Type
Word Search
Description

WHEEZING
WEIGHT GAIN
PHLEGM
NOCTURIA
NO SMOKING
HEART ATTACK
FLUID RETENTION
FATIGUE
EDEMA
DYSRTHYMIAS
COUGH
CONGESTED LUNGS
CHEST PAIN
CAD
BP
ASCITES

Congestive Heart Failure Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

angioplasty
heart
right ventricle
left ventricle
chest pain
rapid heart beat
surgeries
edema
beta blockers
chf
dyspnea
heart failure
wheezing
fatigue
diuretics

Congestive Heart Failure Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

swelling of soft tissue from fluid retention edema
high blood pressure hypertension
shortness of breath dyspnea
extreme tiredness fatigue
abbrev. for condition where heart does not pump blood efficiently chf
organ which detoxifies substances in the body liver
organs which removes toxins from the blood kidneys
feeling of sickness; likely to vomit nausea
desire for food appetite
occurs when fluid in equals fluid out fluid balance
special diet to help regain or maintain health therapeutic diet
feeling of unease, dread or worry anxiety

Heart Failure Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

avoid food high in _______ when taking spironalactone potassium
a clinical syndrome that involves inadequate pumping/filling of the heart heartfailure
released from ventricle in response to increased volume in heart bnp
JVD, edema, weight gain, ascites, hepatomegaly indicates ______ sided HF right
displaced PMI, crackles, S3/S4 sounds indicates ______ sided HF left
shortness of breath when lying flat orthopnea
_______ nervous system triggered in low-CO state sympathetic
dysrhythmias may lead to _______ formation thrombus
medication class that helps with fluid overload diuretic
should be assessed before and continuously during administration bloodpressure
should be taken every day with the same scale and clothing weight
diet to limit salt intake dash
allergic reaction involving edema of the face and airways when taking captopril angioedema
early signs of toxicity for this medication includes: anorexia, nausea and vomiting, fatigue, headache, depression, visual changes digoxin
this electrolyte should be limited to approximately 2000 mg/day sodium

TUBERCULOSIS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

latent
jail
BCG vaccine
skin test
chest xray
positive
seventy two hours
nine months
mantoux
pyrazinamide
ethambutol
rifapentine
rifampin
isoiazid
no appetite
fatigue
pain in chest
bad cough
sings
speaks
cough
sneeze
kissing
immune systems
weak
air borne
death
fatal
lungs
mycobacterium

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is a simplified term used for CHF Heart Failure
Rt side: Fluid colletion in the body produces Weight gain
Rt side: Becomes evident in the feet and ankles, and neck veins become enlarged Pitting edema
Rt side: May cause digestive problems, including loss of appetite, abd pain, and eventually wt loss Congestion
Recieves blood from body tissues and pumps it into the lungs to get O2 Right side
Lt side CHF: Blood collects in the lung tissue, resulting in difficulty breathing. A.K.A Dyspnea
The client may wake up with a feeling of _____ Suffocation
Fatigue and weakness in the ____are common Limbs
Confusion and behaviour changes occur when the ____does not get ehough oxygen Brain
Treatment can include a sodium-restricted diet and administration of___ Oxygen
Most clients with CHF prefer the _____-_____or Fowler's position for ease of breathing Semi-Fowler's
Congenital heart defects can cause CHF in ____ Children
Older adults with CHF are at risk for ____ Skin breakdown

Heart Disease Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Are most heart diseases genetic? Mostly
most likely to accure in high or low blood pressure? high
most likely to have heart disease? women
main body organ? heart
a cause of heart disease? diabetes
something to quit while having heart problems? smoking
things that are stopping artery from working? clots
what does the heart pump? blood
what is the most important thing pumped throughout blood? oxygen
who to ring during an expected heart attack? emergency
the size of an adult human heart? fist
amount of deaths caused by heart attacks yearly in the United States? thousands
can increase the risk of heart disease? alcohol
main symptoms in females? lightheaded
symptoms? neausea
produces with fat count to clog artery? dairy
a symptoms of an heart attack? fatigue
people at risk? obese
forms of ways to prevent heart attack? exercise
another symptoms? chest-pains

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

Pathology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

additive: abnormal collection of fluid in ventricle of brain hydrocephalus
destructive: extreme weight loss anorexia
additive: dilation of bronchi which cause tissue thickening bronchiectasis
additive: increases thickness of the heart muscle cardiomegaly
additive: heart cannot pump blood and enlarges CHF
addtivie: fluid collects in lungs pulmonary edema
destructive: hyperaerated lungs emphysema
destructive: air/feces trapped in bowel bowel obstruction
additive: localized collection of pus abscess
additive: swelling edema
additive: collapse of all or part of the lung atelectasis
destructive: wasting away of body tissue atrophy
destructive: air in the pleural cavity pneumothorax
destructive: cancer of bone marrow decreasing bone density multiple myeloma
destructive: loss of bone density osteoporosis
destructive: softening of bone osteomalacia
additive: abnormal new growth of tissue tumor
additive: abnormal collection of fluid in pleural space of lung pleural effusion
additive: fluid in the alveoli pneumonia
additive: abnormal fluid in the peritoneal cavity ascites
additive: thickening of bone in late stage pagets disease
destructive: thinning of bone in early phase Pagets disease
additive: increase in bone at the joints osteoarthritis

Respiratory Viruses, Parasites, and Fungi Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most common infectious disease in humans, prevented by proper hand hygene Common Cold Virus
Common cause of facial pain and congestion, may be bacterial or viral Sinusitis
Mild cold like symptoms common in young children and older adults. Abbreviated with three letters. Spread by respiratory droplets. Respiratory Syncytial Disease
Fungal spore. Coughing blood. Usually only affects immunocompromised or those with lung disease. Worldwide. Aspergillosis
Parasite carried by snails. Affects anyone in contact with contaminated water. Enters body via skin. Schistosomiasis
Fungal spore. Mostly asymptomatic. Pregnant women at risk. Common in southwest U.S. Coccidioidomycosis
Caused by strain of coronavirus. Most common in people in Asia. Can be fatal, no known treatment. Global threat in 2003. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
Parainfluenza virus. Braking seal cough. Common in infants and children. Symptoms often lessen when child taken outside into cold air. Croup
Commonly called "flu." Types A, B, and C. 3-5 day illness. Rest and fluids, sometimes Tamiflu. Influenza
Common symptoms: pain with breathing/coughing, productive cough, quick breathing, blood in sputum. May lead to respiratory failure in the sick, young, or elderly. Relatively common infection of the lungs. Pneumonia
Chronic thick, sticky mucus in lungs and digestive system. Leads skin to have a "salty taste" and makes for poor growth and development. Chronic chest infections occur in these individuals. No known cure. Lifelong disease, many people ultimately need lung transplants. Cystic Fibrosis

Heart Disease Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

What is the most common form of heart disease? Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
What is a controlled risk factor of heart disease? Smoking
What procedure widens blocked arteries to remove plaque buildup? Balloon Angioplasty
What procedure restores blood flow to the heart? CA Bypass Gaft Surgery
What is angina? Chest Pain
What is atherosclerosis? Hardening of the arteries
Cholesterol and fatty deposits that build up on the artery wall is know as _____ Plaque
__________ occurs when your heart muscles don't pump blood as well as it should. Congestive Heart Failure
_________ is abrupt loss of heart function. Cardiac Arrest
An irregular heart rhythm is commonly known as _______ Arrhythmia