Medical Quiz

Cardio and Resp Disorders Quiz


Atrial fibrillation is when inappropriate contractions of a dilated atrium do not push blood from the atrium to the ventricles



Its symptoms may include sudden difficulty in speaking or understanding words, paralysis of the face headache and sudden trouble in walking.

A. Cholera

B. Cholera

C. Stroke

D. Tuberculosis

It is caused by a rupture on a blood vessel on the brain.


B. Influenza

C. Stroke

D. Tuberculosis

Which condition would be caused by an embolism that blocks a vein in the leg?

A. Storke

B. Heart attack

C. Pulmonary embolism


It is triggered by irritants like pollutants, dirt or pollen.

A. Asthma

B. Hypertension

C. Stroke

D. Tuberculosis

term for slow heart rate (less than 60 beats per minute)

A. Bradycardia

B. Tachycardia

Chest pain may cause?

A. permanent damage to the heart muscle

B. Heart muscle get enough oxygen in the blood

C. Heart muscle doesn’t get enough oxygen in the blood

D. All above

Disease that occurs when deposits of fatty substances form along the walls of the arteries.

A. Atherosclerosis

B. Heart Failure

C. Myocardial Infarction

D. Claudication

Bleeding from blood vessels within the brain

A. Myocardial Infarction

B. Cerebral Hemorrhage

C. Arrhythmia

D. Aneurysm

A localized clotted mass of blood found in an organ, tissue or space. It is caused by a traumatic injury, such as a blow, that can cause a blood vessel to rupture

A. Sickle Cell Anemia

B. Hematoma

C. Septicemia

D. Aneurysm

Which of these are problems associated with the cardio-vascular system?

A. COPD, DVT and angina

B. DVT, angina and CHD

C. DVT, CHD and Crohns Disease

D. Rickets, Scurvey and Hyperthyroidism

COPD is a term to describe a group of breathing condition such as…

A. Chronic bronchitis, emphysema & asthma

B. Bronchi, epimysium & asthma

C. Chronic bronchitis, emphysema & ahmar

D. Chronic, emphysema & asthma

Which of the following disorders could be treated with chemotherapy, radiation, and/or bone marrow transplant?

A. myocardial infarction

B. hypertension

C. atherosclerosis

D. leukemia

A condition where an embolus is carried by the bloodstream until it reaches an artery too small for passage

A. Hematoma

B. Embolism

C. Septicemia

D. Arrhythmia

Do you think Atherosclerosis is a chronic or an acute disease?

A. Chronic

B. Acute

A specific blood test to confirm an acute myocardial infarction is?

A. Lipid profile

B. Cardiac Enzyme

C. Full Blood Count

D.Serum Electrolyte

What is Atherosclerosis?

A. It’s a disease that affects the arteries

B. It’s a disease that affects the capillaries

C. A disease that affects your veins

A cancerous or malignant conditions in which there is a great increase in the number of white blood cells

A. Leukemia

B. Angina Pectoris

C. Polycythemia

D. Arrhythmia

The nurse is going to assist a child to perform incentive Spirometry. The nurse position the child in which of the following position?

A. Fowler’s

B. Reverse trendelenburg

C. Supine

D. Prone

Commonly referred to as “chest pains”, the heart is receiving an insufficient amount of blood during stressful situations or exercise

A. ischemia

B. angina pectoralis

C. atherosclerosis

D. aneurysm

What circulatory disorder could be diagnosed with an electrocardiogram (ECG)?

A. anemia

B. fibrillation

C. hypertension

D. embolism

It happens when when there is a clogged arteries called plaque.

A. Asthma

B. Atherosclerosis

C. Influenza

D. Hypertension

Term used for rapid heart rate (more than 100 beats per minute)

A. Bradycardia

B. Tachycardia

High Blood pressure is known as

A. hypersomnia

B. hyperventilation

C. hypertension

D. hypoxia

A hereditary disease in which the blood clots slowly or abnormally. This causes prolonged bleeding with even minor cuts and bumps

A. Anemia

B. Hemophilia

C. Embolism

D. Atherosclerosis


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