5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What should be checked when assessing a patient with diagnosis of possible aortic aneurysm
- Right-Sided Heart Failure (ventricular)
- a 20% to 40% The two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system: B form in the bone marrow and release antibodies that fight bacterial infections; T form in the thymus and other lymphatic tissue and attack cancer cells, viruses, and foreign substances.
- b Distended jugular veins, anorexia, nausea, and abdominal distention, liver enlargement with right upper quadrant pain, ascites, edema in fee, ankles, sacrum; may progress up the legs into thighs, external genitalia, and lower trunk
- c 60% to 70% 3000 to 7000; The most abundant type of white blood cell. They are phagocytic and tend to self-destruct as they destroy foreign invaders, limiting their life span to a few days.
- d blood pressure
- e deficient amount of oxygen in the blood
5 Multiple choice questions
- Records a tracing of the heart during various activities and is compared with activities that the patient is documenting as well
- primarily involved in body defense such as destruction of bacteria and viruses two broad categories: granulocytes and non-granulocytes
- 11-12.5 seconds Rapidity of blood clotting; Detects plasma clotting defects, screens for coagulation, and monitors warfarin (Coumadin) therapy; possible critical values greater than 20 seconds
- 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
- Severe: Patient unable to perform any physical activity without disconfort, angina or symptoms of cardiac inefficiency may develop at rest. Physical activity increases disconfort
5 True/False questions
pulmonary edema → The collection of fluid in the alveoli, particularly dangerous because it impedes gas exchange. Common causes of are increased pulmonary blood pressure or infection of the respiratory system.
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) → 0.7-1.8 World Health Organization recommends PT results now include the use of the INR value;
polycythemia vera → abnormal increase in the number of red blood cells in the blood, and hemoglobin and hyperviscosity. Repeated therapeutic phlebotomy decreases blood viscosity. This is the typical treatment of polycythemia vera.
NYHA Class I → Minimal: No limitations, ordinary physical activity doesn't cause undue fatigue, dyspnea, palpitations, or angina
Hypercalcemia → 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