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5 Matching Questions

  1. "shift to the left"
  2. endarterectomy
  3. What should be checked when assessing a patient with diagnosis of possible aortic aneurysm
  4. Coarctation of the aorta
  5. orthopnea
  1. a surgical removal of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerosis
  2. b form of dyspnea in which the person can breathe comfortably only when standing or sitting erect
  3. c blood pressure
  4. d Presence of excess bands in the peripheral blood that indicate severe infection is called:
  5. e Results in hypertension of the arms

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Mild: slightly limited physical activity, confortable at rest, ordinary physical activity results in fatigue, palpitations, dyspnea, or angina
  2. Males: 14-18g/dL Females: 12-16g/dL protein-iron compound contained in the erythrocyte that has bonding capabilities for the transport of oxygen and carbon dioxide
  3. 3-9 minutes Amount of time for blood in a tube to clot; prolonged with deficiency in coagulation factors or vitamin K; used to monitor anticoagulant therapy
  4. people w/ aplastic are this, all 3 major blood elements ( red, white, platelets) from the bone marrow are reduced or absent
  5. The disease process in which the body's vessles become increasingly occluded by plaques. The plaques narrow the arteries and obstruct the artery and can contribute to hypertensive heart disease. Arteries provide coronary blood flow. Hardened vessels can't dilate properly and , therefore, constrict blood flow.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Ligation and strippingThe activity of the bone marrow is depressed.Two etiologic classifications: congenital and acquired. Failure of the normal process of cell generation and development. , anemia characterized by pancytopenia resulting from failure of the bone marrow

          

  2. 500 ml (1 pint)The spleen stores how many milliliters of blood that can be released in emergencies?

          

  3. Prothrombin Time (Pt)3-9 minutes Amount of time for blood in a tube to clot; prolonged with deficiency in coagulation factors or vitamin K; used to monitor anticoagulant therapy

          

  4. pleural effusionan obstruction or closing off in a canal, vesel, or passage of the body

          

  5. B-type natriuetic peptideIs a neurohormone secreted by the heart in response to ventricular expansion. When elevated greater than 100pg/mL indicates some heart failure. The higher this is, the greater chances of heart failure. 700pb.mL indicates decompensated heart failure.

          

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