Coronary Artery Disease - Stable Angina Quiz

1. Which of the following best describes “walk-through angina”?

2. What is the proper use of sublingual nitroglycerine?

3. Which of the following scenarios would be a good indication for ranolazine use in a patient with persistent anginal symptoms?

4. Which of the following patients with aortic valve stenosis will be most likely to have angina based on increased oxygen demand from high wall…

5. Which of the following is not a mechanism by which beta-blockers relieve angina?

6. Which of the following therapies is not indicated in patients with angina from coronary vasospasm?

7. Which of the following is true regarding stunned myocardium?

8. Which of the following is the mechanism by which calcium channel blockers relieve angina?

9. Which of the following statements is true regarding enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP)?

10. Typical anginal symptoms are present despite angiographically normal coronary arteries and no reproduction of symptoms with ergonovine infusion…

11. A patient has no relief of anginal symptoms despite changing his nitroglycerine patch every morning. Which of the following is the most…

12. When is it safe to use sildenafil with nitrates?

13. A coronary artery disease patient allergic to aspirin can:

14. In which of the following situations is a HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor NOT indicated?

15. Which of the below describes stable angina?

16. Which of the following alterations of heart sounds is present during active myocardial ischemia?

17. Which of the following is true regarding hibernating myocardium?

18. Which of the following is true regarding myocardial bridging of a coronary artery?

19. Which of the following patients with aortic regurgitation will be most likely to have angina based on increased oxygen demand from increased wall…

20. Which of the following murmurs can be heard on physical examination in a patient with active myocardial ischemia?

21. Levine sign is best described as:

22. Which of the following is not a potential rare cause of angina?

23. Which of the following therapies for patients with coronary artery disease has not been shown to reduce mortality?

24. Which of the following is NOT a typical description of angina?

25. Which of the following is TRUE of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI or coronary stenting):