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  1. What ethical issue has recently become a significant concern for respiratory therapists and all health care providers due to a congressional act?
  2. In a normal individual, what is the oxygen cost of breathing as a percentage of the body's total oxygen consumption?
  3. During a vaginal delivery, what facilitates the removal of fetal lung fluid from the pulmonary system?
  4. What was the name of the first professional organization for the field of respiratory care?
  5. The nerves that innervate the diaphragm arise from which area?
  1. a thoracic compression
  2. b spinal nerves C3 to C5
  3. c 5%
  4. d patient's right to privacy
  5. e Inhalation Therapy Association

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. It can retain activity up to 90 days once activated.
  2. I. to restore fluid pressure distal to a restricted orifice
    II. to help keep entrainment ratios constant with varying flows
    III. to make possible entrainment of large volumes of gas

    1. I, II, and III ***
    2. I and II
    3. I and III
    4. II and III
  3. from the alveolar gases
  4. pulmonary embolus
  5. role fidelity

5 True/False questions

  1. What is the most common, efficient, and easiest sterilization method?gas exchange


  2. The semilunar (pulmonary and aortic) valves do which of the following?separate the ventricles from their arterial outflow tracts


  3. Why is the total mechanical work of breathing difficult to assess during spontaneous breathing?Respiratory muscle activity contributes to inflation resistance.


  4. Which of the following methods of heat transfer requires no direct contact between the warmer and cooler substances?I. acidosis
    II. digitalis
    III. hypoxia
    IV. norepinephrine

    1. II and IV
    2. IV only
    3. I, II, and III
    4. I and III ***


  5. What is the name of the external landmark that identifies the point at which the trachea branches into the right and left mainstem bronchi?reduces friction