5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Cheyne-Stokes respiration
- a Chronic enlargement of bronchi or bronchioles resulting from an earlier lung infection that was not cured.
- b Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
- c Pattern of alternating periods of rapid breathing, slow breathin, and the absence of breathing.
- d voice impairment including hoarseness, weakness, or loss of voice.
- e Test that measures physiological activity during sleep.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The passage of a tube through the nose or mouth into the treachea to establish or maintain an open airway.
- Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the lungs and associated tissues.
- The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.
- A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
- Difficult or labored breathing.
5 True/False questions
laryngoscopy → Surgical removal of the larynx.
pyothorax → Accumulation of pus 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.
pulse oximeter → External monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.
tachypnea → Abnormally rapid rate of respiration, usually of more than 20 breaths per minute.