Medical Quiz

Cardiology Quiz


Preview:


When the R-R interval on an ECG monitor is measuring at 0.8 seconds. What is the heart rate

A. 100

B. 75

C. 125

D. 40



Select the ECG abnormality that is present on this ECG strip:

A. Lateral ischemia

B. Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

C. Anterior ST elevation

D. Right axis deviation


A 32 year old male presents with sudden onset chest pain and shortness of breath. The patient had knee surgery 4 days ago. What should you suspect?

A. Myocardial infarction

B. Pulmonary embolism

C. Spontaneous pneumothorax

D. Pericarditis


You are treating a 67 year old male complaining of chest pain. He rates the pain at a 10/10 and describes the pain as a tearing sensation that he also feels in his back and shoulders. Your assessment reveals that the patients blood pressure is 30mmHg lower in his left arm than his right arm. You should suspect:

A. Left ventricular heart failure

B. Acute pulmonary embolism

C. Acute myocardial infarction

D. Acute aortic dissection