Breathing & Respiratory Volume Terms (A&P Lab II)

Breathing and respiratory term. You still need to be able to apply these to a chart though.
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Expiratory Reserve Volume
Volume in addition to tidal volume that leaves the lungs during forced expiration.
Functional Residual Capacity
Volume of air remaining in the lungs following exhalation of the tidal volume.
Inspiratory Capacity
Maximum volume a person can inhale following exhalation of the tidal volume.
Inspiratory Reserve volume
Volume in addition to tidal volume that enters lungs during forced inspiration.
Residual Volume
Volume that remains in lungs after the most forceful expiration.
Tidal Volume
Volume that enters or leaves lungs during a respiratory cycle
Total Lung Capacity
Vital capacity plus residual volume
Vital Capacity
Maximum volume a person can exhale after taking the deepest breath.