February 6, 2017
Pathophysiology for Health Professions
Read the case study on page 141 & 142 and answer the questions.
-1. What does Jamess low blood pressure imply about flow of blood through tissue?
Less blood flows throug
Assignment 1 Chapter 4
1. A 14-year-old Caucasian female presents to the emergency room complaining of fever, aches,
and diarrhea of serval days duration. Her body is covered in a sunburn-like rash. Her mother,
who has accompanied her to t
Submitted by Cannedy, Johanna (JOHCANNEDY) on 10/31/2012 4:44:49 PM
Abdominal discomfort with maximum tenderness of the abdomen at McBurneys point is a
clinical sign of:
A) hiatal hernia
Joe has chest pain after exertion. His cardiac enzymes are normal, and his doctor has prescribed
nitroglycerin. He has:
A) myocardial infarction
B) mitral valve stenosis
C) essential hypertension
Because it lets the physician know that he was experiencing a pain in one side of his ear.
It will show that the child is in some kind of discomfort or pain
To see if there was any drainage and to make sure that it was the ear that the child wasnt
Submitted by Cannedy, Johanna (JOHCANNEDY) on 5/6/2012 10:16:15 PM
Tetanus toxoid boosters should be given how often?
A) every year
B) every other year
C) every 10 years
D) every 20 years
The exchange of two gases within the lungs is:
A) internal respiration
B) external respiration
Correct Answer(s): B
John went to his home town football game yesterday. To
Cannedy, Johanna (JOHCANNEDY) on 9/9/2012 11:30:08 PM
The procedure in which fluid is drawn from the sac surrounding the fetus, and tested for
chromosomal abnormalities is:
1. Sinusitis is diagnosed if there is discolored rhinorrhea, facial pain, headache, or a history of
sinusitis. Findings of sinus tenderness or purulent nasal discharge also contribute to this
diagnosis. Inflammation of the nares and paranasal sinuses, inc
1. What is the significance of the previous occurrence of chickenpox?
Shingles is a very painful disease caused by the same herpes virus that causes chicken pox
varicella zoster virus.
2. What is the causative agent of chickenpox? Of shingles?
Submitted by Cannedy, Johanna (JOHCANNEDY) on 11/30/2012 5:36:15 PM
Which of the following is a risk factor for sexually transmitted diseases?
A) sharing needles in drug use
Which of the following foods could be recommended to a patient who is taking thiazide
A) Oranges, bananas, potatoes
B) Strawberries, grapes, corn
C) Lettuce, radishes, gluten-free bread
Submitted by Cannedy, Johanna (JOHCANNEDY) on 4/22/2012 10:32:42 PM
Which of the following disorders may occur if the thyroid fails to function properly during the
formative years of a childs deve