Therapy (1) Quiz - Ihd Part (1)

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Therapy (1) Quiz - Ihd Part (1)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ischemia which is a decrease in the blood supply is caused by :
    • A. 

      The presence platelets in the arteries 

    • B. 

      Narrowing of the arteries 

    • C. 

      Atherosclerotic plaques and narrowing of coronary arteries

    • D. 

      Heart failure

  • 2. 
    Ischemia could happen in :
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Kidneys 

    • D. 

      All of the above 

  • 3. 
    Left coronary artery disease is more dangerous
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The main reason for ischemia is atherosclerosis
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Stenosis less than 50% is considered as coronary artery disease (symptoms are apparent)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The most common symptom that is associated with IHD is GERD
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    GERD is one of the main causes that leads to IHD
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Thick layer of the plaque could lead to unstable angina 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    ISH is likely to occur in the absence of risk factors (smoking / HT/ dyslipidemia)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Unstable angina & MI have almost the same symptoms 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Ischemic heart disease (IHD) is also called coronary heart disease (CHD) or coronary artery disease (CAD)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The rate of IHD decreases two fold to threefold in women after menopause
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    In patients with chronic stable angina, it is important to optimize pharmacotherapy to reduce symptoms, improve quality of life, slow disease progression, and prevent ACS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    It is important to differentiate the etiology of chest discomfort because treatment varies depending on the underlying disease process
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Patients with multiple risk factors, particularly those with-who (Answer) are at the greatest risk for IHD
    • A. 

      Smoke

    • B. 

      Dyslipidemia

    • C. 

      Diabetes

    • D. 

      Physical inactivity and obesity

  • 16. 
    Endothelial damage and dysfunction, commonly caused by hypertension, diabetes, and smoking, allow low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and inflammatory cells (eg, monocytes and T lymphocytes) to migrate from the plasma to the subendothelial space
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Women with angina are more likely to present with microvascular disease
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Diabetes mellitus is not a modifiable risk factor for IHD
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Chronic stable angina consists of a small lipid core surrounded by a thick fibrous cap that protects the lesion from the shear stress of blood flow. In contrast, an unstable plaque consists of a thin, weak cap covering a large lipid-rich core that renders the plaque vulnerable to rupture
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Patients typically describe pain as a sensation of pressure, heaviness, tightness, or squeezing in the anterior chest area
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Sharp pain is a typical symptom of IHD
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Pain may be accompanied by dyspnea, nausea, vomiting, or diaphoresis
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Symptoms are often provoked by exertion (eg, walking, climbing stairs, and doing yard or housework) or emotional stress and relieved within minutes by :
    • A. 

      CCB

    • B. 

      Rest or sublingual nitroglycerin

    • C. 

      Diuretics

    • D. 

      ACEi

  • 24. 
    Patients with diabetes and the elderly may experience associated symptoms, such as dyspnea, diaphoresis, nausea, fatigue, and dizziness, without having any of the classic chest pain symptoms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    During episodes of ischemia, patients may present with abnormal heart sounds, such as paradoxical splitting of the second heart sound, a third heart sound, or a loud fourth heart sound
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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