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Heart Disease

8.25 Category A credits
Instructional Videos:

8.25  ASRT Category A Credits
California Accepted: No
California X-ray Supervisor/Operator: No
California fluoroscopy permit requirement accepted:  No
California Digital requirement accepted:  No
Texas: Indirect Credit
Florida: Technical Credit
Florida Provider #3200618
Accepted by NMTCB
Registered Nurse: Approved for 8.25 Contact Hours

All of our courses are accepted by the State Nursing Boards, except for the following states:
Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota and Utah
Our Nursing provider number is: California Nurse Provider #CEP13196

Widespread and deadly, heart disease is a grim epidemic. Affecting parents, siblings, friends and co-workers, heart disease is so common that it is impossible to remain untouched by it. Heart disease is responsible for more than 37% of all deaths and is the leading cause of death in people over 65.

In Heart Disease, Dr. Rob Myers shows how to take control of the condition. For example, of the 50 million Americans who suffer from high blood pressure -- the leading contributor to heart disease -- only 35% know they have it. Yet, high blood pressure is easily detectable and usually controllable.

Heart Disease is a practical health guide that simplifies this disease's biology and physiology and clearly explains the medical concepts and jargon often used by doctors in diagnosis and treatment.

Using detailed tables, sidebars and diagrams, Heart Disease provides comprehensive, accurate, safe and up-to-date information for patients and their families.

ALL TESTS CAN BE TAKEN ONLINE
No matter which type of course you purchase, (complete course, download test, fax or online) you can take your test through our on-line testing site.
If you order any of the "Test Only" options, it DOES NOT INCLUDE THE BOOK.

On completion of this course the participant should be able to:

  1.    Name the four chambers and the four valves of the heart.
  2.    List three heart disease risk factors that can be changed.
  3.    List four types of non-invasive cardiac tests.
  4.    Explain the difference between angina and heart attack.
  5.    Define the term “angioplasty”.
  6.    Discuss the difference between tachycardia and bradycardia.
  7.    List five causes of cardiomyopathy.
  8.    Name six types of medications used to treat heart disease.
  9.    Name a common side-effect of nitroglycerin.
  10.    Discuss the results of the PATCH study as it relates to chelation.

ALL TESTS CAN BE TAKEN ONLINE

Purchase your course and use the test key provided to take your test online. There is no extra charge for online testing and you will get immediate results. You can start and stop your test at any time so you can work at your own pace. Your test key is found on your receipt, under the description of your purchase.

This test is a multiple choice, open book test and contains 80 questions.
This is a soft cover book and has 11 chapters and 170 pages.

When you order a complete course, you will receive a text book, question booklet and answer sheet. Your order will ship within 24 hours of receipt of order and you should receive your order by mail in 3-5 business days.

When you order a test only for mailing, you will receive a test booklet and an answer sheet. Your order will ship within 24 hours of receipt of order and you should receive your order by mail in 3-5 business days.

If you would like to download the test, please choose the download test option. You can then sign in to your account and download the test booklet and answer sheet.

If you plan to take the test online, please be sure you have the course book, as the online testing option does not include the course book.

If you would like to have this test faxed to you, please be sure that you have the textbook and question booklet. You will receive your test the same day.

With a passing grade of 75%, your certificate will usually be mailed the next business day. If you fax your answer sheet, your certificate is usually faxed to you the same day. If you do not pass the first time, we will send you another answer sheet at no cost for you to try again. You will have three chances to pass, at no additional cost to you. However, it is very rare for someone to fail a test.

If you have any questions, please call our customer service department at 877-775-4243.

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