Type
Crossword
Description

occurs when blood flow to an area of the heart is blocked for long enough that the heart muscle is damaged or dies myocardialinfarction
pouring fourth in great quantity profusely
having a bad temper, and being difficult churlish
the point when an object shifts into a new, entirely different one tipping point
having a curious or humorous unexpected sequence of events marked by coincidence ironic
a disease otherwise known as high blood pressure hypertension
having great physical beauty and appeal pulchritudinous
a condition that arises when the muscle that connects the kneecap and the shin bone becomes irritated due to overuse , especially from jumping activities patellar tendinitis
an unexpected undesirable event often physically injurious calamity
a simple basketball move in which a player dribbles the ball quickly from one hand to the other crossover

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What was Josh's basketball team's name? Wolves
What was Josh's nickname? Filthy McNasty
What was Josh's twin brother's name? Jordan
What hairtyle did Josh Have? Dreadlocks
Where did Josh's dad play professional basketball? Europe
What condition did Josh's dad have that ended is professional basketball career? Tendonitis
A simple basketball move in which a player dribbles the ball from one hand to the other. Crossover
What postion does Josh play? Forward
What positon does Jordan play? Guard
Who's album gave the idea for Josh's nickname? Silvers Paris Blues
What time is game time? Six
What hairstyle does Jordan have? Shaved
What happened when Josh broke someone's nose? suspension
Who was selected as the junior high school MVP? Josh
Having a curious or humorous unexpected sequence of events. Ironic
The point when an object shifts from one mood to a new. Tipping Point
Having a bad temper. Churlish
Pouring forth in great quantitiy. Profusely
The interruption of a bond when one person becomes a stranger to someone once close. Estranged
What causes Josh's dad to go into a coma? Myocardial Infarction

PHYSICAL FITNESS CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Type
Crossword
Description

BODY TO USE ENERGY PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
ENOUGH ENERGY TO RESPOND TO UNEXPECTED DEMANDS PHYSICAL FITNESS
MAINTAINS PHYSICAL FITNESS EXERCISE
INVOLVING LITTLE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY SEDENTARY
HEART, LUNGS, AND BLOOD VESSELS CARDIORESPIRATORY ENDURANCE
AMOUNT OF FORCE YOUR MUSCLES CAN EXERT MUSCULAR STRENGTH
MUSCLES TO PERFORM PHYSICAL TASKS OVER A PERIOD OF TIME MUSCULAR ENDURANCE
FULL RANGE OF MOTION FLEXIBILTY
RHYTHMIC ACTIVITIES AEROBIC
PRODUCE ENERGY WITHOUT USING OXYGEN ANAEROBIC
CHOOSING THE RIGHT TYPES OF ACTIVITIES SPECIFICTY
BEYOND YOUR REGULAR DAILY ACTIVITIES OVERLOAD
INCREASING DEMANDS ON YOUR BODY PROGRESSION
PREPARES THE MUSCLES FOR WORK WARMUP
EXERCISING AT YOUR HIGHEST PEAK WORKOUT
PREPARES YOUR BODY TO RETURN TO A RESTING STATE COOLDOWN
DAMAGE TO SKIN AND TISSUE IN EXTREME COLD WEATHER FROSTBITE
LOW BODY TEMPERATURE HYPOTHERMIA
OVERWORKING THE BODY OVEREXERTION
PHYSICAL STRESS ON THE BODY CAUSED BY OVERHEATING HEATEXHAUSTION
DANGEROUS CONDITION IN WHICH THE BODY LOSES THE ABILITY TO COOL ITSELF HEATSTROKE
PAINFUL CONTRACTIONS CRAMPS
OVERSTRETCHING AND TEARING A MUSCLE STRAINS
INJURIES TO THE LIGAMENT AROUND A JOINT SPRAINS
DURATION FITT
A PROCESS TO CONTROL SWELLING AFTER AN INJURY PRICE

Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Connects muscle to bone Tendon
Connects muscle to muscle Ligament
Over stretched tendon Strain
Inflammation of the tendon tendinitis
voluntary muscle skeletal muscle
Muscles work In _________ Pairs
Only muscle in the heart Cardiac muscle
Found in the digestive tract & the walls of blood vessels Smooth muscle
when one muscle bends flexor
The muscle that straightens for the flexor Extensor

muscular system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Shorten, become smaller and tighter. contract
to loosen, go back to original length. relax
a muscle at the front of the upper arm. It lifts and bends the lower arm when it contracts. biceps
What is a flexible, but an elastic cord that attaches a muscle to the bone? tendon
the name of a muscle that straightens your arm. triceps
Your skeletal system works with your muscular system to allow? movement
what muscles work all by themselves to make your heart pump blood? heart
when you specifically make your muscles work voluntary
a kind of muscle acts independently of the will. involuntary
muscular system is an organ system consisting of skeletal muscles, smooth muscles and cardiac
What muscles are controlled directly by the autonomic nervous system. smooth
What can a loss of function can produce? paralysis
What is one of the muscles used in sprinting? hamstring
What is one of the muscles used in a baseball swing? abdominal
What is the muscle that allows you to shrug your shoulders? trapezius

The Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Butt muscle gluteus maximus
tendon in the heel achilles tendon
muscles that attach to the bone Skeletal muscles
Muscles that act on the lining of the bodies passageways and hollow internal organs smooth muscles
Muscle above the knee Quadriceps
major muscles of the back and is responsible for moving and rotating trapezius
Controls the motion of elbows and shoulders biceps
Opens a joint extensor
The muscle then travels down the arm and is connected on to the ulna of the forearm triceps
When an organ or tissue protudes through an area of weak muscles hernia
Muscles connecting the upper extremity to the vertebral column latissimus dorsi
cause swelling around muscles and bones tendinitis
The bulk of the chest pectoralis
long, thin, superficial muscle that runs down the length of the thigh in the anterior sartorius
Closes a joint flexor
Attach to shoulder deltoids
Muscle found in heart cardiac muscle
Contains many veins and arteries teres

Circulatory System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

place where substances are exchanged between the blood and body cells capillaries
the liquid part of blood Plasma
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward valve
bloodvessles that carry blood back to the heart veins
take up oxyhgen in the blood and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body redbloodcells
the body's disease fighters whitebloodcells
consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood cardiovascular system
(singular) lower chambers of the heart ventricle
(singular) upper chambers of the heart atrium
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration diffusion
largest artery in the body aorta
a force exerted by blood against the walls of blood vessels blood pressure
the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery walls pulse
a group of heart cells that sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract pacemaker
hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body heart
blood vessles that carry blood away from the heart arteries
iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules hemoglobin

The Circulatory System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

flow
pulse
beat
pump
cardiovascular
red blood cells
white blood cells
platelets
plasma
pressure
blood vessels
aorta
vena cava
jugular
carotid artery
mesenteric artery
hepatic vein
renal artery
pulmonary vein
heart
lungs
kidneys
liver
carbon dioxide
oxygen
heart attack
stroke
angina
pacemaker
myocardial infarction

Cardiac Emergencies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

CO2 transporter veins
best known symptom of ACS Chest pain
medical term for difficulty in breathing Dyspnea
profuse sweating sign diaphoresis
abnormal pulse finding tachycardia
patient assessment pneumonic OPQRST
written guidelines for treatment protocol
vasodialator for chest pain nitro
aspirin contraindication asthma
medical term for heart muscle myocardium
weakened sections of arterial wall Aneurysm
chest pain relieved by rest and/or NTG Angina
acute myocardial _____ infarction
shock the heart defiblilate
BLS defibrillation device aed
aka right sided heart failure chf

Coronary Artery Disease Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Also know as coronary heart disease coronary artery disease
The type of risk factors you can change Modifiable
The type of diet you should eat to reduce the risk of CAD Heart Healthy
Increase consumption of these in your diet Fruits and Vegetables
The type of fat that contributes most to high cholesterol Saturated
When plaque builds up on walls of coronary arteries Atherosclerosis
Occurs when blood flow to your heart is blocked, resulting in death of heart muscle Heart Attack
These supply blood to the heart Coronary Arteries
Quitting this can reduce your risk for CAD and heart attacks Smoking
You should consume less than 2300 mg of this per day, less if you have high blood pressure Sodium
A common sign of a heart attack for men and women Chest Pain
The amount of physical activity you should get every day Thirty Minutes
You can manage this to improve your mental and physical health and reduce your risk of heart attack Stress
A non-modifiable risk factor Age
Uncontrolled _____________ increases triglycerides and your chances of coronary artery disease Diabetes

Blood and cardio disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A decrease in the oxygen-carrying ability of the blood Anemia
An excessive or abnormal increase in the number of the Ruth recites Polycythemia
When bone marrow becomes cancerous and a huge number of wbc's are turned out rapidly Leukemia
A client that develops and persists in and on broken blood vessel Thrombus
When I thrombus breaks away from the vessel wall and flows freely in the bloodstream Embolus
An insufficientNumber of circulating platelets Thrombocytopenia
A bleeding disorder that results from a lack of any factor needed for clotting hemophilia
Inflammation of the pericardium Pericarditis
The valve flaps of the heart becomes stiff Valvular stenosis
A heart attack Myocardial infarction
When the ventricles begin to pump at their own rate Heart block
Lack of an adequate blood supply to the heart muscle Ischemia
A rapid heart rate Tachycardia
Hey heart rate that is substantially slower than normal Bradycardia
Abnormal or unusual heart sounds Murmurs
When the pumping efficiency of the heart is depressed so that circulation is in adequate to meet tissue needs CHF
A serious complication of varicose veins Thrombophlebitis
Temporary low blood pressure and dizziness when standing up suddenly Orthostatic hypotension
A condition in which the blood vessels are inadequately filled and blood cannot circulate normally Circulatory shock
The insidious filling of the blood vessels with fatty, calcified deposit lead to what coronary artery disease