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1

is weight or height more affected in neontes with CV disease?

weight more affected than height

2

tachypnea and/or dyspnea can be a sign of what in postnatal hx?

CHF

3

abnormal breathing in postnatal period is >____breaths/min

>60 breaths/min

4

Marfan Syndrome presents with?

Aortic root dilation and aortic dissection

5

noonan syndrome presents with?

Pulmonary stenosis and atrial septal defect

6

williams syndrome presents with?

Supravalvar aortic stenosis

7

muscular dystrophy presents with?

dilated cardiomyopathy

8

it is normal for the ____bp to be higher than the ____bp

it is normal for the leg bp to be higher than the arm bp

9

if the arm systolic bp>leg systolic bp, suggests?

obstruction of aortic arch-->coarctation

10

use bell for _____frequency sounds

low

11

use diaphragm for ______frequency soudns

high

12

what are the 3 factors impacting heart murmurs?

flow (CO), viscosity, orifice size

13

what type of murmur? Aortic stenosis, Subvalvar or supravalvar aortic stenosis, Pulmonary stenosis, Branch pulmonary artery stenosis, Tetralogy of Fallot, Coarctation of the aorta

systolic ejection murmurs

14

what type of murmur? : Ventricular septal defect, Atrioventricular septal defect, Mitral regurgitation, Tricuspid regurgitation

systolic regurgitant murmur

15

which types of murmurs are difficult to hear unelss there is pulmonary HTN?

tricuspid regurgitation
pulmonary insufficiency

16

is disturbed venous flow or arterial flow more common in children?

disturbed venous flow