Patho

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srohleder
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Patho
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2010-06-15 14:52:47
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  1. Low V/Q ratio
    Ventilation problem
  2. High V/Q ratio
    Perfusion problem
  3. Respiratory problem definition
    • Not breating
    • No oxygenation of the blood
  4. Hypercapnia
    Elevated oxygen level
  5. Pulmonary edema
    • Fuid collects in the alveoli
    • Left-sided heart failure
    • ARDS
    • Pneumonia
  6. Plural effusion
    • Abnormal collection of fluid or exudate in the pleural space
    • Third spacing
  7. Pneumothorax
    Air trapt in the pleural cavity
  8. Transudative Plueral Fusion
    • Fluid moving from pulmonary hypertention
    • No inflammation response
    • only BP
  9. Tension Pneumothorax
    • Open chest injury
    • Flap shut on exhale
    • Possible mediastinal shift
    • When intrapleural pressure exceeds atmospheric pressure

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