Because primary hypertension has no identifiable cause treatment is based on

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Because primary hypertension has no identifiable cause, treatment is based on interfering with the physiological mechanisms that regulate blood pressure. Thiazide diuretics treat hypertension because they: Student Answer: Increase renin secretion. Decrease the production of aldosterone. Deplete body sodium and reduce fluid volume. Decrease blood viscosity. Points Received: 2.5 of 2.5 Comments: Question 7.Question :Jamie is a thirty-four-year-old pregnant woman with familial hyperlipidemia and elevated LDL levels. What is the appropriate treatment for a pregnant woman? -518474873 MultipleChoice 16 True 0 -518474873 MultipleChoice 16 -518474872 MultipleChoice 34 True 0 -518474872 MultipleChoice 34
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Question : The New York Heart Association and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society have described grading criteria for levels of angina. Angina that occurs with unusually strenuous activity or on walking or climbing stair after meals is: Student Answer: Class I Class II Class III Class IV -518474871 MultipleChoice 31 True 0 -518474871 MultipleChoice 31
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Points Received: 2.5 of 2.5 Comments: Question 9. Question : Patients who are being treated for folate deficiency require monitoring of: Student Answer: Complete blood count every four weeks Hematocrit and hemoglobin at one week and then at eight weeks Reticulocyte count at one week Folate levels every four weeks until the hemoglobin stabilizes Points Received: 2.5 of 2.5 Comments: Question 10. Question : An ACE inhibitor and what other class of drug may reduce proteinuria in patients with diabetes better than either drug alone? Student Answer: Beta blockers -518474870 MultipleChoice 17 True 0 -518474870 MultipleChoice 17 -518474869 MultipleChoice 15 True 0 -518474869 MultipleChoice 15
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Diuretics Nondihydropyridine calcium channel blockers Angiotensin II receptor blockers Points Received: 2.5 of 2.5 Comments: Question 11. Question : First-line therapy for hyperlipidemia is: Student Answer: Statins Niacin Lifestyle changes Bile acid-binding resins Points Received: 2.5 of 2.5 Comments: -518474868 MultipleChoice 39 True 0 -518474868 MultipleChoice 39 -518474867 MultipleChoice 28 True
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