5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- They branch from the trachea at the carina.
- The process by which dissolved gases are exchanged between the blood and interstitial fluids is
- An acute infection of the throat that can lead to swelling and closure of the glottis and cause suffocation is known as
- ________ is the amount of air that moves into the respiratory system during a single respiratory cycle.
- The condition resulting from inadequate production of surfactant and the resultant collapse of alveoli is
- a acute epiglottitis
- b Tidal volume
- c primary bronchi
- d respiratory distress syndrome.
- e internal respiration
5 Multiple choice questions
- pulmonary embolism
- bound to hemoglobin.
- upper respiratory tract.
- movement of air into and out of the alveoli.
5 True/False questions
Inhaling through the nostrils is preferred over the mouth because → it allows better conditioning of the inhaled air.
The larynx, trachea, bronchi, and bronchioles all make up the → epiglottis
The unit of measurement for pressure preferred by many respiratory therapists is → torr.
Primary bronchi are to ________ as secondary bronchi are to ________. → primary bronchi
The actual sites of gas exchange within the lungs are → alveoli.