5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- pulse oximeter
- a The abnormal buildup of carvon dioxide in the blood.
- b Pain in the pleura.
- c Usually an emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea to gain acdess to the airway below a blockage.
- d External monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.
- e Absence of spontaneous respiration.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Inflammation of the larynx.
- Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the lungs and associated tissues.
- Contagious bacterial infection of the upper respiratory tract that is characterized by a spasm like cough.
- An interruption of breathing that results in the loss of consciousness or death.
- A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
5 True/False questions
hyperpnea → Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.
pneumoconiosis → An abnormal condition caused by dust in the lungs that usually develops after years of environmental or occupationa contact.
emphysema → accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
tachypnea → Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
croup → Acute respiratory syndrome in children and infants characterized by obstruction of the larynx, hoarseness, and a barking cough.