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Regis Self Care II (OTC Insect Rx, Sunscreen, Lice Rx) Pre-Test

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alchemist04's version from 2018-08-12 21:44

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Name the Unregistered repellents(1) Ethyl hexyl-p-methoxy-cinnamate (2) Citronella 4.2% (plus other oils, garlic, thiamin)
Counseling for the 2 unregistered repellents are(1) Minimum risk pesticides (2) Both safe but effectiveness not proven (3) Short timing span and volatile (4) Apply to small area first
What are the unregistered ESSENTIAL Oil?(1) Rosemary oil (2) Soybean oil (3) Lavender oil (4) Tea Tee oil (5) Garlic and (6) Thiamin
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What is the safe concentration of Citronella?4.2%
What is the safe concentration of Picardin?5 - 20 %
What is the safe concentration of IR3535?7.5% - 20%
What is the safe concentration of Lemon Eucalyptus oil?8 - 10%
What is the safe concentration of DEET in children and adults?Children - up to 30%, Adult - 10 - 40% and up to 50% in areas of high exposure
What is the safe concentration of Ethyl hexyl-p-methoxy-cinnamate?Variable, whatever is tolerated.
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General Counseling of repellents Include(1) Apply on the skin and not on cloth (2) Do not apply to cuts , wounds , irritated skin (3) Do not spray to eyes and mouth (4) apply sparingly ears (5) Wash off when come inside (6) if rash/bad reaction (dermatitis) occurs, stop using, wash off, call local poison control (7) take according to direction
Which comes first, Sunscreen or repellent?Suncreen
What is the sig for Sunscreen?Q2h - more if swimming/sweating. For SPF - multiply time to be burned by SPF
Sunscreen Counseling(1) For less than SIX MONTHS yo, do not use sunscreen, Zinc/titanium dioxide (2) Keep covered/put in shade to prevent binding to their skin.
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What is the best treatment for a patient with hives?Oral Cetirizine (Zyrtec)
If after 2 wks Zyrtec seems ineffective, what are the other treatment options?(1) double Zyrtec dose from 1QD to 2QD (2) if it still doesn't work, try Ranitidine (Zantac) or First generation antihistamine (Benadryl = Diphenhydramine) at HS (Adult of 12yo and above 1-2 po q4-6h PRN, Children 6-11 one Q4-6h PRN)
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What are the 3 types of lice?(1) Pthirus pubis [PP] (2) Pediculus humanus [PH] (3) Pediculus capitis [PC]
Which 2 lice species are vectors of disease?Pthirus pubis (PP) or Crabs and Pediculus humanus (PH) or body lice
How is Tea Tree Oil used in the treatment of head lice?(1) Shd be used as the last resort in patient that are at least 12 yo, could be applied to the scalp to KILL lice
What are pharmaceutical solutions to lice?(1) Permethrin (2) Pyrethrin
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What are the counseling for Permethrin? (3)(1) Neurotoxic to lice (2) Safe for patient under 2 MONTHS old (3) Usually only one application is needed
What are the counseling for Pyrethrin?(1) Neurotoxic to lice (2) Safe for patient under 2 MONTHS old (3) Requires second application 7 days after the first application (4) Potent on Ovicidal or newly hatched eggs. (Ovicidal dictionary meaning is - capable of killing eggs/insect eggs)
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How long does it take for lice egg to hatch?5 - 10 DAYS
What is the most common age for patient to get lice?3 - 13 yo
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