CV lifespan.pdf - Cardiovascular | Completed | Shadow Health Cardiovascular Results | Completed Advanced Health Assessment September'17 NREO81 NRE-662

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10/17/2017 Cardiovascular | Completed | Shadow Health 1/2 Cardiovascular Results | Completed Advanced Health Assessment - September '17 , NREO81 NRE-662 01A Return to Assignment Your Results Turn In Lab Pass Activity Time: 4 min Lifespan Tina’s 5-year-old cousin comes into the clinic and you notice that her heart rate increases with inspiration and decreases with expiration. What is your differential diagnosis and treatment plan for this finding? Student Response: Sinus arrhythmia. It is generally normal in the young, only if it occurs with breathing. As such, it is. Monitor throughout life because it could turn into tachy-brady syndrome and result in a pacer being placed. Model Note: Differential diagnosis includes benign sinus dysrhythmia, increased intracranial pressure, increased vagal tone, and myocardial ischemia. Her blood pressure should be monitored to ensure perfusion to rule out myocardial ischemia. She should be assessed for other symptoms that may indicate an underlying
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  • Summer '17
  • Dr. Iris Malone
  • Myocardial ischemia, benign sinus dysrhythmia

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