Type
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Description

Haloperidol falls into this class of drugs. antipsychotic
This drug is an antihypertensive drug. sotalol
This class of drug causes a patient to urinate. diuretic
Used as an antidote to morphine. naloxone
Use as a first-line drug in emergency situations to bring back blood pressure. epinephrine
An antidiabetic drug that should be held before giving radiocontrast dye. metformin
This drug is an antiseizure medication. divalproex
One of the newer antihistamine drugs that is less sedating. loratidine
A parenteral drug that is used in patients with diabetes and comes in short-acting and long-acting forms. insulin
One of many drugs used to decrease blood lipids and cholesterol. fluvastatin
This drug contains antiseizure, antianxiety, and muscle relaxant actions. clonazepam
This class of drugs is very toxic and used to treat cancer. chemotherapy
The acronym used for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. NSAID
This drug falls in the same class as dobutamine. milrinone
The class of drugs used to treat patients for claustrophobia and stimulate gamma-aminobutyric acid receptors in the brain. Antianxiety
The same answer as #12 Across. chemotherapy
Is considered an antihypertiensive drug. diltiazem
Used to treat a weak heart. digoxin
Used to treat cardiac dysrhythmias. lidocaine
This drug is used in cardiology as an antiplatelet. clopidogrel
An antihistamine drug that is commonly used for treating allergic reactions. diphenhydramine
An antiseizure medication that has a strong animal as the beginning of its name. oxcarbazine
This drug is a muscle relaxing agent that begins with bac–. baclofen
Used for seizures and begins with letter F. fosphenytoin
A drug and vitamin used for treating cholesterol problems. niacin

Anti-anxiety Medications Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Class of CNS depressant prescribed for fast acting relief of anxiety Benzodiazepines
_____ amounts of benzodiazepine over time to maintain therapeutic effect Increase
______ symptoms occur when patient stops taking benzodiazepines Withdrawal
_______ can be given with a CNS depressant but should not be given with an MAOI - can cause hypertensive crisis Buspirone
Class of medications that treat anxiety, are fast acting, and block histamine Antihistamines
Side effects of anti-anxiety meds such as dry mouth, dry eyes, urinary retention are known as ________ effects Anticholinergic
Beta blocker used to treat "fight or flight" symptoms of anxiety Inderal
Hypertensive used off-label in the treatment of anxiety Clonidine
Class of meds that can take 4-6 weeks to achieve therapeutic effect and therefore are not used in immediate relief of anxiety symptoms Antidepressants
The goal of medication in the treatment of anxiety is to _______ CNS calm

Respiratory Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Medication can cause Stevens-Johnson syndrome (rare) Doxycycline
Black box warning for tendon inflammation and rupture Levofloxacin
This medication ADEs are confusion, drowsiness, paradoxical excitability Diphenhydramine
CDC recommends COPD patients get the annual _________ vaccine Influenza
COPD patients first line of therapy is at least one short-acting and ________ Bronchodilator
Reversibly binds to 50S ribosomal subunits inhibiting the peptide bond Clindamycin
Diarrhea and _________ are common ADE w/ third generation cephalosporins Diaper rash
This generation of antihistamines increase the risk of dizziness, constipation, and confusion in the elderly First
Contraindicated in patients w/ hypersensitivity or has taken MAO inhibitor within 2 weeks Antitussives
90% of these acute episodes are caused by viral infections Bronchitis
Primary risk factor for this condition is smoking cigarettes COPD
Zyrtec is which class of drug Antihistamines
This medication stimulates that alpha 1 adrenergic receptors Sympathomimetic
A decongestant that is kept behind the pharmacy desk Sudafed
Class of medications that are inappropriate in treating colds Antibiotics
Reduce airway inflammation by inhibiting/inducing the production of end-effector proteins Corticosteroids
Taken by COPD patients; increases the risk of suicidal ideation Roflumilast
Class of drug inhibit bacterial wall synthesis binds to one or more penicillin binding proteins Cephalosporin
Bronchoconstriction and airway inflammation causes Asthma
URI stands for Upper respiratory infections
ADEs for expectorants include headache, GI upset, drowsiness, and ___________ Dizziness
asthma severity daily Moderate Persistent
Metered dose inhaler abbreviated MDI
easier to use than MDI DPI
small machine that converts a drug solution into a mist Nebulizer
short-acting anticholinergics Spiriva
Anticholinergics + LABA
often referred to as ____ pearls Tessalon
type of methylxanthines Theophylline
treated w/ histamines Allergic Rhinitis

