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Flashcards in Cardiac Tamponade Addition Deck (5)
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1
Q

Sudden acute cardiac tamponade presents much like which type of shock?

A

Cardiogenic shock w/ HYPOTENSION, JVD, MUFFLED HEART SOUNDS

2
Q

What is a group of symptoms referred to as the Beck triad (Cardiac Tamponade)?

A
  • hypotension
  • jugular vein distention
  • muffled heart sounds
3
Q

More Slowly developing CARDIAC TAMPONADE present like which type of heart failure?

A

RIGHT-SIDED HEART FAILURE

4
Q

What is the clinical manifestation of Right-sided- heart failure?

A
dyspnea
 tachycardia
JVD
ascites
hepatomegaly
edema
5
Q

What can occur from Cardiac Tamponade?

A
  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Death