5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- cystic fibrosis
- a Acute respiratory syndrome in children and infants characterized by obstruction of the larynx, hoarseness, and a barking cough.
- b 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.
- c Surgical repair of the pharynx.
- d Test that measures physiological activity during sleep.
- e Genetic disorder in which the lungs are clogged with large amounts of abnormally thick mucus.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Surgical removal of part of the pleura.
- Chronic enlargement of bronchi or bronchioles resulting from an earlier lung infection that was not cured.
- Visual examination of the larynx using a laryngoscope.
- Accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.
- Absence of spontaneous respiration.
5 True/False Questions
antitussive → Medication administered to prevent, or relieve coughing.
asbestosis → Condition in which the lung fails to expand because air cannot pass beyond the bronchioles that are blocked by secretions.
hypopnea → Shallow or slow respiration.
hypoxia → The condition of having below normal oxygen levels in the body tissues and cells.
asthma → The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.