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Cardiology

Subject : health-sciences
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1. Rank the following by speed of conduction - av node - atria - purkinjee - ventricles






2. Which organ has the largest arteriovenous difference






3. Churg Strauss - presentation and test






4. How does angiotensin II raise MAP






5. Which two mechanisms sense decrease MAP?






6. What are common causes of mitral regurg?






7. The cause of dyspnea on exertion?






8. what conditions are associated with pulsus paradoxus






9. What does autoregulation do?






10. Chronic mitral stenosis can lead to what changes in size of the LA






11. dilated tortous veins due to chronically inc venous pressure - poor wound healing - varicose ulcers






12. port wine stains on face - intracerebral AVM - siezures - early onset glaucoma - congenital






13. with what heart sounds do ASD usually present?






14. What supplies the posterior left ventricle?






15. what percentage of HTN is secondary to renal disease?






16. What are the complications of atherosclerosis?






17. In an EKG - What is the p wave?






18. exaggerated decrease in pulse during inspiration.






19. What are the systolic heart sounds






20. bacterial endocarditis - previously normal valves - rapid onset - Which bacteria?






21. What are tendinous xanthoma - atheromas - and corneal arcus signs of?






22. Which valve is most commonly involved in bacterial endocarditis?






23. sudden death in young atheletes - S4 - apical impulses - outflow obstruction






24. machine murmer






25. What causes the CO curve to shift downwards?






26. serum marker for wegener's






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






28. What does the U wave indicated?






29. What are anitschkow's cells






30. What does prolonged QT predispose to?






31. systolic - diastolic






32. In an inferior wall infarct - which artery is affected and which leads show Q waves






33. What are aschoff bodies






34. When do you see extensive coagulative necrosis in an MI






35. What is the definition of HTN?






36. What is the most common cause of MI






37. congenital heart defect with turner's






38. congenital heart defect with marfan's






39. How are cadiac myocytes eltrically coupled?






40. Do you see elevaged ASO titers in rheumatic heart disease






41. list the coronary vessels most likely to be occluded






42. Wegener's presentation






43. SV CAP means?






44. benign - painful - red - blue tumor under fingernails from smooth muscle cells






45. acute - self limiting necrotizing vasculitis in children associated with fever - conjunctivitis - strawberry tongue - desquamatous skin rash - lymphadenitis - coronary sinus aneurysms. Seen in asians






46. skin rash on buttocks and legs - arthralgia - intestinal hemorrhage - abdominal pain - melena. Follows URI - IgA immune complex - most common childhood systemic vasculitis






47. Inspiration causes an increase in which sided heart sounds?






48. In the cardiac and vascular function curves - In what instance is the vascular curve shifted to the right?






49. The 7 complications of MI






50. When do coronary arteries fill?