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Study questions for CPT exam
What does the circulatory system deliver to the body?
What does the circulatory system remove from the body?
Cellular waste (CO2, urea, etc.)
What is the direction of blood flow through the heart for Pulmonary Circulation?
From the RIGHT side of heart to lungs.
Returns to the LEFT side of the heart.
What is the direction of blood flow through the heart for the Systemic Circulation?
From the LEFT side of the heart to the body.
Returns to the RIGHT side of the heart.
Name the valves of the RIGHT heart.
Name the valves of the LEFT heart.
Name the atrioventricular valves.
Tricuspid (right heart)
Mitral (left heart)
Name the layers of the heart.
Epicardium (location of the coronary arteries)
Name the types of blood vessels.
Superiior and Inferior Vena Cava
Name the longest vein in the body.
What is the holder for the needle called?
Where are the major veins used for venipuncture located?
What color is the 21 gauge needle?
What are the effects of stress on basal state?
Increase in WBCs
What are the differences in basal state depending on gender?
Men have more RBCs and a higher Hemoglobin/Hematocrit count.
What lab tests are performed on blood collected in GREEN tubes?
Basic Metabolic Panel (CMP)
Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP)
What does MCV stand for?
Mean Cell Volume
What are AST/ALT?
What are the effects of age on basal state?
Infants have higher RBC and WBC counts than adults.
What is HDL?
High Density Lipoprotein
What is LDL?
Low Density Lipoprotein
What lab tests are performed on blood collection in YELLOW tubes?