Chronic Heart Failure Toolkit Ce

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Heart Failure Quizzes & Trivia

Patient SD: 67 y. O. Female arrives for a medication review of cardiovascular medications and to fill a new prescription for Ibuprofen 800 mg written by PCP for chronic knee pain. Past Medical History: Depression, hypercholesterolemia, heart failure, allergies HPI: Chronic Heart Failure due to ischemic cardiomyopathy CC: Compliance with multiply daily dosing, significant light-headedness and dizziness, knee pain Medications: Captopril 12. 5mg Carvedilol 12. 5 mg Furosemide 40 mg Digoxin 0. 125 mg Spironolactone 25 mg Simvastatin 40 mg Citalopram 20 mg Potassium Cl 20 mEq Fluticasone Prop 50mcg/inhaltion


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What recommendation can we make to SD’s provider in order to improve her ACEi adherence? 
    • A. 

      Discontinue captopril

    • B. 

      Switch captopril to BID dosing instead of TID dosing

    • C. 

      Switch captopril to lisinopril

    • D. 

      Change captopril to losartan

  • 2. 
    What monitoring parameter is MOST important as part of treatment with spironolactone?
    • A. 

      Complete Blood Count (CBC)

    • B. 

      Potassium

    • C. 

      Liver function tests (LFTs)

    • D. 

      Chest X-ray

  • 3. 
    SD decides she wants to purchase ibuprofen over the counter instead of filling her prescription, what do you tell her?
    • A. 

      She needs to take less than 3200 mg daily

    • B. 

      Naproxen might be more effective in controlling knee pain

    • C. 

      Ibuprofen and NSAIDs are contraindicated in patients with heart failure

    • D. 

      She should avoid activity

  • 4. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  Define key terms used in the diagnosis and symptom management of heart failure.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  Explain the mechanism of heart failure disease progression.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  Describe the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association staging of heart failure.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 7. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  Identify a typical medication profile for a patient with heart failure due to ischemic cardiomyopathy.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 8. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  List monitoring parameters for medications used in the treatment of heart failure.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 9. 
    Did the presentation meet the following learning objective:  Conduct a medication management session for a patient with heart failure.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 10. 
    How would you rate the ability of the presenters to provide a high-quality educational activity?
    • A. 

      Very capable, presentation was well-done and provided good information

    • B. 

      Somewhat capable, most information was presented well

    • C. 

      Needs improvement

  • 11. 
    How useful were the educational materials?
    • A. 

      Very useful

    • B. 

      Somewhat useful

    • C. 

      Not useful

  • 12. 
    How effective were the learning methods used for this activity?
    • A. 

      Very effective

    • B. 

      Somewhat effective

    • C. 

      Not effective

  • 13. 
    Learning assessment questions were appropriate.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    Was the presenter free of bias?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 15. 
    If you answered "no" to question 15, please comment.    If "yes", please write "NA".
  • 16. 
    Please indicate the amount of time it took you to watch the presentation and complete the assessment questions.
  • 17. 
    What is the best pharmacologic option for treating SD’s symptoms of osteoarthritis?
    • A. 

      Acetaminophen

    • B. 

      Ibuprofen as prescribed currently

    • C. 

      Naproxen 220mg BID

    • D. 

      Celecoxib 100 mg BID

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