Quiz: Do You Know the Signs of a Blood Clot?

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Question 1 of 10

Deep Vain Thrombosis (DVT) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE) are major public health problems in the United States. True or False?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 2 of 10

DVT is a blood clot located in which part of the body?

ALeg
BFoot
CBrain
DHeart
EAll of the above
ALeg
BFoot
CBrain
DHeart
EAll of the above
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Question 3 of 10

For those who do have symptoms of DVT, which is the most common symptom?

ASwelling
BPain
CTenderness
DRedness of the skin
EAll of the above
ASwelling
BPain
CTenderness
DRedness of the skin
EAll of the above
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Question 4 of 10

Everyone with DVT has at least one symptom. True or False?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 5 of 10

What is the most common symptom for Pulmonary Embolism (PE)?

AHigh blood pressure
BDifficulty breathing
CSlower than normal heart rate
DFever
EAll of the above
AHigh blood pressure
BDifficulty breathing
CSlower than normal heart rate
DFever
EAll of the above
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Question 6 of 10

The biggest risk factor for developing a blood clot is...

AHaving major surgery
BSitting for long periods of time
CPregnancy
DCancer
EAll of the above
AHaving major surgery
BSitting for long periods of time
CPregnancy
DCancer
EAll of the above
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Question 7 of 10

DVT is preventable. True or False?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 8 of 10

What is the best way to prevent DVT?

AAvoid traveling
BDrink energy drinks or beverages with caffeine
CWear loose-fitting clothes
DTake certain vitamins
ENone of the above
AAvoid traveling
BDrink energy drinks or beverages with caffeine
CWear loose-fitting clothes
DTake certain vitamins
ENone of the above
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Question 9 of 10

DVT can cause heart attack or stroke. True or False?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 10 of 10

Anticoagulant (blood thinner) medication is the best way to treat DVT and PE. True or False?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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