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24 Cards in this Set

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see how well lungs exchange o2 & co2
pulmonary function studies
ABG
arterial blood gases
getting rid of allergic reactions
antihistamines
helps coughing
antitussives
clear out nose
decongestants
upper respiratory tract
everything above lungs
lower respiratory tract
lungs, bronchi
air filled cavity
sinus
agonal breathing
death
cyanosis
abnormal condition of blue
breathing excessively fast
hyperventilation
pharyngitis
inflammation of throat
dysphonia
bad voice/hoarse
endotracheal intubation
tube into trachea
patent
open
machine for breathing
ventilator
auscultation
listening
percussion
tap & listen
resonance
hollow
crackling noise when breathe in
rales
wheezing noise when breathe out
rhonchi
stops breathing while sleeping
sleep apnea
affects babies & small children-winter, spring
RSV
SARS
severe acute respiratory syndrome