2009 Quiz X Key - protein synthesis(a 1.8 g/kg body weight...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
HUN 4221 Spring 2009 Quiz X 1. Albert collapses at a UF football game after running around the football field waving to the crowds for 5 hrs in 98 o temperature. He is rushed to Shands Hospital and dies from a fatal heat stroke. Potential cause(s) are the following: (a) Blood sodium <145 meq/L (b) Hypovolemia (c) Reduced blood pressure (d) Reduced blood potassium 2. Select the correct description of expected physiological changes in a patient with hyperaldosteronemia. (a) Hypervolemia (b) Hypernatremia (c) Hypokalemia (d) Convulsions (e) All of the above 3. You are training for a weight lifting competition and undergo strenuous work outs daily for many months prior to the event. Select the correct statement(s) regarding recommendations for your protein intake or source of protein to maintain optimal muscle
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: protein synthesis. (a) 1.8 g/kg body weight is recommended (b) 0.8 g/kg body weight is recommended (c) Drinking cow’s milk after the exercise (d) Drinking soy milk after the exercise (e) a & c 4. As a pharmacist you should advise elderly patients against taking potassium supplements because they may lead to impaired cardiac muscle function. (a) True (b) False 5. After running several miles after classes each day it is more important for you to replace fluid loss vs electrolytes. (a) True (b) False 6. Research studies indicate that protein requirements of the elderly decrease with age. (a) True (b) False 7. Studies have shown that creatine increases muscle protein synthesis. (a) True (b) False...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 12/09/2011 for the course HUN 4445 taught by Professor Sitren during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

Page1 / 2

2009 Quiz X Key - protein synthesis(a 1.8 g/kg body weight...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online