5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Visual examination of the bronchi using a bronchoscope.
- b Excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi
- c Puncture of the chest wall with a needle to obtain fluid from the pleual cavity for diagnostic purposes, to drain pleural effusions or to reexpand a collapsed lung.
- d Pain in the pleura.
- e The form of pneumoconiosis caused by asbestos particles in the lungs.
5 Multiple choice questions
- An abnormal condition caused by dust in the lungs that usually develops after years of environmental or occupationa contact.
- Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the lungs and associated tissues.
- The passage of a tube through the nose or mouth into the treachea to establish or maintain an open airway.
- The condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.
- Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
5 True/False questions
tracheotomy → Surgical creation of an opening into the chest.
bronchodilator → Chronic enlargement of bronchi or bronchioles resulting from an earlier lung infection that was not cured.
tachypnea → Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
dyspnea → Difficult or labored breathing.
mediastinum → The cavity located between the lungs.