Danielle Shared "Respiratory System med surge" - 54 Picmonics
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Respiratory System med surge
Mucus Filters and Moistens
Larynx (Voice Box)
Cilia Expel Mucus and Dust
Alveolar Gas Exchange
Pulmonary Artery Blood is O2-Poor, CO2-Rich
Two-Cell Thick Air-Blood Barrier
CO2 Diffuses Into Air
O2 Diffuses Into Blood
Pulmonary Vein is O2-Rich, CO2-Poor
Hypoxia (Early Symptoms)
Dyspnea on Exertion
Decreased Urine Output
Hypoxia (Late Symptoms)
Cool, Clammy Skin
Use of Accessory Muscles
Inner Cannula Removed and Cleaned
Clean Q8 Hours Around Stoma
One Finger Under Ties
Speak with Deflated Cuff
Can Eat with Tube in Place
Keep Replacement Tube Nearby
Immediately Replace if Dislodged
Physician Does First Tube Change
Lung Sounds - Wheezes
Air Moving through Narrowed Airways
Lung Sounds - Crackles
Fine: Twisting Hair through Fingers
Collapsed Small Airways and Alveoli "Popping Open"
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