Mod D review
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Mod D review
review for mod d final
What does ECC stand for?
Emergency cardiodvascular care
What does ACLS stand for?
Advanced dcardiovascular life support
what does aha stand for?
american heart association
what does AED stand for?
Automated External Defibrillator
what does CPR stand for?
Emergency medical services
basic life support
foreign body airway obstruction
what is the charin of survival for a child or infant?
what is the depth of the chest cavity for an infant during cpr?
1/3 to 1/2 inch
whom is considered a child?
age one to puberty
how long is a "good" breath in CPR?
where is the pulse location used for an infant during CPR?
proper way to ensure that the airway is open?
head tilt, chin lift
What should you do before you give rescue breaths?
Look, listen, feel
When should you use a finger sweep?
On a choking adult
what is the inflammation of the veins?
What is pulmonary ventilation?
Breathing, or the movement of air into and out of the lungs
What lines the nasopharynx?
Whats is the opening of the larynx called?
What covers the outer surface of the lungs?
what covers teh inner surface of teh body wall and extends over the diaphragm and mediastinum?
What acts as a lid to prevent aspiration of food into the trachea?
What part of the respiratory system lacks the support of cartilage?
What is epitaxis?
what is the nasopharynx?
the nasal part fo pharynx
what is the thyroid cartilage?
Adam's apple. Largest cartilage in larynx
Inflammation of the bronchi
High blood pressure
What is teh septum that seperates the heart?
a wall is the center of the heart
What are the purpose of the valves?
Prevents the backflow of blood
What is the amount of air during a single cycle of inspiration and expiration?
What part of the respiratory system sets the pace of breathing?
What is the exchange fo gases between living cells and environment?
what prevents the lungs from overexpanding?