Heart, Lung & Endocrine System Health Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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 2 2. All of the following can lead to restrictive lung disease, EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. What is the most appropriate term for holes in the walls of the heart?

Question 4 4. Gary's heart does not pump enough blood to support his body, making his heart work overtime in order for it to pump and work properly. Gary's condition will continue to worsen over time due to the weakening of his heart muscles. Gary has been diagnosed with:

Question 5 5. The rhinovirus is responsible for _____.

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Question 6 6. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

Question 7 7. Irritability, weight loss, and a high heart rate are associated with which endocrine disorder?

Question 8 8. If a blood clot breaks loose and moves into the lungs, what is it called?

Question 9 9. What condition could result if the blood supply to the heart is stopped?

Question 10 10. The condition where plaque builds up in the arteries of the body is called:

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Question 11 11. Which of these describes the purpose of an Electrocardiogram (ECG)?

Question 12 12. Which of the following comes with increased age?

Question 13 13. Plaque buildup in the arterial walls is known as:

Question 14 14. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not a major component of the cardiovascular network

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Question 16 16. Which virus causes the flu?

Question 17 17. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

Question 18 18. How does Nitroglycerin help relieve angina?

Question 19 19. 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?

Question 20 20. Which of these conditions is most associated with calcium depletion from the bones?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a controllable risk factor for heart disease?

Question 22 22. Which of the following explains why people who suffer from diabetes have high blood glucose levels?

Question 23 23. A/An _____ looks inside the body using a magnetic field, while a/an _____ uses sound waves to peer inside the body.

Question 24 24. High blood pressure is commonly known as _____.

Question 25 25. _____ is a heart disease where blood flows back in the wrong opposite direction.

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Question 26 26. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 27 27. Which of the following terms is used to describe a blood clot that forms in the deep vessels of the legs?

Question 28 28. In terms of dollars, people over 65 spend how much a year on cardiovascular related issues?

Question 29 29. If a person is diagnosed with venous thromboembolism, what is wrong with them?

Question 30 30. Who is NOT following a preventative strategy for cardiovascular disease?

Heart, Lung & Endocrine System Health Chapter Exam Instructions

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