Clinical Assessment Study Set 1

Medicine

Quiz 19 :

Assessment of Sleep and Breathing

Quiz 19 :

Assessment of Sleep and Breathing

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According to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), approximately how many Americans suffer from some type of sleep disorder?
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B

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How would you diagnose central sleep apnea (CSA)?
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D

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Which of the following will assist the RT in predicting sleep apnea?
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A

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What is the most common complaint of patients with obstructive sleep apnea?
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What sleep assessment study is used to diagnose sleep disorders?
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What occurs during REM that results in sleep disordered breathing?
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In which stage of sleep is "restorative sleep" thought to occur?
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Which of the following would be part of the montage monitored during a polysomnogram study (PSG)? 1) SpO2 2) ECG 3) EEG 4) EMG of abdomen
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What is the first sign of sleep disordered breathing?
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Which phase of sleep is characterized by delta or slow waves?
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A patient comment regarding the lack of dreaming could mean that the patient is not spending a significant period of sleep in which stage?
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During which stage of sleep are skeletal muscles partially paralyzed, thus greatly affecting ventilation and maintenance of the upper airway?
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Which of the following would be most suggestive of a patient who is liable to have sleep disordered breathing?
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In which stage of sleep does the brain show electrical activity similar to wakefulness on EEG tracings?
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Which of the following diagnostically defines the presence of moderate sleep apnea?
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A reduction in airflow of between 4% and 50% of baseline airflow for at least 10 s during sleep defines which of the following?
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If, upon assessment, the Mallampati score is class 4, the patient would be at high risk for which type of sleep disordered breathing?
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What stage of sleep is characterized by large eye rolls and low-amplitude waves on EEG recordings?
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A patient has an apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) of 12. What would this be considered?
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To meet the definitive criteria for sleep apnea, how many seconds of airflow cessation during sleep must be documented?
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