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Cardiology

Subject : health-sciences
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1. dyspnea - fatigue - edema and rales - multiple causes






2. What happens in phase 0 of the cardiac ventricular action potential?






3. Which bacteria causes endocarditis in the presence of colon cancer






4. serum marker for wegener's






5. What happends in phase 1 of the ventricular cardiac action potential?






6. absecnce of tricuspid valve - hypoplastic RV






7. congenital heart defect with 22q11






8. in the JVP - What is the c wave?






9. Where are pacemaker cells?






10. which heart valves are afected most in rheumatic heart diseease






11. What are common causes of mitral regurg?






12. fibrinous pericarditis several weeks post MI






13. Which organ gets the largest share of systemic cardiac output






14. with what heart sounds do ASD usually present?






15. most common heart tumor






16. Which artery supplies the inferior portion of the left ventricle and posterior septum?






17. Restrictive cardiomyopathy causes






18. congenital heart defect with marfan's






19. Fatal arrhythmia






20. Which lab value indicates blood viscosity?






21. What are the different etiologies of dialted cardiomyopathy






22. What cardiac change occurs in pregnancy?






23. What happens in phase 2 of the cardiac ventricular action potential?






24. Wegener's presentation






25. In a lateral wall infarct - which artery is effected - and which leads show Q waves?






26. What are the diastolic heart sounds?






27. Which valve is commonly involved in bacterial endocarditis from IV drug use and Which bacteria are most common?






28. benign cap hemangioma of infancy - spont regresses






29. What is association with fixed S2 splitting - does not increase with inspiration






30. What is indicated when CO and venous return are equal?






31. systolic - diastolic






32. most common primary cardiac tumor in children - associated with tuberous sclerosis






33. Which channel accounts for automaticity of the SA and AV nodes?






34. wartiike - sterile vegetations occur on both sides of the valve - commonly causes mitral regurg. SLE causes it






35. which ethnic groups have higher association with HTN?






36. bening capillary hemangioma of elderly - does not regress






37. What does increasing intracellular Ca do?






38. EDV is also known as






39. Given P = QR - what factors influence resistance?






40. coronary artery spasm - ST elevation






41. In terms of starling forces - why does nephrotic syndrome or liver failure cause edems






42. What is the cushing triad?






43. What is the most common cause of right heart failure






44. Why is there edema after burns or during infection






45. What causes orthopnea?






46. no relation between p waves and QRS intervals - treatment and predisposing factor






47. Which class of drugs decrease the murmur heard in aortic regurg?






48. What is the characteristic pulse in aortic stenosis?






49. Which murmur is heard with VSD?






50. In terms of starling forces - why does heart failure cause edema?