Type
Crossword
Description

IM is a route of injection. What type is it? intramuscular
To give or administer medication twice a day. BID
There are 2.2kgs per pound. What is a kg? kilogram
What is the abbreviation for a subcutaneous injection that goes under the skin? SQ
Rx is an abbreviation for? prescription
Medication can be given PO. How are theses administered? orally
IV medications are usually given through a catheter. What is this route of administration called? intravenous
Scooby gets his oral medications SID. How many times a day does the vet tech give Scooby his meds? once
Four times a day treatments. QID
OTC medications can be purchased at a store or a pharmacy with out a prescription. What does OTC mean? overthecounter
1ml is the same as 1cc. Both are units of measurement. What is an ml? milliliter
Surgical patients are given instructions of "Non Per OS" or NPO. What does this mean? Nothingbymouth
OU medications are given in __________. Botheyes
You are given instructions to clean AU. What are you cleaning? bothears
A "cc" is the same as an "ml". What is a cc? cubiccentimeter
An annual PE is recommended on all pets to keep them healthy. What does PE mean? physicalexam
Temperature, Pulse, and Respiration. tpr
Tx is an abbreviation for? treatment
Some injections are given ID. What kind of injection is this? intradermal
Oz is a unit of measurement and not a wizzard. ounce

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Descriptive term that means away from the trunk distal
type of physician that specializes in heart conditions cardiologist
medical term that describes inflammation of a tendon tendinitis
joint movement in which the joint angle gets smaller flexion
this joint movement only occurs at the shoulder and hip circumduction
This tool measures joint angles goniometer
A patient with an eye injury or disease would be referred to this specialist ophthalmologist
the prefix term that means "arm" brachi
the prefix term that means "ligament" syndesmo
in the term for the disease fibromyalgia, the part of the term "myalgia" refers to muscle pain
You are writing a note for a patient who is seeing you after surgery. This is a ______-op note post
to describe the tissue surrounding a wound you would use the perfix: peri
the flu shot is an example of an injection that goes into a muscle. The medical term for this type of injection is: intramuscular
The medical term for "under the skin" subcutaneous
You are writing a note and want to indicate that the patient has full active range of motion. What abbreviation do you use? AROM
The note indicates a limit of ADL. What is the patient having trouble with? activities of daily living
blood in a joint cavity is referred to as: hemarthrosis
A patch that administers medicine across the skin (i.e. nicotine patch) can be described as transdermal
suffix with the meaning "pertaining to" al
a fast pulse or heart rate would be called tachycardia
You would examine a patient's skin color for a yellow tint, which is also called Jaundice
a condition of a crooked or bent vertebral column is also known as scoliosis
Your patient just had ACL surgery. What structure was repaired? anterior cruciate ligament
You ask your patient, "what happened?" in order to determine the MOI. What does MOI stand for? mechanism of injury
What is a common format for documentation? SOAP
which range of motion does the clinician perform for the patient? passive
what type of questions should you ask when taking a history? open ended
this abbreviation is used to describe a patient with low back pain LBP
this abbreviation is used when the patient has normal exam results or is within normal limits WNL
This abbreviation is used when a patient is able to walk without assistance or bear their full weight FWB
a concussion does not always result in a loss of consciousness, which is abbreviated as: LOC
this abbreviation can be used to define either gloves (used during wound care) or a health screening prior to sports participation PPE
this abbreviation is used to describe the primary problem or complaint of the patient cc
Pain on the inside of the knee may indicate an injury to this ligament MCL
this abbreviation is used to describe the least amount or minimum range min
When assessing the need for CPR, one would first check for breathing and circulation, often referred to as: ABCs
documented in the "plan" section of a SOAP note, the short term goals are abbreviated as: STG

Medication Administration Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

amount of drug administered, usually measured in milligrams Dose
factors that prevent the use of a drug or treatment Contraindication
Drugs are to be prescribed in 'what' name? Generic
IM means? Intramuscular
NG means? Nasogastric
PRN means? as required
Nocte means? night
State means? immediately
They are sensory neurones and travel back towards the CNS Afferent
They are motor neurons that travel outwards from the CNS Efferent
What blocks target receptor sites? Antagonist
What stimulates their target receptor sites? Agonist
Route by which a drug is administered into the ear Aural
The administration route for a drug injected just beneath the top layer of skin is called: subcutaneous
IV stands for: Intravenous
Medication that comes in a glass container with a narrow neck is called a: Ampoule
An unexpected effect of a drug is know as: Adverse Effect
Sublingual administration means: drug placed under the tongue
QID stands for? Four times a day
A durg to be given in the morning would be prescribed as what? Mane

