ch 5 test

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  1. atorvastatin(Lipitor)
    antihyperlipidemic
  2. lisinopril(Prinivil,zestril)
    Antihypertensive
  3. amlopidine(Lotrel)
    Antihypertensive
  4. enoxaprin(Levenox)
    Anticoagulant
  5. nitroglycerin(Nitrostat)
    Vasodilator
  6. clopidogrel(Plavix)
    antiplatlets
  7. A-fib
    arterial fibrillation
  8. CABG-
    coronary arterybypass graft
  9. CAD-
    Coronary Artery Disease
  10. EKG,ECG-
    ElectroCardioGram
  11. HTN-
    hypertension
  12. MI-
    MyoCardio Infarction
  13. PVD-
    Peripheral vasular Disease
  14. Carotid Endarterectomy
    sergical removal of the wall of a clogged carotid artery leading to the brain
  15. Thrombolytic
    dissolves or breaks down thrombus(clots)
  16. Vasoconstrictor
    causes blood vessels to narrow
  17. Vasodilator
    causes Blood vessels to expand
  18. Digitalis
    strengthens the contraction of the heart
  19. valvoplasty
    surgical repair of a heart valve
  20. Hemostasis
    to stop or control bleeding
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