Health Exam 3 Review

Health Exam 3 Review - Health Exam 3 Review Quiz 10: 1. All...

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Health Exam 3 Review Quiz 10: 1. All of the following are non-invasive tests for detecting heart disease: MRI, ELECTROCARDIOGRAM, ECHOCARDIOGRAPH 2. True or False: Pulmonary edema occurs when the heart needs more oxygen than the arteries can provide. FALSE. 3. How many chambers does the heart contain? FOUR. 4. What is considered a healthy blood cholesterol level for adults? LESS THAN 200. 5. What is Hypertension? HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE 6. The right side of the heart pumps blood to the lungs in what is called _______. PULMONARY CIRCULATION 7. True or False: The period when your heart is relaxing is called systole. FALSE. Correct: diastole 8. All of the following Cardiovascular Disease risk factors can be modified: CHOLESTEROL LEVELS, CIGARETTE SMOKING, PHYSICAL INACTIVITY 9. What type of cholesterol is considered 'good' cholesterol? LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS 10. Which type of stroke is caused when a clot forms in the cerebral artery? THROMBOTIC STROKE 11. True or False: Cardiovascular Disease affects more than 81 million Americans. TRUE. 12. Which ethnic racial group is considered as at highest risk for developing Cardiovascular Disease? AFRICAN AMERICANS 13. True or False: Hemorrhagic strokes are much more common than ischemic strokes. FALSE. 14. What is considered a healthy blood pressure reading for an adult? 120/80 15. Dietary changes that can protect against Cardiovascular Disease include all of the following EXCEPT: DECREASING FIBER INTAKE 16. Physical activity reduces your risk for Cardiovascular Disease in all of the following ways: HELPS PREVENT DIABETES, INCREASES HIGH-DENSITY LIPOPROTEINS, CONTROLS BLOOD PRESSURE 17. True or False: Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. TRUE 18. All of the following are risk factors that CANNOT be changed: HEREDITY, AGE, OBESITY 19. What is coronary heart disease?
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