Flashcards in cardio and systemic Deck (14):
septicemia is a _______ infection that is in the bloodstream
strep group B in _______, strep pneumonia and neisseria meningitides in ________, and staph aureus and strep pneumoniae in ______
SIRS is systemic _______ that occurs in sepsis. Will have fever, tachycardia, tachypnea, and elevated ______
treat sepsis with ______ and ______. Hypotension and organ dysfunction.
support and IV antibiotics
rheumatic fever is group A ________ and is a systemic immune response. Check _____
strep (beta hemolytic)
treat rheumatic fever with _____
infective endocarditis results from ________ and staph aureus
microbacteria colonize the endothelial surface of the endovascular structures in _________
you may see a fever and murmur in ______
blood cultures and echo should be performed for ________
most of a acute pericarditis is ____, much is idiopathic
ECG changes, chest pain, and friction rub are typical of _______. Treat with NSAIDS.
osler nodes, petechiae, and splinter hemorrhages present in ______