5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Platelet count
- Prothrombin time and partial thromboplastin time
- Borgs Rate of Perceived Exertion
- a This measures physical activity intensity level. It is a subjective measurement. Between level 12-14 is moderate intensity.
- b This tests how many blood cells are in the blood. It is important for coagulation, hemeostasis
- c 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.
- d 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.
- e This is the iron containing, oxygen carrying part of RBCs. It identifies blood loss, anemia, and bone marrow supression.
5 Multiple choice questions
- What is a MET
- This is when coronary arteries are injected with contrast dye. It evaluates narrowing or occlusions of arteries.
- What does CABG stand for
- This is when a catheter is inserted into the femoral artery and a balloon is inflated to clear plaque
- This is when blood vessels are grafted to bypass obstruction.
5 True/False questions
It would be easier if you looked at it yourself → This measures physical activity intensity level. It is a subjective measurement. Between level 12-14 is moderate intensity.
Risk of thrombus → This is the iron containing, oxygen carrying part of RBCs. It identifies blood loss, anemia, and bone marrow supression.
Holter monitor → This records the hearts rhythm for 24-48 hours. Assesses rhythm, efficacy of meds, pacemaker function, correlate symptoms with activity
Complete Blood Count → This will test the # of RBCs, WBCs, hemoglobin, hematocrit, size of RBCs
Hematocrit → This is a portion of blood volume occupied by RBCs. It can identify abnormal states of hydration, polycythemia and anemia.