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

PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATIONS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

PRODUCES A CALMING EFFECT DIAZEPAM
USED TO TREAT MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER LEXAPRO
USED TO SLOW PROGRESSION OF ALZHEIMERS REMINYL
ANTIPSYCOTIC AND USED AS A SLEEPAID IN LOW DOSES SEROQUEL
USED TO RELIEVE ANXIETY ATIVAN
USED FOR TREATMENT OF SCHIZOPHRENIA AND BIPOLAR DISORDER HALADOL
A MOOD STABILIZER USED TO TREAT BIPOLAR DISORDER DEPAKOTE
AN ANTIDEPRESSANT OF THE SSRI CLASS ZOLOFT
USED TO SLOW PROGRESSION OF DEMENTIA ARICEPT
AN ANTI ANXIETY MED OF THE BENZODIAZEPINE CLASS XANAX
USED AS A SLEEP AID AND CAUSES DROWSINESS AMBIEN
A STIMULANT USED TO TREAT ADHD RITALIN
USED FOR ACUTE ANXIETY, PANIC ATTACKS, HTN INDERAL

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

12 STEP RECOVERY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

"Staying clean MUST always come ___." first
Very simply an _______ is a man or woman whose life is controlled by drugs addict
Narcotics Anonymous was formed in July ____ with the first meeting held in Southern California. 1953
We use to live and ___ to use. live
This is a program of complete ________ from all drugs. abstinence
The newcomer is the most important _____ at any meeting, because we can only keep what we have by giving it away. person
_______ is the key to our symbol; Simplicity
just for today , you never have to ____ again! use
The Twelve Steps of Narcotics Anonymous, as adapted from ____are the basis of our recovery program. A.A.
If you are an addict and have found this book, please give yourself a ----- and read it break
Very simply, an addict is a man or woman whose life is __________by drugs. controlled
NA is a nonprofit Fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a ______________. major problem
The only _________ for membership is a desire to stop using. requirement
Regardless of what we tried, we could not _____ from our disease. escape
We found that by putting _______ first, the program works. recovery
By working the steps, we come to accept a ____________ will. Higher Power’s
We admitted that we were powerless over our addiction, that our lives had become _____________. unmanageable
As a result of attending a few meetings, we begin to feel like we ______ belong somewhere. finally
We didn’t stumble into this Fellowship brimming with love, _________, open-mindedness or __________. honesty willingness
Until we took Step One, we were full of fear and _____. doubt
We can find meaning and purpose in life and be rescued from insanity, depravity and ______.. death
The Eighth Step starts the process of___________: forgiveness
We didn’t stumble into this Fellowship brimming with love,honesty ________________ or willingness. open-mindedness
The white book, Narcotics Anonymous, was published in . 1962
Many of us ended up in jail, or sought help through medicine, _______ and psychiatry. religion
We need to change our playmates, ___________ and playthings. playgrounds
The only way to keep from returning to active addiction is not to take that _____ ______. first drug
Most addicts will see that________ is impossible the moment it is suggested. control
A second admission must be made before our _________ is complete. foundation
The First Step has left a ________ in our lives. vacuum
May I please have a______ _______ or a fatal accident?” heart attack
All that is essential is that we open the door to a ______ _______ than ourselves. Power greater
The word _____ implies action. decision
“We made a searching and fearless _____ ________ of ourselves.” moral inventory
In Step ____, we begin to get in touch with ourselves. Four
The_____ Step is the key to freedom. Fifth
The steps are our ______. solution
The Second Step is necessary if we expect to ______ ongoing recovery. achieve
Willingness is what we strive for in Step ____. Six
Step Six helps us move in a spiritual __________. direction
“We humbly asked Him to remove our ___________.” shortcomings
Humility is a result of getting _______ with ourselves. honest
Step ___ is the test of our newfound humility Eight
As with each step, we must be _________. thorough
Sometimes, the only amend we can make is to stay _____. clean
Step____ frees us from the wreckage of our present. Ten
This may be done in _______ at the end of the day. writing
In the _________ Step, our lives take on a deeper meaning. Eleventh
We begin to pray only for God’s _____ for us. will
“Having had a spiritual __________ awakening
We feel that our lives have become __________. worthwhile
The first step to recovery is to stop _____. using
The only requirement for__________ is a desire to stop using. membership
The Twelve ________ of NA are not negotiable Traditions

