, and rales/crackles.

True
False


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SDG SDG03 Good health and well-being
Authors Josh Hantke
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Language English (en)
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Created September 8, 2021 by Josh Hantke
Modified March 1, 2023 by Felipe Schenone
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