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Brain ischemia: Quiz


Question 1: Brain ischemia can be further subdivided, by cause, into thrombotic, ________, and hypoperfusion.
Cardiovascular diseaseFat embolismAir embolismEmbolism

Question 2: [2] It is a sub-type of stroke along with subarachnoid hemorrhage and ________.
Intracranial hemorrhageCerebral hemorrhageEpidural hematomaIntraventricular hemorrhage

Question 3: During brain ischemia, the brain cannot perform ________ due to the loss of oxygen and substrate.
GlycolysisCellular respirationGluconeogenesisProtein

Question 4: Brain ischemia, also known as cerebral ischemia, is a condition in which there is insufficient blood flow to the ________ to meet metabolic demand.
DigestionNervous systemBrainSensory system

Question 5: Symptoms of ________ are similar to ischemia and include, inattentiveness, poor judgment, memory loss, and a decrease in motor coordination.
Cerebrovascular diseaseCerebral hypoxiaVascular diseaseTransient ischemic attack

Question 6: ________ should also be avoided during brain ischemia.
HyperglycemiaICD-10 Chapter XVIII: Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findingsImpaired glucose tolerancePrediabetes

Question 7: [10] Other causes associated with brain hypoxia include drowning, strangling, choking, cardiac arrest, head trauma, and complications during general ________.
AnesthesiaMedicineSurgeryPain management

Question 8: ________ has been attempted to improve results post brain ischemia[citation needed].
Acute liver failureSepsisVentilator-associated pneumoniaTherapeutic hypothermia

Question 9: Moyamoya disease is an extremely rare cerebrovascular condition that limits blood circulation to the brain, consequently leading to ________.
Altitude sicknessHypoxia (medical)Decompression sicknessAsphyxia

Question 10: Other effects that may result from brain ischemia are stroke, ________, and irreversible brain damage.
AsystoleMyocardial infarctionPulseless electrical activityCardiac arrest

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