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What do veins have?
If a patient is allergic to peanuts, what medication will he/she be allergic to?
What are the accessory muscles of inspiration?
What are the accessory muscles of expiration?
External Abdominis Obliquus
Interal Abdominis Obliquus
Transverse Abdominis Obliquus
If someone dies from strangulation what bone is broken?
What four types of tissues are in the respiratory system?
stratified squamous epithelium
pseudostratified columnar ciliated epithelium
simple cubodial epithelium
simple squamous epithelium
What is another word for trachea?
What is the trap door that covers the trachea when you swallow?
What blocks a person's airway in sleep apnea?
What prevents the cilia from working effectively?
What type of blade do you use when grabbing the epiglottis and lifting?
What blade do you use to slide into the vallecula epiglottica and indirectly lift to expose the trachea?
What three things are visible if the vocals cords are not visible?
Where is the trachtube placed?
cricothryroid ligament-it is between the thyroid and cricoid
What is another word for thyroid cartilage?
What covers the trachea?
The tracheal cartilage covers front-muscle covers back
The right main stem bronchus is _______ and ______ than the left.
Bronchioles do not have what?
cartilage (they dilate and constrict)
The trachea and bronchii have what?
cartilage (they do not dilate)
What is the conducting zone?
From 0-19 generations
Is there gas exchange to 19th generation?
No-just tubes carrying gas
Where does gas exchange begin?
What is another word for conducting zone?
What do mast cells contain?
What percentage of oxgen is in the air that we breathe?
What percent of oxygen is exhaled?
What gas balances us out?
What antibody is for allergy?
The mast cell will break apart to release what 6 chemicals?
What will pop when putting in airway?
True or False:
There is no middle lobe in the left lung
Where does gas exchange take place?
alveolar ducts- 24-27
alveolar sacs 28
When lung is well ventilated, it looks ____ on the xray
The _________ is where oxygen is picked up and carbon dioxide is dropped off.
As you go down the lungs, the surface area expands to _________.
What do veins have?
Which artery is the only one tha t carries deoxygenated blood?
The cardiac notch is located where?
When inserting chest tube, do you go above or below rib?
Above rib-there are veins, arteries and nerves located below ribs
What type of fluid is between the visceral and parietal pluera?
What nerves go to the diaphragm?
When the esophagus makes it into the chest, what is it called?