Online Test

Pain & Symptom Management - PT - 1 Hour


You will need to answer 7 questions correctly to pass the test.

1. Which of the following is an opioid neurotransmitter? (p.4-5)

2. Which of the following is NOT a pathophysiologic mechanism of pain? (p.6-7)

3. Which pain assessment tool would be most appropriate for an individual with cognitive impairment? (p.9-10)

4. A person has effective pain relief with Acetaminophen or NSAIDS. They would be on Step ____ of the WHO Pain Relief Ladder. (p.12)

5. Which of the following is the most potent form of opioid medication? P.15)

6. Which of the following is NOT a common adverse effect of opioid medication? (p.15-17)

7. According to the CDC's guidelines, opioids used to treat acute pain are typically needed for ___ days or less; and are rarely needed for more than ___ days. (p.17-18)

8. Diathermy, ultrasound, and HVPGS are all considered _______ modalities and should be used ________ to decrease pain and facilitate functional abilities. (p.19-20)

9. Activity pacing and pleasurable activity scheduling are interventions used in which type of therapy? (p.22-23)

10. Which of the following is NOT one of the core skills of self-management? (p.23-24)