oral medications and parenteral dosages Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

medication administered into a muscle by injection intramuscular
medication administered under the skin by injection subcutaneous
medication administered between the layers of the skin intradermal
medication delivered directly to the blood stream through a vein intravenous
a solid disk that contains a drug tablet
oval-shaped pills that have a coating for easy swallowing caplets
oval-shaped shells that consist of two pieces that fit together capsules
gelatin shells that are not designed to be opened gelcaps
tablets that have a coating that is meant to dissolve in the small intestines enteric-coated
contain granules of medication spansules
a type of syringe that is less than 1 mL tuberculin
a type of syringe that is greater than 1 mL standard
when the amount to administer is greater than 1 mL always round to the nearest ____ place tenths
when the amount to administer is less than 1 mL always round to the nearest ____ place hundredth
inhaled medications inhalants
medications that are administered through the skin transdermal
medication applied to the skin topical
medications used for the eyes ophthalmic
medications used for the ears otic

Birth Control/ Contraceptive Methods Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Suppositories must be given time to _______ once inserted in the vagina. Melt
The _____ environment of the vagina helps to activate suppositories and to kill some bacteria. Acidic
Device inserted into the uterus by a doctor. IUD
Not having sexual intercourse. Abstinence
Condoms must be put on before any _____ contact takes place. Genital
Oral contraception Pill
Rubber or animal skin sheath worn on the penis. Condom
White aerosol cream placed in the vagina. Foam
Absorbs, blocks, and chemically kills sperm. OTC Sponge
Chemical sperm killer. OTC Spermicide
Depo-Provera is given through an _____. Injection
Offers protection against pregnancy for 3 years. Rod placed in _____. Arm
Hormonal methods prevent _____. Ovulation
Most hormonal methods are a combination of 2 female hormones: estrogen & _____. Progesterone
Hormonal methods containing estrogen are NOT recommended for heavy _____. Smokers
Spermicide suppositories are available in capsules or _____. Film
_____-based products create small tears or breaks in a condom & should not be used. Oil

PHARMACY FUN CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

Professional in charge who dispenses medicine PHARMACIST
Hypersensitive response of the immune system ALLERGICREACTION
Mixture that must be shaken before use SUSPENSION
Doctor’s instructions for dispensing medication PRESCRIPTION
Drugs should be kept in their original _______ BOTTLE
A similar medicine that replaces a brand name drug GENERIC
Room where drugs are prepared and dispensed DISPENSARY
Class of drugs like ibuprofen or aspirin NSAIDS
Amount of medication taken DOSE
Action of combining multiple drugs for personalized treatment COMPOUNDING
Where the patient name and instructions are printed LABEL
Situation when a substance affects a drug’s activity INTERACTION
Type of drug used to treat blood clots ANTICOAGULANT
Heroin replacement METHADONE
IV Nutrition TPN
Brand Name Zithromax AZITHROMYCIN
Medication administered pr ENEMA
Medication reconciliation HISTORY

Pharmacology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Defining drugs, studying the aspects of drugs Pharmacology
These drugs are often taken by "partiers" and can become addictive, when thought of can be seen as "druggies" using them Controlled substances
Pick up at pharmacies Prescription
When you have a headache or a slight cold, you may often take ____ medications over-the-counter
Who makes your prescriptions and who you pick them up from (person) Pharmacist
Can be over-the-counter medications, but are well known and are sold under a patent. _____ ____ medicaiton Brand name
Not protected by a patent, less costly. ____ medication generic
Where you can find information about medicaitons & the descriptions of them Physicians Desk Reference
Following the orders the doctor tells on how to take your medication compliance
When the reaction of the medication is not as sustainable as it should be after taking it for a long period of time, you have built a ____ tolerance
Using medications for a different use than you are supposed to, using the medication out of proportion Addiction
After taking a medication, something else happens on top of the desired effect that is not desired by the patient adverse drug reaction
Taking a medication and the opposite reaction occurs instead of the desired one. _____ reaction paradoxial
When taking a medication, the desired effect does not accompany the patient, but an undesired effect does. ____ reaction idiosyncratic
When somebody takes two medications, and both increase the reaction of eachother. ____ reaction synergistic
A person takes two medications, and taking them together harms the patient or it is bad for them. The medications are: contraindicated
Random, unharmful substance. Usually a sugar pill placebo
This allows researchers to fully examine medications, including their side effects double blind trial
Medications that are known to reduce the pain for a person Analgesics
Taken to reduce extreme pain narcotic analgesics
Taken to minimize swelling, and to help the pain (the acronym) NSAIDS
Medications that get rid of all sensation anesthetics
What happens when you are in surgery. Lack of conciousness & sensation general anesthetics
Loss of sensation in a specific area, only for a period of time Local anesthetic
When you put the medication under the tongue and it dissolves, this is using ____ administration sublingual
Insertion through the rectum to administer medication. ____ administration rectal
When the substance is rubbed on the skin where the area is infected. ____ application topical
Substance rubbed into the (unbroken) skin and it is transported to the bloodstream. _____ medications transdermal
When the lungs administer the substance to the bloodstream. _____ administration inhalation
When the digestive tract administers the substance to the bloodstream. ____ administration oral
A word that depicts medication given in any other way other than orally parenteral
What medications are injected into tissues by syringe
A medication that is injected all at once bolus
Medications that are injected right into the dermis. ____ injections intradermal
Medications injected directly into the hypodermis. ____ injections subcutaneous

