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The Respiratory System
"How much do you know about the simple act of breathing?"
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
Which is the membrane enveloping the lungs?
What is the correct term for a collapsed lung?
At what point does the trachea bifurcate into the right and left main bronchi?
What is atelectasis?
A collection of fluid in the alveoli
An inflammation of the bronchi
A loss of the cilia in the bronchi
A partial collapse of some alveoli
Here's an easier one. Which respiratory disease do dyspnoea, wheezing and difficulty exhaling most commonly characterize?
An area of the lung which is being ventilated but not perfused by blood is called dead space. Which of the following is not a correct term?
Anatomic dead space
Interstitial dead space
Physiologic dead space
Alveolar dead space
Which of the following would not be used in the management of the acute respiratory distress syndrome?
Which of the following should never be visible on a normal chest x-ray?
In the lungs, oxygen and carbon dioxide move in and out of the alveoli and capillary network by which process?
The relationship between dissolved oxygen and haemoglobin-bound oxygen and their affinity for each other is known as the what?
Oxy-haemoglobin dissociation ratio
Oxy-haemoglobin dissociation curve
Oxy-haemoglobin affinity scale
Partial pressure of oxygen
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