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Flashcards in Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diagnostic Tests Deck (13):
1

Echo

-transducer on chest emits high frequency sound waves
-Types: 2D/3D, M-mode, doppler, Stress echo, TEE, contrast echo

2

Invasive Heart Tests

catheterization

3

Non-Invasive Heart Tests

-Echo
-MUGA

4

Info From Echo

-L vent wall motion
-presence of thrombus
-valve function
-chamber size
-EF
-blood velocity

5

Info from MUGA

calculate left vent EF

6

Cath

-Through femoral or radial A to L ventricle
-verify/make diagnoses

7

Surgical Approaches

-posterolateral thoracotomy
-anterolateral thoracotomy
-lateral thoracotomy
-axillary thoracotomy
-median sternotomy
-thoracoabdominal incision

8

PCI

-percutaneous coronary interventions:

-PTCA
-Atherectomy
-Stent
-Laser

9

Cardiac Anti-Arrhythmia Procedures

-Pacemakers
-ICD

10

Info from Cath

-Cardiac output
-heart pressures
-ventricular EF

11

Coronary Vessel Surgical Procedures

-PCI
-CABG

12

CABG

uses saphenous vein, LIMA, or radial A

13

Peripheral Vessel Surgical Procedures

-Carotid endarterectomy
-abdominal aortic aneurysmectomy