Causes And Symptoms Of Hypertension

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  • 1. 
    Hypertension may be a result of chronic stress.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Primary prevention begins with ________ .
    • A. 

      Medications prescribed by your local doctor

    • B. 

      Education about healthy living

    • C. 

      Staying locked in your bedroom

    • D. 

      Changing your habits to regain normal functioning

  • 3. 
    Over the past 3 weeks, Bob has been checking his blood pressure at the local supermarket.  His last four readings were 183/89, 176/90, 181/92, and 178/86.  What type of prevention should Bob be seeking?
    • A. 

      Primary Prevention

    • B. 

      Secondary Prevention

    • C. 

      Tertiary Prevention

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 4. 
    A blood pressure of 120/90 is within normal limits.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Identify preventable risk factors for hypertension. (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Smoking

    • B. 

      Stress

    • C. 

      Age

    • D. 

      Obesity

    • E. 

      Race

    • F. 

      Family History

    • G. 

      Sedentary Lifestyle

  • 6. 
    Four patients come in to the clinic for their annual check up.  Which patient has the highest risk for hypertension
    • A. 

      43 year old male who runs 5 miles every other day

    • B. 

      12 year old competitive swimmer

    • C. 

      21 year old track star whose father has a long history of hypertension

    • D. 

      67 year old vegetarian

  • 7. 
    A good way to prevent the development of hypertension is to _______________ . (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Exercising regularly

    • B. 

      Getting to level 1234 in Candy Crush

    • C. 

      Eating a diet low in fat, salt, and cholesterol

    • D. 

      Only smoking 3 cigarettes per day

  • 8. 
    Having diabetes does not impact blood pressure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    This website is ___________ .
    • A. 

      The best

    • B. 

      Pretty awesome

    • C. 

      Anna's favorite

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

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