Important Carid.o Terms
Knowing the meaning of the following word elements can help you earn a high score on the Cardiovascular worksheets 1, 2 & and 3 quiz and also possibly the final. To take advantage of this information you need to know the meaning of both the word as a whole and the meaning of the word parts – Prefix, Root and Suffix,
** Note: Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in the United States. If you enter the health care field it would greatly benefit you to know as much as possible about the cardiovascular system.
Additional Terms (These can also be on your quiz)
Occlusion, papitation, infarction, pacemaker, hypertension, arterioorraphy, cardiotomy