Quiz 01 - 1 of 11 1. Basal energy expenditure is markedly...

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1 of 11 1. Basal energy expenditure is markedly (>20%) increased under which of the following conditions? A. Hypothermia B. Pregnancy C. Hypothyroidism D. Skin healing after biopsy E. Periodontitis Question 2 of 11 2. Calculation of the body mass index (BMI) provides a useful initial assessment of body weight and adiposity. Which BMI indicates a normal weight? A. 15 B. 20 C. 25 D. 30 E. 35 Question 3 of 11 3. The basal electrical rhythm (BER) of the intestinal smooth muscle has which of the following characteristics? A. It has the same rate in all gut segments B. It initiates retrograde movements during vomiting C. It is controlled by changes in membrane potassium conductance D. It originates from the interstitial cells of Cajal E. It prevents action potentials from occurring Question 4 of 11 4. Which of the following mediators initiates migrating motor complexes in the gastrointestinal tract? A. Nitric oxide
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This note was uploaded on 09/14/2011 for the course PHARM gs taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at UCSD.

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Quiz 01 - 1 of 11 1. Basal energy expenditure is markedly...

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