A crooked or deviated septum can cause _____
compromise of air passage, increased tendency to sinusitis, cosmetic concerns.
What is the primary importance in the diagnosis of hemoptysis ___________
Determination of the source of bleeding.
The pneumonia-like disease caused by bacteria that thrive in warm aquatic enviroments and are inhaled from moisture droplets in air conditioning units is called_______
Growth that form from distended mucous membranes protruding into the nasal cavity are called______
An area of contained infectious material in the lung is known as___________
A collection of air or gas in the pleural cavity, resulting in a collapsed lung, describes a condition called ______
The common cold is a group of minor illnesses caused by____________
Almost 200 viruses or from mycoplasma.
________ is a destructive disease of the aveoli and the adjacent capillary walls resulting in chronic dyspnea, cough and the charactaristic barrel chest.
The Epstein-Barr virus is the cause of ______
A double fracture of 3 or more adjacent ribs resulting in instability in the chest wall describes a patient with ______
Pontiac fever is a milder form of _________; both forms are not contagious.
In most cases the prognosis of lung cancer are not good because_______
People do not seek medical attention before metastasis occurs.
Allergic rhinitis and allergic sinusitis can lead to______
Inflammation of the mucosa of the sinuses and resulting in sinusitis
Exposure to both primary and secondary smoke may make the individual more succeptible to_________
any respiratory condition because the the smoke is an irritant of the respiratory.
Asbestosis, anthracosis, and silicosis are considered_____
Hemotorax is life threating and requires____
Prophylactic use of the vaccine against influenza is effective in____________
reducing the occurrence of the disease, in older and infirm adults.
A soft tissue injury in which the outer layer of the skin has been scraped away is an ______
A burn that involves destruction of the skin and underlying tissue is termed_______
The person suffering from hypothermia experiences____,_____,_______
shivering, disorientation, fatigue
Treatment of a snake bite includes________
keeping the victim quiet and transpoting to an emergency facility
The rule of nines is used to calculate_______
the percentage of body surface affected by burns
_________ is a systemic infection, transmitted by a tic.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Treatment of a laceration includes_____,_____,_____
gentle cleansing, debridment, suturing, sterile dressing, the use of tissue glue
Compression of the brachial plexus nerves may also be called______
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Cumulative trauma disorders include______
Carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, synovitis.
The individual who has a body temp above 105 F, red, hot and dry skin; headache; dizziness; and shortness of breath is experiencing_____
Treatment of a puncture wound includes_______
Copoius irrigation of the wound.
The soft tissue injury that occurs when a body part becomes entangled or entrapped resulting in skin, tissue, and bone being pulled away from the body is _____
Tetanus toxiod prophylaxis is important in any person who has sustained open trauma because______
Organism that cause tetanus enter the body directly into the bloodstream through wounds.
Foriegn bodies that enter throught the ear may include_______
bugs, insects, cereal, peas, beans, grapes, pebbles and cotton
In electrical shock the current________
follows the path of least resistance.
Carpal tunnel syndrome involves entrapment of the ___
Rust rings on the cornea may be the result of_______
foreign bodies in the eye.
DNA-parentage testing is conclusive in determining genetic profiles of the_______________
mother, child and father.