ICU hemodynamics review

Hemodynamics review

Cardiac Output and Cardiac Index

What happens when cardiac output is outside of the normal range?

What are some of the potential clinical clues that a patient's cardiac output is low?

Choose all correct answers

Heart rate and its effect on cardiac output

Stroke Volume

Preload

Starlings Law

Afterload

After an MI what do we try to decrease by inserting an IABP?

Contractility

Clinical indicators for hemodynamic properties

PA pressures

SVR and PVR

SVO2

EKG practice/ review

Normal Heart Rate is considered what?

What rhythm is this?

Name the rhythm

Identify the rhythm

identify the weird beats - Which one is a PVC, which one is PJC and which one PAC?

Choose everything that is correct about the rhythm: