Your-Doctor Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Category: Surgery--->Arterial Disease
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An ankle-brachial index (ABI) that suggests increased risk of myocardial infarction would be:

a. <0.9
b. <0.6
c. >0.9
d. >0.6

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All of the following are correct regarding abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) rupture EXCEPT:

a. It is the l0th leading cause of death for men in the United States
b. Risk of rupture is low when below 5.5 cm
c. Overall mortality rate of AAA rupture is higher than 70%
d. Men have a higher risk of rupture than women

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The compartment most commonly affected in a lower leg compartment syndrome is the:

a. Anterior compartment
b. Lateral compartment
c. Deep posterior compartment
d. Superficial posterior compartment

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Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) is contraindicated in the following patient groups EXCEPT those with:

a. Pacemakers
b. Intracerebral shunts
c. Cochlear implants
d. Metallic stents

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The preferred procedure for treatment of typical occlusive disease of the aorta and both iliac arteries is:

a. Endovascular stenting
b. Extra-anatomic bypass
c. Aortoiliac endarterectomy
d. Aortobifemoral bypass

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