5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
- b Difficult or labored breathing.
- c Medical equipment that dispenses doses of medication in the form of a mist.
- d Inflammation of the larynx.
- e Condition in which the lung fails to expand because air cannot pass beyond the bronchioles that are blocked by secretions.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Accumulation of air or gas in the pleural spacecausing the lung to collapse.
- Usually an emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea to gain acdess to the airway below a blockage.
- Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
- The cavity located between the lungs.
- Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.
5 True/False questions
pharyngitis → Inflammation of the larynx.
pneumoconiosis → An abnormal condition caused by dust in the lungs that usually develops after years of environmental or occupationa contact.
laryngoplegia → Visual examination of the larynx using a laryngoscope.
pulse oximeter → External monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.
bronchodilator → Medication that expands the opening of the passages into the lungs.