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cardi

heart

1

neur

nerve/brain

2

hyper

above normal/high

3

hypo

below normal/low

4

tachy

rapid

5

brady

slow

6

ac

pertaining to

7

ology

study of

8

al

pertaining to

9

ist

one who specializes in

10

or

mouth/oral

11

trendelenburg

supine with feet elevated above the heart

12

stress

acute (normal reactions to extraordinary situations)

delayed (PTSD)

cumulative (burnout)

13

hydrostatic pressure

water pushed back out of bloodstream (opposite of plasma oncotic pressure)

14

how many vertebrae in the spinal column?

33

15

zygomatic arches

cheek bones

16

preschool

3-5 yrs

17

school age

6-12 yrs

18

adolescence

13-18 yrs

19

middle adulthood

41-60

20

early adulthood

19-40

21

late adulthood

61 + yrs

22

ATP

adenosine triphosphate (fuel for cells)

23

minute volume

tidal volume x respiratory rate

(air moving in and out of the lungs in one minute)

24

respiratory dysfunction

when anything interferes with tidal volume or respiratory rate

25

4 parts of blood

1. plasma (liquid)
2. red blood cells (oxygen)
3. white blood cells (fight infection)
4. platelets (clot)

26

heart flow

lungs>pulmonary vein (O2 blood)>left atrium>left ventricle>body via aorta>right atrium (non O2 blood)>right atrium>right ventricle>lungs via pulmonary artery

27

hypovolemia

blood dysfunction (less blood, less gas exchange)

28

anemia

fewer red blood cells, less gas exchange

29

away from heart

arteries