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Heart (Med 165)
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Right Ventricle
- Left Ventricle
- a The middle layer of the heart wall that contains the cardiac muscle cells responsible the pumping action of the heart.
- b The chamber which pumps deoxygenated blood to the lungs.
- c A type of fluid found within a serous membrane called the pericardium.
- d Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart.
- e The strongest of the four chambers of the heart responsible for pumping oxygenated blood out to the body.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The two chambers responsible from pumping blood out of the heart.
- The heart chamber that receives oxygenated blood from the lungs via the pulmonary veins.
- Smooth inner lining of the heart that allows blood to flow more easily.
- Refers to an abnormally fast heart rate.
- The outer layer of the heart wall. AKA: Visceral Pericardium
5 True/False Questions
Atria → Plural for atrium. Thin walled upper chambers responsible for receiving blood from either the vena cava or pulmonary veins.
Apex → Plural for atrium. Thin walled upper chambers responsible for receiving blood from either the vena cava or pulmonary veins.
Tricuspid → The name given to the right atrioventricular (AV) valve. It is found between the right atrium and right ventricle.
Sinoartial (SA) Node → Part of the conducting system of the heart. AKA: Pacemaker
Tissue → Another name for the left atrioventricular (AV) valve. It is found between the left atrium and left ventricle.