5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Holter monitor
- Risk of thrombus
- Polycythemia or dehydration
- a This records the hearts rhythm for 24-48 hours. Assesses rhythm, efficacy of meds, pacemaker function, correlate symptoms with activity
- b This is the iron containing, oxygen carrying part of RBCs. It identifies blood loss, anemia, and bone marrow supression.
- c 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.
- d High hemoglobin may indicate what
- e What does high hematocrit result in?
5 Multiple choice questions
- Low hemoglobin may indicate what
- What can a low WBC count indicate
- 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.
- This will test the # of RBCs, WBCs, hemoglobin, hematocrit, size of RBCs
- This is when a catheter is inserted into the femoral artery and a balloon is inflated to clear plaque
5 True/False questions
max HR x percentage → This provides continuous monitoring of heart patients. This allows medical personnel to respond to any change in a patients condition.
Borgs Rate of Perceived Exertion → This measures physical activity intensity level. It is a subjective measurement. Between level 12-14 is moderate intensity.
Platelet count → This tests how many blood cells are in the blood. It is important for coagulation, hemeostasis
Exercise stress test → This provides continuous monitoring of heart patients. This allows medical personnel to respond to any change in a patients condition.
amount of O2 consumed per kilogram of body weight per minute to perform an activity → What is a MET