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fmboard cardiology

FM board exam 2010

hypertension is defined as systolic bp > and diastolic bp > 140/90
pre-hypertension parameters 120-139/80-89
stage I hypertension parameters 140-159/90-99
stage II hypertension paremeters above 160/100
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at what size is an anuerysm treated surgically > 4 cm
what two factors make a heart murmur more likely to be pathologic grade III or louder, occurs during diastole
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