5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Cheyne-Stokes respiration
- a Inflammatin of the sinuses.
- b Spitting of blood or bloodstained sputum derived from the lungs or bronchial tubes as the result of a pulmonary or bronchial hemorrhage.
- c Surgical removal of the larynx.
- d The abnormal buildup of carvon dioxide in the blood.
- e Pattern of alternating periods of rapid breathing, slow breathin, and the absence of breathing.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Inglammation of the visceral and parietal pleura in the toracic cavity.
- Surgical repair of the pharynx.
- The loss of the ability of the laryns to produce normal speech sounds.
- The cavity located between the lungs.
- Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.
5 True/False Questions
tracheostomy → Usually an emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea to gain acdess to the airway below a blockage.
hypoxemia → A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
empyema → Progressive loss of lung function due to a decrease in the total number of alveoli, the enlargement of the remaining alveoli, and then the progressive destruction of their walls.
asbestosis → The form of pneumoconiosis caused by asbestos particles in the lungs.
hypopnea → Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.