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This quiz is designed to test your knowledge of Seated Spinal Immobilization. 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 A cervical collar is generally applied prior to the placement of a KED.

True
False

2

KED placement requires at least

rescuers.

3 The patient will often have to be leaned forward or "tilted" to facilitate placement of a KED.

True
False

4 A KED allows for a patient to be lifted in a seated position, if needed.

True
False

5 A KED device must be used when extricating a patient from a vehicle.

True
False

6 The "Criss-cross" and "Same side" strapping methods refer to which pair/s of KED straps?

Head
Top
Middle
Bottom
Legs

7 A KED device that has been properly tightened will not impede a patient's respirations.

True
False

8 A KED should be used on a patient found in a ________ position.

Prone
Supine
Sitting
Standing

9 Patient's who have been placed in a KED are able to be placed on a backboard by performing what action?

Loosening the leg straps
Loosening the head straps
Placing a pillow under the legs
Placing a pillow under the head

10 My Baby Looks Hot Tonight is a way to remember what aspect of KED application?

Patient assessment
KED placement
Strap tightening order
When a KED should be used over a rigid backboard