Heart Rhythm Problems (Arrythmias) And Congenital Heart Disease

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E able to correctly identify the condition from the multiple choice list correctly pick the definition of the condition. Be able to identify symptoms for it. Correctly pick the treatment for the condition. Heart Rhythm Problems (Arrythmias) and Congenital Heart Disease.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Two of the symptoms of cardiac arrythmias are?
    • A. 

      Palpitations

    • B. 

      Fluid Retention

    • C. 

      Irregular Heartbeat

    • D. 

      Recurrent lung infections

    • E. 

      Cyanosis

  • 2. 
    When a patient is diagnosed with a cardiac arrythmia, they have an? (Pick the two correct answers)?
    • A. 

      The heart cannot pump enough blood to support the body

    • B. 

      Irregular heartbeat

    • C. 

      Narrowing or stenosis of the valves

    • D. 

      Heart that beats too fast or too slow

    • E. 

      Obstruction in the arteries of the heart

  • 3. 
    What are the two  treatments used for heart rhythm problems?
    • A. 

      Medications called beta blockers

    • B. 

      Surgery

    • C. 

      Medication to prevent blood clots

    • D. 

      IV medications

    • E. 

      Pacemakers

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      The heart cannot pump enough blood to support the body

    • B. 

      Weakened heart muscle

    • C. 

      Heart valve defect

    • D. 

      Due to buildup of fatty acid called plaque

    • E. 

      Narrowing or stenosis of the valves or complete closure that restricts or impedes forward blood flow

  • 5. 
    What are two symptoms of Congenital Heart Disease?
    • A. 

      Cyanosis ( a bluish tinge to the skin, fingernails and lips)

    • B. 

      Retention of fluid or swelling

    • C. 

      Recurrent lung infections

    • D. 

      Fluttering of the heart

    • E. 

      Discomfort

  • 6. 
    Adults with severe congenital heart disease are followed by what type of doctor and take precautions to prevent what?Pick the two answers that complete the sentence correctly.
    • A. 

      Opthamologist

    • B. 

      Heart specialist

    • C. 

      Coronary artery disease

    • D. 

      Endocarditis (a serious infection of the heart valves)

    • E. 

      Podiatrist