MOD D EKG

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MOD D EKG
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  1. How many leads are on an EKG
    12
  2. What is the spark of the heart?
    Pacemaker
  3. What are the augmented leads?
    aVL, aVR, aVF
  4. What is the standarization test of EKG
    uniform recording world wide
  5. Abbreviation for electrocardiogram
    EKG ECG
  6. Angle for deltoid
    90
  7. angle for intradermal?
    5-10 degrees
  8. Angle for venipuncture
    25
  9. Angle for glute
    90
  10. Where is lead V1 placed?
    Right of sternum, 4th intercostal
  11. Proper name of the bottom name of blood pressure reading?
    Diastolic
  12. Proper name for top number of blood pressure reading?
    Stystolic
  13. What is the average repiration rate for an adult?
    15-20
  14. What is respiration?
    The inhalation and exhalation (inspiration and expiration)
  15. First you do with a non-mercy thermometer?
    Shake it down
  16. Average pulse for an adult
    50-80 bpm
  17. Name two artifacts (cardiac)
    • sinus bradycardia
    • sinus tachycardia
  18. what is the normal blood pressure range for an adult?
    90/60 to 140/90
  19. Why should you not use your thumb when taking a pulse?
    The thumb has a pulse of its own
  20. What are the 3 most common areas to take temperature?
    axillary, oral, rectal
  21. What is PFT?
    Pulmonary function test. Monitors breathing.
  22. What is a peak flow meter?
    • Type of PFT.
    • How to use: Take a deep breath in, then breath fast and hard.
  23. The peak flow meter is used to establish ___________.
    baseline
  24. when should a holiter monitor be used and what are the instructions while using one?
    • A holiter monitor should be used when an EKG doesn't sit well with a dr.
    • Don't shower. Continue with normal activities. Avoid high voltage, electric blankets, and metal detectors.
  25. What is the instrument used to hear heart beat?
    Stethoscope (know the spelling)
  26. What is an electrocardiogram?
    The recoding of heart activity
  27. Where is the lead V1 placed?
    To the right of the sternum, 4th intercostal
  28. where is V2 placed?
    Left of the sternum, 4th intercostal
  29. what is the SA node?
    pacemaker. It is called the pacemaker because it sets the pace of the heart.
  30. What is the purpose of a PFT?
    To monitor breathing.

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