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What is the term for visual examination of the bronchi using an endoscope inserted through the mouth and trachea.
Upper respiratory infection
In respiratory terminology, what is the meaning of the abbreviation "URI
In respiratory terminology, what is the meaning of the abbreviation "CPR"?
What is the term for a noninvasive method of monitoring the percentage of hemoglobin saturated with oxygen?
pulmonary function test
What is the term for multiple tests used to evaluate the ability of the lungs to take in and expel air
What is the term for a surgical procedure in which an opening is made in the neck and into the trachea into which a breathing tube is inserted
What is the term for a microbial test used to identify disease causing organisms of the lower respiratory tract, especially those that cause pneumonias
What is the term for the drug delivery system in the following picture? This device delivers medication in a mist form directly to the lung or air passageways.
What is the term for accumulation of extravascular fluid in lung tissues and alveoli, caused most commonly by heart failure?
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
n respiratory terminology, what is the meaning of the abbreviation "COPD"
What is the term for severe, life-threatening infection of the epiglottis and supraglottic structures that occurs most commonly in children between 2 and 12 years of age?
tonsillectomy & adenoidectomy
In respiratory terminology, what is the meaning of the abbreviation "T&A"
What is the term for a test used to identify pathogens in the upper respiratory tract, especially group A streptococci.
What is the term for the medication delivery device in the following picture? It requires your own ability to inhale deeply to deliver the medication.
What is the term for the medication delivery device in the following picture? It uses pressurized air to expel medication from the device every time it is actuated.
What is the term for a blockage in an artery of the lungs caused by a mass of undissolved matter?
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