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24 Cards in this Set

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Upper airway structures
-nose, nasopharynx, oropharynx, laryngopharynx and larynx
Lower Airway
-Trachea, R/L bronchus, secondary bronchi, bronchioles, alveloi
visisble during intubation
-epiglottis, glottis, rima glottis
-false vocal cords, true vocal cords
-2 of aryneiod cartilage
-from posterior nares to soft palate
-soft palate to hyoid bone
-hyoid bone to start of esophagus
-laryngopharynx to top of trachea, contains hyoid anc cricoid cartilage, vocal cords and structures visible during intubation
-11cm long, 1 inch wide, from larynx to carina, smooth muscle and C rings of cartilage, lined with psudostratified columnar epithelium
-r and l bronchus dividing point, sensitive to stimulation causes cough and constriction
dead air space
-ventilation without perfusion
anatomic dead air space
-amount of air in respiratory tract that does not penetrate to alveoli
Alveoloar dead air space
-air penetrates to alveoli that is not perfused
Physiologic dead air space
-sum of both anatomic and alveolar dead air space
Left shift Oxy-hem dissociation
-lower pCO2
-decreased temp
-low levels of 2,3 DPG
-Hemoglobins like myoglobin and fetal Hb
right shift Oxy-hem dissociation
-higher pCO2
-increased temp
-high levels of 2,3 DPG
Bohr effect
-shift in curve by changes in CO2 and hydrogen Ion concentrations of blood
Haldane effect
-effect of oxygen on co2 tranport in blood (o2 dissociation from hemoglobin facilitates the pickup of CO2
Blood Gases
-7.35 to 7.45 (H ion conc)
-35 to 45mmHg (dissolved CO2 in blood or ventilatory effectivenss)
-22 to 26mEq/L (metabolic effectiveness)
-80 to 100mmHg (O2 content of blood)
-95 % to 100% (percent of hemoglobin saturated
-Intracelluar Fluid
-fluid within cells
-two times larger than extracelluar fluid (40%)
Extracellular (2 compartments)
-Interstitial (15%)
-Intravascular (plamsa-5%)
-chloride (Cl-)
-bicarbonate (HCO3-)
-Potassium (K+)
-Sodium (Na+)
-Calcium (Ca++)
-Magnesium (Mg+)
Intracellular Anions and Cations
-proteins, phosphate (anions)
-K+, Mg+ (cations)
Extracellular Anions and Cations
-Bicarbonate, chloride (anions)
-Sodium, calcium (cations)