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1 - Diarrhea and vomiting may be two of the signs and symptoms of novel H1N1 flu virus.
   True
   False
   

2 - The best way to be protected from the seasonal flu virus is to:
   know the signs and symptoms of seasonal flu.
   get vaccinated yearly.
   use proper personal protective equipment.
   screen patients for signs of respiratory illness.

3 - To protect staff and patients from novel H1N1 flu virus:
   Screen patients for signs of respiratory illness and do not treat.
   Get vaccinated when H1N1 vaccine becomes available.
   Use proper personal protective equipment.
   All of the above.

4 - The number one way to prevent the spread of infection is by:
   Getting vaccinated.
   Using personal protective equipment.
   Covering your cough
   Washing your hands.
   All of the above.

5 - The seasonal flu shot contains a live flu virus that can give you the flu.
   True
   False
   

6 - Recommendations for screening and educating patients with a febrile respiratory illness can:
   Only be used for novel H1N1 flu virus.
   Only be used for patients with seasonal flu.
   Be used for any patient ill with a febrile respiratory illness.
   None of the above.

7 - The following are included in Standard Precautions:
   Hand hygiene
   Gloves and mask
   Gown
   All of the above

8 - The following are to be used for Droplet Precautions (hint -- refer to signs):
   Mask with goggles or mask with face shield
   Apron
   A N-95 fit-tested respirator
   A Powered, Air-Purifying Respirator (PAPR).

9 - If the novel H1N1 flu virus is making large numbers of the population ill you should:
   Close your office.
   Screen your patients and staff for disease.
   Teach patients and staff control measures.
   b. and c. only

10 - Currently health officials monitoring the novel H1N1 flu virus are:
   Confirming every case by laboratory testing.
   Conserving their resources by tracking severe or fatal cases.
   Vaccinating all high-risk groups
   Confident that the pandemic is resolving.





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