The pain of angina usually occurs during __________________ and is relieved
A non-transmural myocardial infarction involves_______________________
_______________________ is the greatest threat to life in the first hours after
a myocardial infarction.
The clinical condition in which inadequate cardiac output results in poor perfusion
of organ system is called____________________________
When increased pressure in the pulmonary vessels causes fluid to leak into the
interstitial lung tissue, ______________________________ occurs.
The condition manifested by neck vein distention and body edema is called
Hypertension that has no identifiable cause is referred to as _________________
For a cardiovascular surgical patient, poor ________________________ result
in increased anxiety, which leads to a slower recovery.
Cramping pain in the calf and the appearance of swelling or redness along a vein
are signs of ________________________________.
Compression of the heart from fluid accumulation in the pericardial sac is called
Why is it essential for paraprofessional nursing staff to be familiar with the layout
of a crash cart? _________________________.
What does the recorder do during a "code?" ___________________________.