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Final Exam Prep 1

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Section 1

Question Answer
Endowithin
Pneumoair
contraagainst / opposite
pulmolungs
epiaround
tachytoo fast
bradytoo slow
pneapertaining to breathing
thorax ribs
cardiacheart
AEDautomated external defibrilator
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Section 2

Question Answer
itisinflammation
phagiapertaining to eating and swallowing
phasiapertaining to speech
paresisweakness
plegiaparalysis
dipsiathirst
emesisvomitting
miosispupil constriction
myopertaining to the muscles
nephrokidney
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Section 3

Question Answer
osteobone
syncope fainting
gastrostomach
polytoo much, excessive
hypotoo low
dysdifficulty with
rrheaexcessive discharge
awithout, lack of
hematoblood
hypertoo high
DOAdead on arrival
DNRdo not resuscitate
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Section 4

Question Answer
hepatoliver
megalyenlargement
vasoblood vessels
CPRcardio pulmonary resuscitation
LOClevel of consciousness
COPDchronic obstructive pulmonary disorder
ECGelectro cardio gram
Ptpatient
BPblood pressure
CO2carbondioxide
MImyocardial infarction
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Section 5

Question Answer
abrasionremoval of epidermis with capillary bleeding
amputationcomplete removal of a body part
Hypoxiatoo little oxygen in blood
PhysiologyFunctioning of the body's anatomy
Hypoglycemiatoo little sugar in the blood
Bradycardiatoo slow heart rate
Dyspneadifficulty in breathing
aspirationbreathing in of liquids & solids
eccymosisblue discoloration of the skin due to bruising
cyanosisblue discoloration of the skin due to lack of oxygen
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Section 6

Question Answer
purcussionthe examination of the chest by sound of striking the ribs
prima gravidaexperiencing 1st pregnancy
abandonmentwhen you start treating a pt and then stop treating without handing over to same or higher qualification
do not resuscitate court order stating not to do CPR
expressed consentverbal or non-verbal authorization to treatment and transport
implied consentwhen pt is unconscious we take it if he were conscious he would want treatment
abortionpassage of fetus before 20 weeks gestation
negligenceacting outside your scope
false imprisonmenttransport and treatment of pt against their wishes
eclampsiapregnancy induced hypertension where pt has already started convulsing
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Section 7

Question Answer
crowningwhen baby's head starts to show during delivery
distalaway from midline
medialtoward midline
inferioreverything below umbilicus
anterior front of the body
pronelying face down
supinelying face up
stroke volumeamount of blood pumped in one beat
systemic vascular resistanceresistance offered by blood vessels during contraction & dilation
hypoxemialack of oxygen in blood
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Section 8

Question Answer
diastolecardiac relaxation
minute volumeamount of air breathed in & out in one minute
blood pressureamount of pressure exerted against the artery walls
tidal volumeamount of air breathed in and out in one breath
cardiac outputamount of blood pumped by the heart in one minute
preloadpressure by which blood returns to the heart
afterloadpressure by which heart pumps blood to the body
systolic pressurepressure by which blood is exerted against the artery walls during cardiac contraction
ventilationsimple movement of air in & out of the lungs
dead air spacewhere ventilation occurs but no respiration
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Section 9

Question Answer
chemoreceptorsfound in carotid & aortic vessels to measure the amount of chemicals in arterial blood
respirationgaseous exchange
osmosismovement of molecules from a high to a low concentration through a semipermeable membrane
diffusionmovement from a low to a high concentration
carinawhere the trachea splits into the 2 main bronchi
medullary co2 drivechemoreceptors measure too much co2 and medulla oblangata sends message to respiratory muscles to breath in healthy pt
hypoxix drivechemoreceptors measure fall in oxygen and send message to the respiratory muscles to contract in COPD pt
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