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What is apneustic respirations
characterized by long deep breaths that are stopped during the inspiratory phase and separated by periods of apnea
where is the cricothyroid membrane
it is between the thyroid and the cricoid
what are the medications commonly used with asthma
Beta agonist /inhaler
anticholinergics /inhaler
oral doses of corticosteroids
Cromolyn sodium /inhaler
The chief management goals for an acute asthma attack involves improvement in
Hypoxia,
bronchospasm
local inflammation
Pleuritic chest pain associated with pneumonia is
sharp and tearing
what are the common physical findings in pulmonary embolism
evidence suggestive of dvt
labored painful breathing
tachypnea and tachycardia
normal chest auscultation
are respiratory emergencies due to CNS dysfunction rare
YES
how many teeth in the adult
32
what is the most common airway obstruction
tongue