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1

What is the purpose of the Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire? (PAR-Q)

Determine if client needs to get physicians clearance for exercise. All NO's = GO

2

Basic function of a Beta-Blocker medication

Antihypertensive (treat high blood pressure), also for arrhythmias (irregular heart rate)

3

Basic function of a calcium-channel blockers?

hypertension and angina

4

Basic function of nitrates

hypertension and congestive heart failure

5

Basic function of diuretics

hypertension, congestive heart failure, and peripheral edema

6

Basic function of bronchodilators

correct or prevent bronchial smooth muscle constriction in people with asthma and other pulmonary diseases

7

Basic function of vasodilators

treat hypertension and congestive heart failure

8

Beta-Blockers ____ HR and ____ BP

lower HR and lower BP

9

Calcium-channel blockers ____ HR and ____ BP

increase HR and lower BP

10

Nitrates _____ HR and ____ BP

increase /don't effect HR and don't effect/lower BP

11

Diuretics ____ HR and ____ BP

don't effect HR and don't effect/lower BP

12

Bronchodilators ____ HR and ____ BP

don't effect HR and don't effect BP

13

Vasodilators ___ HR and ___ BP

increase/lower/doesn't effect HR and lowers BP

14

Antidepressants ____ HR and ____ BP

increase/doesn't effect HR and doesn't effect/lowers BP