Cardiovascular Diseases: Causes and Prevention Study and Review Questions

Preparing for the Cardiovascular Diseases: Causes and Prevention study and review questions

Review the lecture materials and text readings on this topic. You may also review the Case Studies on Blackboard as one or more of these will serve as the Case Study from which your quiz questions will be derived.

Additional URL readings are provided below. These readings will also provide valuable information and study materials for your next lecture examination.

  1. Go to http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/heartattack/htm/index.htm and complete the tutorial.
  2. Go to http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/hypertension/htm/index.htm and complete the tutorial.
  3. Click on the animations below and view the video presentations on the following web sites:
    http://biology-animations.blogspot.com/2009/09/cholesterol-clogging-arteries-animation.html
    https://stores.healthmart.com/varneypharmacy/Wellness/Nutrition/Multimedia/94,P09428 (click on Launch Animation)
  4. Go to http://www.health.com/health/condition-article/0,,20223075,00.html and read the cholesterol and diet article.

When you have sufficiently prepared yourself, return to the Student Assignments page. Click on your Laboratory Instructor's icon. This will link you to the InQsit quiz page. Click on the Radio Button, Cardiovascular Diseases: Causes and Prevention Study and Review Questions. Complete all of the questions.

The quiz will be available from 12am Friday, November 3rd to 11:59pm Wednesday, December 14th. You can only access the quiz three times, and you will have 30 minutes to complete it.

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