Choosing the appropriate baby muscle! - USMLE Forums
USMLE Forums Logo
USMLE Forums         Your Reliable USMLE Online Community     Members     Posts
Home
USMLE Articles
USMLE News
USMLE Polls
USMLE Books
USMLE Apps
Go Back   USMLE Forums > USMLE Step 1 Forum

USMLE Step 1 Forum USMLE Step 1 Discussion Forum: Let's talk about anything related to USMLE Step 1 exam


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-12-2011
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 258
Threads: 118
Thanked 291 Times in 115 Posts
Reputation: 301
MusculoSkeletal Choosing the appropriate baby muscle!

The nurse is preparing to administer an injection of vitamin K to the newborn. The nurse should administer the injection in the:
A. Rectus femoris muscle
B. Vastus lateralis muscle
C. Deltoid muscle
D. Dorsogluteal muscle
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
The above post was thanked by:
fsmohua (08-12-2011), usluipek (08-14-2011)



  #2  
Old 08-12-2011
Hope2Pass's Avatar
USMLE Forums Master
 
Steps History: 1+CK+CS+3
Posts: 1,684
Threads: 213
Thanked 1,590 Times in 660 Posts
Reputation: 1600
Default

D) DorsoGluteal Muscle? ... not quite sure.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 08-12-2011
whocares13's Avatar
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 145
Threads: 8
Thanked 75 Times in 57 Posts
Reputation: 85
Default

Deltoid. I guess

Edit: I think DorsoGluteal Muscle
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 08-12-2011
USMLE Forums Newbie
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 9
Threads: 3
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Reputation: 10
Default

B. Vastus lateralis muscle.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 08-13-2011
val7's Avatar
USMLE Forums Master
 
Steps History: CS Only
Posts: 557
Threads: 29
Thanked 295 Times in 186 Posts
Reputation: 315
Default

A.Rectus femoris muscle
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 08-13-2011
drnirajmavani's Avatar
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 268
Threads: 14
Thanked 103 Times in 69 Posts
Reputation: 113
Default

c). deltoid
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 08-13-2011
jahn77's Avatar
USMLE Forums Guru
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 326
Threads: 20
Thanked 220 Times in 124 Posts
Reputation: 232
Default

a) rectus femoris
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 08-13-2011
USMLE Forums Guru
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 417
Threads: 74
Thanked 129 Times in 93 Posts
Reputation: 139
Default

most muscle mass will be in the gluteal region therefore the ans is D!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 08-13-2011
pnreddy's Avatar
USMLE Forums Scout
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 76
Threads: 3
Thanked 48 Times in 35 Posts
Reputation: 58
Default

vastus lateralis...b'coz the inj is given in anterolateral aspect of thigh
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #10  
Old 08-13-2011
akua's Avatar
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 167
Threads: 0
Thanked 31 Times in 31 Posts
Reputation: 41
Default

B.vastus lateralis
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #11  
Old 08-14-2011
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 258
Threads: 118
Thanked 291 Times in 115 Posts
Reputation: 301
I agree

B.Vastus lateralis muscle
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
The above post was thanked by:
drhnis (08-15-2011)



Reply

Tags
Anatomy-, Musculoskeletal-, Step-1-Questions

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the USMLE Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Medical School
Choose "---" if you don't want to tell. AMG for US & Canadian medical schools. IMG for all other medical schools.
USMLE Steps History
What steps finished! Example: 1+CK+CS+3 = Passed Step 1, Step 2 CK, Step 2 CS, and Step 3.

Choose "---" if you don't want to tell.

Favorite USMLE Books
What USMLE books you really think are useful. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.
Location
Where you live. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
This is the Devil's baby! MTBCK USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 8 06-09-2011 11:08 AM
Can I verify my documents before choosing an eligibility period?? hani_a_k ECFMG Forum 2 05-25-2011 10:56 PM
The mother of TGA baby! tinhi USMLE Step 1 Forum 9 04-04-2011 08:17 PM
Any Way To Certify My Credentials Before Choosing Eligibility Period??? cuteguy ECFMG Forum 7 08-09-2010 02:31 PM
Baby is not breathing RRMadukha USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 2 06-28-2010 07:12 PM

RSS Feed
Find Us on Facebook
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

USMLE® & other trade marks belong to their respective owners, read full disclaimer
USMLE Forums created under Creative Commons 3.0 License. (2009-2014)