Drugs and Alcohol Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This drug can stay in your system up to 3 months after usage. Also known as skunk, gangster, and chronic. Marijuana
Two words. When huffed, this drug can cause brainstem herniation, which is overpressurization inside the skull that causes death. Bath Salts
This drug is an opioid pain medication, commonly used in hospitals. This drug can slow and stop your breathing. Morphine
This prescription drug is used for pain relief. When used in large amounts, it can cause a stoppage of breath. Vicodin
Made from coca leaves, this drug changes how dopamine is used in the body. Cocaine
There are many types of this drug, such as progesterone, estrogen, and anabolic. When abused, proven to cause heart attacks and strokes in people under 30. Steroids
This drug is a more potent form of 5. This drug is most often injected. As this drug is most often mixed with other substances, the ingredients within the drug differ. Heroin
While similar to 7, this drug causes scratching, which results in skin sores. This drug also raises the risk of contracting diseases such as HIV. Methamphetamine
Similar to 8, this drug acts as both a stimulant and psychedelic. It is taken in pill form, and has been found to be neurotoxic to animals. Ecstasy
This prescription drug is used to treat anxiety disorders and alcohol withdrawl symptoms. Stopping usage of this drug suddenly can cause seizures. Valium
This drug is the most common drug used throughout the world. It is often sold in liquid form. This drug is responsible for more that 6% of worldwide deaths each year. Alcohol

Drugs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cocaine is a ______ crystalline powder made from the coca plant white
A drug dose large enough to cause serious harm to the body. overdose
The body becomes used to the drug. tolerance
Designer drug that can come in powder. Street name is XTC, X. ecstasy
Markers, Spray paint, and other strong smelling objects that are smelled or huffed are called_________. inhalants
A medicine that can be legally obtained only with a prescription. prescription
When someone loses coordination or body control due to alcohol. intoxicated
Incorrect use of a drug. misuse
Harmful condition in which a person has physical or emotional need to take a drug. dependence
Puts holes in lining of the nose. snorting
The intentional use of a drug when no medical or health reasons exist. abuse
Pain killers are made from this drug _____________. heroin
Cocaine is _________ through nose, or injected. inhaled
Prolonged use of amphetamines may cause hallucinations and intense __________. paranoia
________ are swallowed; calm nervous and relax muscles. depressants
Person with dependence on alcohol. alcoholic
Speed, uppers, dexies. amphetamines
Street name: pot, weed; typically smoked. marijuana
Stopping the supply of a drug on which a person is physically dependent. withdrawal
A substance other than food that changes the way the body or mind functions. drug
Also known as the date rape drug. ghb

EMS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When approaching a scene, what is the first thing you do? Scene Safety
When does scene size-up begin? Dispatch
What is the last thing Gayle had thrown up on her in the back of an ambulance? Chinese Noodles
After scene safety, what comes next? BSI
When carrying a patient downstairs on a Reeves, what goes down first, head or feet? Feet
Which of the following will deliver a medium velocity impact? Bullet, knife or ice pick, Bullet
A male appears in distress and is clutching at his chest, what might he be suffering from? cardiac problem
Vital signs are reevaluated every ______ minutes for an unstable patient? five
Where does Jim go to get away from the class? Florida
When assessing an unconscious patient, what is the first thing you assess? abc's
What does V stand for in AVPU? Voice
A fall of greater than _____ feet is considered severe in an adult? twenty
During the primary assessment of an unresponsive adult, where is the pulse checked? carotid
The method of using a stethoscope to take a blood pressure is called? auscultatation
What is the normal response of pupils when exposed to bright light? Constriction
The term cyanosis is used when the patients skin is ____-_____ in color blue-gray
During the primary assessment of an unresponsive infant, where is the pulse checked? brachial
What class was snowed out on January 23, 24 Hazmat
What is the sound of the soft tissue of the upper airway creating impedance or partial obstruction to the flow of air? snoring
The trachea branches off at the ___________ and forms two mainstem bronchi carina
The high-pitched sound caused by an upper airway obstruction is known as Stridor
When suctioning the airwa, suction should never be applied for longer than __________ seconds? ten
Which of the following structures is found in the lower airway? Bronchi
What did Shannon want the class to bring on he rlast night teaching? cake
The jaw-thrust maneuver is the only __________ airway procedure for an unconscious patient with possible head, neck, or spine injury or unknown mechanism of injury? recommended
How many hours are you allowed to miss during class time? fifteen
What does the S stand for in BSI? substance
What does the A stand for in SAMPLE? Allergies
What does the P stand for in OPQRST Provication
What is a contraindication for giving nitro? EDdrugs
What does the M stand for in PMS motor
What is the name of the position when a patient is laying on his back? supine
What is the term for towards the midline of the body Medial
Can a stair chair be used to move an unconscious patient no
How many calls are you required to complete in this class? twelve
The term for the back of the body is? posterior
What is the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels? Bloodpressure
What is a Sphygmomanometer? B\p cuff
What certification will you recieve at the end of the class? emt
It is considered implied consent when a patient is? unconscious

