Flashcards in  Preventive Cardiology Deck (11):
Isolation vs. Quarantine
Isolation: Separation of infected persons or carriers to other people
Quarantine: Restriction of freedom of movement in people who were exposed to the disease
Efficacy vs. Efficativeness
Effectiveness: Real World Setting
What is Sutton's Law
That's where the money is
"You tell the patient that he has pulmonary embolism because that's "where the money is"
What is Occam's Razor
Simplest explanation is usually the right on
What is the Law of Parsimony
Explain findings with the least number of diagnosis
What is the Heuristic of Availability
Findings are easily remembered
What is the Heuristic of Anchoring
Stay with initial impression
What is the Heuristic of Premature Closure
Stop pursuing alternative explanations
What is the usual recommendation for physical activity to manage hypertension?
30 minutes on level ground on usual days
A modest reduction of sodium should be at least how much?