HB409;QuizQuestions

HB409;QuizQuestions - 1. In terms of coronary heart disease...

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1. In terms of coronary heart disease (CHD) A) Both wine consumption and overall alcohol consumption are negative CHD correlates B) Wine consumption is the only negative CHD correlate among the various alcoholic beverages. C) Wine consumption has a stronger corelation with CHD than alcohol in generaland overall alcohol consumption are negative CHD correlates D) Both a and c are correct E) Both b and c are correct Feedback: Slide 28 Points Earned: 0.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): D 2. The earliest documented wine production in what is now the United States A) Was done by French Huguenots in the 1500s in/around Jacksonville, Florida B) Was done by French Huguenots in the 1800s in/around Jacksonville, Florida C) Took place in the Ohio River Valley in about 1000 AD vy Leif Erikson and his mates. Feedback: Slide 72 Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): A 3. Polyphenols/flavonoids in wine A) are antioxidants B) inhibit HDL formation C) inhibit blood clotting D) restrict/tighten the blood vessel walls Feedback: Slide 30. They inhibit LDL formation and relax the blood vessel walls in addition to being antioxidants and inhibiting blood clotting. Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): A, C 4. Alcohol consumption has been found to be related to an increase in breast cancer risks for women. A) True B) False
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All women are at some risk for breast cancer: 11-12% 2-3 glasses of wine per day may increase risk to 14-15% Perspectives on interpretation: 3-4% increase 36% increase over the initial risk percentage Points Earned: 0.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): True 5. Boffetta's and Garfinkel's study showed that at three or more drinks per day there is an increased risk of death for drinkers compared to non-drinkers, particularly for liver cirrhosis. A) True B) False Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): True 6. Some acknowledge the apparent health benefits of moderate alcohol consumption, but hesitate to discuss them as they fear this may lead some that may become alcohol dependent to start consuming alcohol A) True B) False Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): True 7. Safe levels of alcohol consumption A) are clearly defined B) are the same for women and for men C) differ for women and for men Feedback: Safe Limits Moderate versus excessive Often poorly/ill defined Many variables influence tolerance Size, gender, habit, medication, food, pregnancy, nursing and diseases Safe limits Are defined as per medical concerns Not as per performance or social concerns (Slide 10) Safe upper limits moderation) is determined by the threshold for liver damage Healthy men: 40 grams of ethanol/day Healthy women: 24 grams of ethanol/day (Slide 11) Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 Correct Answer(s): C 8. The alcohol content of various wines varies greatly
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course HB 409 taught by Professor Dr.b during the Fall '11 term at Michigan State University.

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HB409;QuizQuestions - 1. In terms of coronary heart disease...

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