ADDICTION & RECOVERY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

TO REFRAIN FROM THE USE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL ABSTINENCE
REPEATED BEHAVIOR THAT INTERFERES WITH NORMAL, HEALTHY LIFE ACTIVITIES ADDICTION
A DESIRE TO USE DRUGS OR ALCOHOL CRAVING
BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS OR ALCOHOL INTOXICATION
HEALING THE MIND, BODY, AND THE SPIRIT AFTER ADDICTION RECOVERY
THE ACT OF USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL AFTER BEING CLEAN RELAPSE
WHEN A PERSON STOPS USING DRUGS OR ALCOHOL RAPIDLY AND SUFFERS A NEGATIVE PHYSICAL RESPONSE WITHDRAWAL
A PERSON WHO WHILE IN MEETINGS TALKS ABOUT PAST DRINKING IN A WAY THAT SEEMS TO GLORIFY IT DRUNKALOGUE
THE ABILITY TO BE THANKFUL FOR THE GIFTS ONE HAS IN THEIR LIFE GRATITUDE
ALLOWS ONE TO CHANGE, ADMIT TO WRONG DOING, TAKE PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY, DEVELOP PRINCIPALS AND A STANDARD FOR LIVING A HEALTHY HONEST LIFESTYLE HUMILITY
CONFRONTATION DONE BY EITHER FELLOW ADDICTS, FAMILY, FRIENDS, OR PROFESSIONALS AIMED AT GETTING THE ADDICT TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION AND SEEK HELP INTERVENTION
TO ACKNOWLEDGE WITHOUT RESERVATION THAT ONE HAS AN ADDICTION AND NEEDS HELP SURRENDER
THE PRINCIPALS THAT GUIDE THE FUNCTIONING OF NA AND AA MEETINGS TRADITIONS
ISSUES, EMOTIONS, PLACES OR PEOPLE ASSOCIATED WITH DRUG USE AND DRINKING TRIGGERS
WHEN A PERSON CONTINUES TO USE DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TO THE POINT OF NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES ABUSE
THE INABILITY TO RECOGNIZE THE PRESENCE OR SEVERITY OF AN ADDICTION OR BEHAVIOR DELUSION
REFUSING TO ADMIT TO ADDICTION OR REALIZE AND ACCEPT THE HARM CAUSED BY IT DENIAL
THE REMOVAL OF A TOXIC SUBSTANCE FROM THE BODY DETOX
THE EXPECTATION THAT THINGS IN THE FUTURE WILL BE BETTER HOPE
THE STATE OR QUALITY OF BEING DEDICATED TO A CAUSE OR ACTIVITY COMMITMENT
FREE OF DECEIT AND UNTRUTHFULNESS HONEST
A MODEST OR LOW VIEW OF ONES OWN IMPORTANCE; HUMBLENESS HUMILITY
THE QUALITY OR STATE OF BEING PREPARED TO DO SOMETHING WILLINGNESS
SERIOUS THOUGHT OR CONSIDERATION REFLECTION
CONTINUATION IN DOING SOMETHING DESPITE DIFFICULTY OR DELAY IN ACHIEVING SUCCESS PERSEVERANCE
HELPING AN ADDICTED PERSON TO DO THINGS THEY CAN OR SHOULD BE DOING FOR THEMSELVES ENABLING
AN ADDICTION BEHAVIOR'S TENDENCY TO SLOWLY BUT SURELY INCREASE IN FREQUENCY AND USE INFLATION
A SYMPTOM-FREE PERIOD REMISSION