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Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice Study Set 1

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Quiz 42 :

Cardiovascular Disease

Quiz 42 :

Cardiovascular Disease

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Given is a list of modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD).Which one risk factor can be modified by the motivated client?
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D

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Mrs.Jones is a new client in the practice.On completion of the health history assessment,it is discovered that she was treated for a myocardial infarction 3 months ago.Before dental hygiene care,the client should do which of the following?
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D

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The optimal prothrombin time for a client receiving anticoagulant therapy who is scheduled for dental hygiene therapy should be between _____ and _____ seconds.
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B

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The medication of choice to alleviate angina pectoris is which of the following?
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What is the most frequently occurring valvular heart defect that can result in cardiovascular damage?
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In addition to invasive dental and dental hygiene therapy,transient bacteremia can be produced by which of the following?
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Primary hypertension is also known as idiopathic hypertension.Primary hypertension is the result of an existing disease such as those of the cardiovascular system,renal system,adrenal glands,or neurologic system.
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Essential steps taken as part of professional dental hygiene care to prevent infective endocarditis include all of the following except which one?
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Stage 1 hypertension is classified as a persistent blood pressure reading at or above 140 to 159 mm Hg systolic and 90 to 99 mm Hg diastolic.Readings above this range are further classified as stage 2 hypertension when it is at or above160 mm Hg systolic and at or above100 mm Hg diastolic.Clients receiving antihypertensive drug therapy may experience all of the following except which one?
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Given is a list of modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD).Which one risk factor is nonmodifiable?
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Clients with sustained elevated blood pressure are at risk for:
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Mr.Smith is a new client in the practice.On completion of the health history assessment,it is apparent that he may have unstable angina.He reports experiencing frequent angina pain even while reading the morning newspaper.Before dental hygiene care,the client should do which of the following?
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An irregularity of the audible heartbeat caused by a turbulent flow of blood through a valve that has failed to close is known as which of the following?
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Clients at highest risk for adverse outcomes from infective endocarditis include all of the following cardiac conditions except which one?
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Atherosclerosis,a narrowing of the lumen of the coronary arteries,will most likely result in all of the following conditions except which one?
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Hypertension is a persistent elevation of the systolic and diastolic blood pressures at or above _____ mm Hg.
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Rheumatic heart disease is the result of which of the following?
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The result of insufficient blood flow from the coronary arteries into the heart or myocardium is known as which of the following?
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Individuals with a history of disordered eating (anorexia nervosa or bulimia)have an increased risk for developing coronary heart disease.Similarly,persons with cardiovascular disease are at increased risk for developing disordered eating.
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All of the following medications may be prescribed as an anticoagulant to persons with valvular heart defects except which one?
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