Online Test

HIV AIDS Update (1 Hour) - PT - 1 Hour

INSTRUCTIONS

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

1. AIDS has killed more than ______ people, and is now the _____ leading cause of death among adults worldwide. (p.3)

2. HIV belongs to a subgroup of ______ known as ________. (p.4)

3. HIV DNA moves into the cell's nucleus and is spliced into the host's DNA during _________. (p.5)

4. Which one of the following body fluids typically has the highest concentrations of live HIV cells? (p.6)

5. Which of the following is TRUE regarding HIV infection? (p.6-7)

6. An HIV infected individual who has fewer than ______ per cubic milliliter of blood is considered to have AIDS. (p.7)

7. ________ is a confirmatory test for HIV infection. (p.7-8)

8. A combination of several drugs including reverse transcriptase inhibitors and protease inhibitors is known as __________. (p.9)

9. To reduce and prevent accidental exposure to HIV, health care workers should ____________. (p.10)

10. Under the Omnibus AIDS Act, it is a ___________ for a health care worker to accidentally disclose a patient's HIV results. (p.13)