Card Set Information
Face and neck injuries
What are the parts of the Larynx?
1. Laryngeal prominence (adam's apple)
2. Thyroid cartilage
3. Cricothyroid membrane
4. Cricoid cartilage
What are the parts of the eye?
8. Optic nerve
What is the visible part of the ear called?
What are the three principle parts of the ear and what are they made of?
1. The external ear - pinna, external auditory canal, and tymphanic membrane (ear drum).
2. The middle ear - the hammer, the anvil, and the stirrup.
3. The inner ear - composed of boney chambers with fluid.
What is an air embolism?
The presence of air in the veins, which can lead to cardiac arrest if it enters the heart.