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Flashcards in [14] Hypertension Deck (11):
1

Systolic pressure needed to be counted as Hypertension

> 140 mmHg

2

Diastolic pressure needed to be counted as Hypertension

> 90 mmHg

3

Blood Pressure is Lowest During?

Asleep

4

Main Cause of HPN

No detectable cause 95%

5

Formula for BP

BP = CO x PER

6

Most common cause of death in untreated hypertension

Renal Failure

7

Differentiate Essential and Secondary Hypertension

Essential Hypertension has no identifiable cause and is also known as idiopathic hypertension

8

Which is a manifestation of HPN in the heart and blood vessels?

(A) Necrotizing Arteriolitis
(B) Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
(C) Hyperplastic Arteriosclerosis
(D) A + C
(E) AOTA

E

9

[T/F] Benign HPN is clinically defined as diastolic BP > 120 mmHg w/ retinal changes like Dome Shaped Hemorrhages and Papilloedema

F, those are malignant signs

10

Kidney Characteristic/s Found in Benign HPN

(A) Kidney Swelling w/ Focal Hemorrhages
(B) Renal Artery Stenosis
(C) Fibroid Neurosis + Thrombosis in Renal Arteries
(D) Intimal Proliferation in Small Radial Arteries
(E) NOTA

E, these are all malignant signs

11

[T/F] Malignant Hypertension as Defined as Having a BP of > 210/120

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