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CVA, Angina, MI, Heart Failure
Terms in this set (10)
Risk factors of this condition include: high blood pressure, atrial fibrillation, diabetes, age
Blockage of a vessel in brain is what type of stroke
Ruptured blood vessel in brain is which type of stroke?
This is a Mini stroke caused by a temporary reduction in blood supply to localized area of brain
TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)
Numbness of face, arm, or leg on one side, weakness, tingling, speech disturbances usually last less than 10 minutes are all indications of this type of condition
What is the first thing you do when your patient begins to have a stroke?
What doest the acronym F.A.S.T stand for?
Time to call 911
This is a build-up of yellowish plaques on the endothelium of the arteries
What is pain called that arises when the heart muscle doesn't get enough blood (oxygen)
______________ _______________ is a Temporary lack of oxygen to the heart resulting in pain/discomfort
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