5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Inglammation of the visceral and parietal pleura in the toracic cavity.
- b The condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.
- c Accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.
- d A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
- e Inflammation of the larynx.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Testing method that utilizes a spirometer to record the volume of air inhaled or exhaled and the length of tiem each breath takes.
- Surgical creation of an opening into the chest.
- The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.
- Excessive discharge of mucus from the bronchi
- Shallow or slow respiration.
5 True/False questions
atelectasis → Condition in which the lung fails to expand because air cannot pass beyond the bronchioles that are blocked by secretions.
pneumothorax → Accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity.
thoracentesis → 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.
antitussive → Medication administered to prevent, or relieve coughing.
tachypnea → Abnormally rapid rate of respiration, usually of more than 20 breaths per minute.