Health Information Management


APCs Insider, August 13, 2009

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The fibers that conduct electrical impulses that allow the heart to contract in a coordinated manner are called:
  1. Atrioventricular node
  2. Purkinje fibers
  3. Right and left bundle branches
  4. Sinoatrial node
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Last week’s question
Who is the Greek goddess of victory?
  1. Artemis
  2. Gaia
  3. Nemesis
  4. Nike
The correct answer is D. Nike personified triumph throughout the ages of the ancient Greek culture. She is known as the Winged Goddess of Victory. Frequently she is seen hovering with outspread wings over the victor in a competition. Nike gradually came to be recognized as a sort of mediator of success between gods and men not only in war but in all sorts of human undertakings.

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