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Quiz 14 :

Life-Threatening Conditions: Heart Disease, Stroke, Cancer, and Hivaids

Quiz 14 :

Life-Threatening Conditions: Heart Disease, Stroke, Cancer, and Hivaids

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Match the following disorders with their descriptions in. -Results in motor or cognitive deficits and possible emotional lability.
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Match the following treatments with their description in . -May prolong survival, but is not a cure for HIV/AIDS
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E

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50% of patients who begin an exercise program as part of their cardiac rehabilitation discontinue within the first six months.
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Match the following disorders with their descriptions in. -The destruction of heart muscle due to lack of blood.
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The vast majority of those smokers who suffer a myocardial infarction quit smoking.
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Match the following treatments with their description in . -A radiation treatment for cancer.
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Match the following treatments with their description in . -Is used to treat blockages in coronary arteries.
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Match the following disorders with their descriptions in. -May be associated with Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia and eventual encephalopathy.
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Cancer is the most frequent cause of death in Canada.
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Match the following disorders with their descriptions in. -Caused by a brief or incomplete blockage of oxygenated blood to the heart.
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Ischemic strokes are caused when blood supply to the brain is cut off by a blood clot or a plaque.
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Match the following treatments with their description in . -A treatment for a limited breast cancer
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Cognitive adjustments patients make to high-mortality illnesses include developing positive reappraisals of their life situations, gaining a sense of control, and restoring their self-esteem.
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Match the following treatments with their description in . -Results in anticipatory nausea in 25-50% of those treated.
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The criteria for diagnosis of AIDS has been changed to include low T-cell counts.
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Psychosocial efforts for HIV/AIDS need to begin when patients are treated for the disease.
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Aphasias are language disorders that can be caused by a stroke in the left hemisphere of the brain.
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Women are more likely to have heart attacks, but less likely to die from them than men.
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Match the following disorders with their descriptions in. -Characterized by an unrestrained proliferation of cell growth.
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Which of the following is NOT considered a high-mortality chronic illness
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