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1

Bottom Number of Blood pressure?

Diastolic

2

Optimum time for ice pack is 10min. This is to avoid____

Hunting Response

3

Redness and swelling during inflammation process are caused by all what 4 actions

Histamine
Prostaglands
Serotonin
Bradykinin

4

What is the level of desired cholesterol?

Less than or equal to 200mg/100ml

5

Known as separation of electrically charged particles?

Resting membrane material

6

What does a motor unit consist of?

Motor neuron, muscle fibers that intenervates

7

What mineral must be present for muscle contraction?

Ca++. Calcium

8

ATP during muscle contractions produce what?

ADP+CP4

9

What process breaks down minerals fat, carbs,and proteins?

Krebs cycle

10

Scerotomic pain is transported by what type of nerve fiber?

Unmelynated C fibers

11

Muscle fiber arrangements are made up of?

Fusiform
Pennate

12

What is amenorrhea?

Absence of flow during menses

13

What should be avoided by a patient who has frequent constipation?

Laxatives or enemas

14

What phase of menstrual cycle does a Graafian follicle mature?

Follicular

15

What are 2 phases of menstruation?

Menrche
Follicular

16

What is a potential possibility if scahophoid/ wrist fracture is mistreated?

Aseptic Necrosis

17

Blood in urine?

Hematuria

18

What happens during a Valsalva effect?

Rapid rise in blood pressure

19

Adrenal glands secrete which of the following?

Cortisol
Epinerphrine
Aldosterone
Estrogen

20

What are the 2 main purposes of the testicles?

Spermatoza
Testosterone