Medicines Administration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where would you find information about medicines side effects? Patient information leaflet
Where can we return medicines for disposal? Pharmacy
You must always obtain this before administration of medication Consent
What colour ink should be used to sign a MAR Black
Medication must be administered to the? Right Person
Liquid medication is usually displayed in ---------/ml Milligram
Hiding medication to administer without the persons knowledge is known as what? Covert Administration
A pill crusher is an example of? Compliance Aid
The amount of medicine to be administered is known as the? Dose
How many categories of medicines are there? Four
Levetiracetam is an example of an? Anti Epileptic Drug
You should do this before and after administering medication Wash your hands
How many doses of paracetamol can be administered in a 24hour period? Four
Medicines must be kept out of the ----- and reach of children Sight
MAR should be signed ----------- after administartion of a medicine immediately
There are --- rights of medicines administration six
Right person, Right medication, Right Dose, Right date, Right time, Right ----- route
Which form of medicine is usually disposed of after 28 days Eye drops
Administration by specialised technique is what level of support? Three
How should you apply an emollient? liberally
What type of cream is applied sparingly? Steroid

Pharmacy Awareness Week Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Pain killers Narcotics
Medication reconciliation History
Medication administered pr. Enema
Pharmacist title Clinical
IV nutrition TPN
Heroin replacement Methadone
Homebound patient Discharge
Pharmacist aide Technician
Medication amount Dose
Clostridium defficile's enemy Vancomycin
MD's order Prescription
Interdisciplinary powwow Rounds
Med error event Incident
Mixing medication Compounding
Brand vs. ____________ Generic
Patient instructions Counseling

Give Me My Medicine!!! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the 6 rights dose
Refers to how a medication is given route
Abbreviation for medication given by mouth PO
Should be reviewed prior to administering medication physiciansorder
Refers to medication admin. into pinched fold of skin subcutaneous
Don't do this prior to withdrawing needle from SQ admin. aspirate
Should always be worn when administering medications gloves
Should always be checked prior to administering medications allergies
Used to clean vial stopper alcohol
should be changed between aspiration and administration of medication needle
How to clean injection site Circularmotion
How skin should be held for intramuscular injection taut
Position of needle for intramuscular injection ninetydegrees
Observe for this after administering injection bleeding
Observe for this after administering any medication allergicreaction
First thing done upon entering patient room handwashing
How to recap needle prior to switching needles scoopmethod

Medical Assistant Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Large Bone in the Leg Femur
Another word for a contusion Bruise
What does the prefix cardio refer to heart
What term describes blood in the urine Hematuria
A condition defined by too much sugar in the blood Diabetes
The word emesis means Vomiting
What does the prefix hemo refer to Blood
What does syncope mean Faint
What does febrile mean fever
What is an irregular heartbeat called arrhythmia
What does edema refer to swelling
What is a pediatric doctor is called Pediatrician
RX is an abbreviation for prescription
a preventitive injection vaccine
Medical term for high blood pressure hypertension
What is the top number of the blood pressure referred to systolic
Medical Term for a blood draw venipuncture
You listen to a persons heart with stethoscope
If something affects both sides of the body it is considered bilateral
Specialty related to the bladder urology