Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 60 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. empyema
  2. hypoxemia
  3. thoracentesis
  4. laryngoscopy
  5. anoxia
  1. a accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.
  2. 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.
  3. c The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.
  4. d Visual examination of the larynx using a laryngoscope.
  5. e A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. An interruption of breathing that results in the loss of consciousness or death.
  2. Surgical removal of part of the pleura.
  3. The cavity located between the lungs.
  4. Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
  5. External monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.

5 True/False questions

  1. asphyxiaThe condition that occurs when the body cannot get the air it needs to function.


  2. emphysemaaccumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.


  3. spirometryTesting method that utilizes a spirometer to record the volume of air inhaled or exhaled and the length of tiem each breath takes.


  4. hyperpneaShallow or slow respiration.


  5. bronchorrheaVisual examination of the bronchi using a bronchoscope.