Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

DVT402-KT2

LE Arterial Doppler

QuestionAnswer
What are the smallest vessels in the circulatory tree? capillaries
What does a rubor skin color indicated or suggest? Dilated vessels
If an arterial and venous exam are both needing to be done, which should be done first? The venous, we don't want to cause a PE
What is the most common arterial pathology? atherosclerosis
Whcih type of aneursm can be described as a small tear in the intima which allows blood to form a cavity? dissecting
List some limitations of noninvasive lower extremity doppler exams: casts/bandages, room temp, tech dependent, CHF may cause dampened waveforms, unable to discriminate severe stenosis from occlusion
What angle range is ideal when using a 8-10 MHz continous wave probe? 45-60 degree angle to skin
When obtaining segmental pressures, what is the patient positioning? Supine with arms relaxed at sides, legs level of the heart
How much wider should the blood pressure cuff'b bladder be compared to limb diameter? 20%
What ABI range is consistent with the findings of claudication? 0.5 - 0.9
Created by: katraylor