Pathophysiology Nurse 3310 Exam II

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Pathophysiology Nurse 3310 Exam II - Quiz

Cardiac, hemotology, immunology/cancer


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the physiological cause of shock in the human body?
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • C. 

      Inadequate tissue perfusion

    • D. 

      Tachycardia caused by events you experienced

  • 2. 
    The two types of shock are____________ and ______________.
  • 3. 
    How do you treat shock?
    • A. 

      Nitroglycerin

    • B. 

      Determine cause, take corrective action

    • C. 

      As directed by Dr.

  • 4. 
    What is caused by a fatty streak that caused endothelial injury, and hypoxia in arteries?
  • 5. 
    What blood pressure classification would 120/80 be catagorized in?
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Pre-hypertensive

    • C. 

      Hypertensive 3

    • D. 

      Optimal

  • 6. 
    What is the blood pressure classification with the range of 130-139/85-89?
    • A. 

      Hypertensive 1

    • B. 

      Pre-hypertensive

    • C. 

      Normal

  • 7. 
    If your blood pressure is 145/95 it falls in the classification of ____________.
  • 8. 
    The average age of diagnosis of HTN is __.
  • 9. 
    Two of the risk factors for atherosclerosis are __________ and ___________.
  • 10. 
    What are the two top risk factors for HTN?
  • 11. 
    What are the three biggest dangers for aneurysms? 
  • 12. 
    What is the diastolic sign minimum for malignant HTN?
  • 13. 
    What are the three types of Angina?
  • 14. 
    Abnormal heart rythm.
  • 15. 
    Heart failure is when your heart is unable to adequately perfuse the tissues.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What are the two types of congestive heart failure?
  • 17. 
    What sided heart failure causes fluid buildup in the body?
  • 18. 
    Where does fluid build up when left sided heart failure is occuring?
  • 19. 
    What type of shock is it when the cardiac output is not sufficient to perfuse the tissues causing hypotension?
  • 20. 
    What two factors are used when classifying congenital heart disease?
  • 21. 
    In what direction does an acyanotic defect shunt the blood?
  • 22. 
    Congenital heart disease is a major cause of death in infants.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    What is an atrial septal defect?  Which way does it shunt the blood?  Is it cyanotic or acyanotic?
  • 24. 
    A murmur is one sign of an atrial septal defect.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Is CHF more associated with cyanotic defects or acyanotic defects?
    • A. 

      Cyanotic

    • B. 

      Acyanotic

    • C. 

      Neither

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