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5 Matching questions

  1. Bradycardia
  2. Orthopnea
  3. Arrhythmia
  4. Vital Signs
  5. Orthostatic Hypotension
  1. a Breathing that is facilitated by sitting up or standing
  2. b A pulse rate less than 60 beats per minute (bpm) in an adult ( slow heart rate)
  3. c Irregular pattern of heartbeats
  4. d Body temperature, pulse rate, respiratory, and blood pressure (a set of measurements of a patients condition taken regularly to assess the state of bodily functions)
  5. e Sudden but temporary drop in blood pressure when rising from a reclining or seated position

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Number of ventricular contractions per minute
  2. Harsh, highly-pitched sound heard on inspiration when there is laryngeal obstruction (a high-pitched crowing sound that occurs with an obstruction in the upper airway (trachea or larynx)
  3. Volume of blood that fills the heart and stretches the heart muscle fibers during its resting phase (volume of blood in ventricles at end of diastole, just prior to contraction)
  4. Sudden but temporary drop in blood pressure when rising from a reclining or seated position
  5. Device for measuring blood pressure ( blood pressure cuff)

5 True/False questions

  1. White-coat HypertensionHigh Blood Pressure

          

  2. CerumenEar Wax

          

  3. FebrileAbsence of Fever (without fever; body temperature is normal)

          

  4. Core TemperatureWarmth at the skin surface (is temperature closer to the the surface (oral cavity and skin) - adult varies normally from 97.9 - 98.6 ° F)

          

  5. PalpitationExchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide (the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation)