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5 Matching questions

  1. polysomnography
  2. bronchiectasis
  3. bradypnea
  4. Cheyne-Stokes respiration
  5. dysphonia
  1. a Chronic enlargement of bronchi or bronchioles resulting from an earlier lung infection that was not cured.
  2. b Abnormally slow rate of respiration; usually less than 10 breathes per minute.
  3. c Pattern of alternating periods of rapid breathing, slow breathin, and the absence of breathing.
  4. d voice impairment including hoarseness, weakness, or loss of voice.
  5. e Test that measures physiological activity during sleep.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The passage of a tube through the nose or mouth into the treachea to establish or maintain an open airway.
  2. Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders of the lungs and associated tissues.
  3. The absence of oxygen from the body/es gases, blood, or tissues.
  4. A condition of having below normal oxygen level in the blood.
  5. Difficult or labored breathing.

5 True/False questions

  1. laryngoscopySurgical removal of the larynx.


  2. pyothoraxAccumulation of pus in the pleural cavity.


  3. thoracentesisPuncture 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.


  4. pulse oximeterExternal monitor to measure the oxygen saturation level in the blood.


  5. tachypneaAbnormally rapid rate of respiration, usually of more than 20 breaths per minute.