5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Progressive loss of lung function due to a decrease in the total number of alveoli, the enlargement of the remaining alveoli, and then the progressive destruction of their walls.
- b Bleeding from the nose.
- c The abnormal buildup of carvon dioxide in the blood.
- d The condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.
- e Medication administered to prevent, or relieve coughing.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Acute respiratory syndrome in children and infants characterized by obstruction of the larynx, hoarseness, and a barking cough.
- Pattern of alternating periods of rapid breathing, slow breathin, and the absence of breathing.
- Absence of spontaneous respiration.
- Contagious bacterial infection of the upper respiratory tract that is characterized by a spasm like cough.
- Abnormal increase in the depth and rate of the respiratory movements.
5 True/False questions
tracheostomy → Usually an emergency procedure in which an incision is made into the trachea to gain acdess to the airway below a blockage.
tuberculosis → An infectious disease caused by mycobacterium tuberculosi.
spirometry → Testing method that utilizes a spirometer to record the volume of air inhaled or exhaled and the length of tiem each breath takes.
hemoptysis → Contagious bacterial infection of the upper respiratory tract that is characterized by a spasm like cough.
sinusitis → Inflammatin of the sinuses.