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Cardiovascular, Respiratory, & Endocrine Health Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Plaque buildup in the arterial walls is known as:

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a controllable risk factor for heart disease?

Question 3 3. Which of the following terms is used to describe a blood clot that forms in the deep vessels of the legs?

Question 4 4. Which of the following describes Coronary Heart Disease?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a controllable risk factor for heart disease?

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Question 6 6. Weight gain and fatigue are associated with which endocrine disorder?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is not a major component of the cardiovascular network

Question 8 8. Which of the following medications are often used for the treatment of blood clots because they reduce the blood's ability to clot?

Question 9 9. The heart is a double-pump. If the left side of the heart weakens and does not efficiently pump blood out of the heart to the body, what could result?

Question 10 10. Which of these describes the purpose of an Electrocardiogram (ECG)?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following explains why people who suffer from diabetes have high blood glucose levels?

Question 12 12. The endocrine disorder, _____, causes an excess of cortisol, thin skin, and a buffalo hump.

Question 13 13. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 14 14. High blood pressure is commonly known as _____.

Question 15 15. Carol's cardiologist suspects that she might have heart disease and has performed a series of diagnostic tests in order to properly diagnose the issue. In the latest procedure, a dye was injected into Carol's blood vessels. The blood vessels were then viewed using x-rays. What diagnostic procedure did Carol participate in?

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Question 16 16. The rhinovirus is responsible for _____.

Question 17 17. If a person is diagnosed with venous thromboembolism, what is wrong with them?

Question 18 18. _____ is a heart disease where blood flows back in the wrong opposite direction.

Question 19 19. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 20 20. Mark is having trouble exhaling. Which of the following diseases can cause this problem?

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Question 21 21. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is related to or the cause of most heart disease and cardiovascular problems?

Question 23 23. All of the following can lead to restrictive lung disease, EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. Which of these conditions is most associated with calcium depletion from the bones?

Question 25 25. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

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Question 26 26. In terms of dollars, people over 65 spend how much a year on cardiovascular related issues?

Question 27 27. How does Nitroglycerin help relieve angina?

Question 28 28. Pneumonia can be caused by all of the following, EXCEPT:

Question 29 29. Gary has recently started an exercise regimen; however, he notices that anytime he engages in a high intensity workout he has chest pains. Concerned, Gary went to visit his doctor who explained that Gary's heart wasn't receiving enough oxygen while working out. Gary's doctor diagnosed him with

Question 30 30. If a blood clot breaks loose and moves into the lungs, what is it called?

Cardiovascular, Respiratory, & Endocrine Health Chapter Exam Instructions

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