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Flashcards in Ascultation Deck (15):
1

What are the 6 components of a cardiovascular exam?

1. History

2. Mucous membranes

3. Arterial pulses

4. Jugular veins

5. Precordium

6. Auscultation

2

What are the transient sounds?

S1, S2, S3, S4

3

True or False: Transient sounds can be normal heart sounds.

TRUE

4

Which grade of murmur is "very soft"?

Grade I

5

Which grade of murmur is the first to be accompanied by a thrill?

Grade V

6

Which grade of murmur is considered to be of "moderate-loud intensity"?

Grade IV

7

Which grade of murmur is considered to be of "low-moderate intensity"?

Grade III

8

Is the S3 sound ventricular or atrial in origin?

Ventricular

9

Is the S4 sound ventricular or atrial in origin?

Atrial

10

Which gallop sound is associated with HCM?

S4

11

Which gallop sound is associated with DCM?

S3

12

Are gallop sounds systolic, diastolic, or both?

Diastolic

13

What is the caudal most valve in the heart?

Mitral valve

14

What is the cranial most valve in the heart?

Pulmonary valve

15

Which species has the more horizontally positioned heart, canine or feline?

Feline