Cardiopulmonary

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cardenkl
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129526
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Cardiopulmonary
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2012-01-21 20:48:33
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  1. Blood Flow
    Body tissue --> Right Atria --> Right Ventricle --> Lungs --> Left Atria --> Left Ventricle --> Body tissue
  2. Peripheral Circulation
    Arteries- oxygenated blood from the heart to body tissues

    Veins- unoxygenated blood from tissues to the heart

    Capillaries- connect arteries with veins
  3. Typical respiratory rate adult and infant
    Adult: 12-18 br/min

    Infant: 40 br/min
  4. CHF
    heart is unable to meet and maintain adequate circulation of blood to meet the body's needs.


    • Left Heart Failure: Not adequately pumped into circulation
    • Right Heart Failure: Blood not adequately removed from circulation
  5. Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Arterial Disease
    • Varicose Veins
    • DVT
    • Lymphedema
  6. Coronary Artery Disease
    • Athersclerosis
    • Myocardial Infarction
    • Congestive Heart Failure
  7. Typical BP for Adult and Infant
    Adult: 120/80

    Infant: 75/50
  8. Typical Heart Rate Infant and Adult
    • Adult: 60-80 bpm
    • Infant: 120 bpm
  9. Tachycardia
    >100 bpm
  10. Bradychardia
    <60 bpm
  11. MET Levels
    1-10.... as number increases exertion does as well.

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