5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Anemia or recent hemorrhage
- Platelet count
- Cardiac Telemetry
- amount of O2 consumed per kilogram of body weight per minute to perform an activity
- a What is a MET
- b Low hemoglobin may indicate what
- c This is when blood vessels are grafted to bypass obstruction.
- d This tests how many blood cells are in the blood. It is important for coagulation, hemeostasis
- e This provides continuous monitoring of heart patients. This allows medical personnel to respond to any change in a patients condition.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- What does CABG stand for
- This is when surface electrodes record electrical activity of the heart. It assesses cardiac rhythm, diagnose location, extent, and acuteness of myocardial ischemia and infarction.
- This is used to monitor oral anticoagulant therapy or to screen for selected bleeding disorders. It assesses how long it takes for blood to clot. Both of these test are usually done at the same time.
- High hemoglobin may indicate what
- This is when coronary arteries are injected with contrast dye. It evaluates narrowing or occlusions of arteries.
5 True/False Questions
Hematocrit → This is a portion of blood volume occupied by RBCs. It can identify abnormal states of hydration, polycythemia and anemia.
Holter monitor → This records the hearts rhythm for 24-48 hours. Assesses rhythm, efficacy of meds, pacemaker function, correlate symptoms with activity
Risk of thrombus → This is the iron containing, oxygen carrying part of RBCs. It identifies blood loss, anemia, and bone marrow supression.
max HR x percentage → How do you get target heart rate
Weakness, chills, dyspnea → This uses ECG and BP recordings. It determines response to increased workload with steps, treadmills, etc. It assesses exercise capacity, cardiac dysrhythmias, and facts about coronary artery disease.