Flashcards in Cardiology Deck (29):
narrow QRS tachycardia come from 2 places
Valsalva maneuver used for...?
restore normal heart rate
chest pain by exertion
2 main causes of angina
central chest pain
pain eased with anti inflamms
hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy presentation
and pulse type
pulse type: jerky
methotrexate used for
how to accentuate an ejection systolic murmur?
inverted p waves
retrograde atrial conduction
MI and bradycardia suggest which vessel is occluded?
fluid overload can occur after an MI - this is indicated by changes in physiology: i.e: increased HR, RR
Look for signs of heart failure - breahtlessness, sitting forward
How do you treat?
give IV furosemide
signs of heart failure
how to hear aoritc regurgitation
sit up and lean forwards
how to hear right sided murmurs
deep breath in
how to test for stable angina?
stress test on ECG then angiogram
what kind of pulse can aortic regurgitation cause?
congestive HF symptoms
sleeping up right
what is CHAD2DS2 VASC2 for?
AF, helps to see if anti-coagulant is needed
what is budd chiari syndrome?
hepatic vein blocked
what is it
right heart side englargment because of liver abnormality
symptoms: fainting, chest pain, swelling ankels, respiratory problems
peripherial oedema in someone with COPD...think about what....
right heart failure
what would you see in chronic hep?
When does creatinine kinase rise
MI and trauma
Pan systolic murmur on LHS with tender abdomen
Tricuspid regurgitation with hepatomegaly
When do you find a pansystolic murmur
Mitral & tricuspid regurgitation
Ventricular septal defects
What is waterhammer pulse, de Musset sign, collapsing pulse and head nodding a sign of?
Treatment for hypertension <55 not black
treatment for black patient with hypertension