EMC240 2r - Quiz 2r Perfusion 1 The Frank-Starling Law of...

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Quiz 2r: Perfusion 1. The Frank-Starling Law of the heart can be summarized by: a. Increases myocardial contractility with increased fiber stretch 2. Trace the flow of blood through the heart and pulmonary circulation: Right Atrium Right Ventricle Pulmonary Artery Pulmonary Capillary Bed Pulmonary Vein Left Atrium Left Ventricle 3. Ventricular systole is defined as ventricular: a. Contraction 4. A 58 yr old patient has a rapid heart rate of 150/minute. You decide to try vagal maneuvers to elicit parasympathetic stimulation. These would include all of the following EXCEPT : a. Hyperventilation 5. The acronym SLUDGE describes: a. The effects of excessive parasympathetic nervous system activity 6. Vasopressors are a common cardiac medication that: a. Increase PVR 7. Endogenous (naturally occurring) hormones that communicate sympathetic nervous stimulation in the body is/are: a. Catacholamines 8. A patient has a low blood pressure (92/50) and a slow pulse (40). the patient's skin is pale/gray
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2009 for the course EMC 240 taught by Professor Miller during the Fall '08 term at E. Kentucky.

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EMC240 2r - Quiz 2r Perfusion 1 The Frank-Starling Law of...

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