5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
- b Puncture of the chest wall with a needle to obtain fluid from the pleual cavity for diagnostic purposes, to drain pleural effusions or to reexpand a collapsed lung.
- c The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.
- d Visual examination of the larynx using a laryngoscope.
- e A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
5 Multiple choice questions
- An interruption of breathing that results in the loss of consciousness or death.
- Surgical removal of part of the pleura.
- The cavity located between the lungs.
- Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
- External monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.
5 True/False questions
asphyxia → The condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.
emphysema → accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
spirometry → Testing method that utilizes a spirometer to record the volume of air inhaled or exhaled and the length of tiem each breath takes.
hyperpnea → Shallow or slow respiration.
bronchorrhea → Visual examination of the bronchi using a bronchoscope.