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Med-Surg Lewis 9e Chapter 26
Mucus Filters and Moistens
Larynx (Voice Box)
Cilia Expel Mucus and Dust
Lung Sounds - Crackles
Fine: Twisting Hair through Fingers
Collapsed Small Airways and Alveoli "Popping Open"
Lung Sounds - Wheezes
Air Moving through Narrowed Airways
Lung Sounds - Rhonchi
Trachea and Bronchi
Low Pitched Rumbling
Secretions or Bronchospasm
Lung Sounds - Pleural Friction Rub
Anterior Lateral Lung
Dry, Rubbing, or Squeaking
Rubbing a Balloon with Finger
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
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Internal Body Images
Detects Variations of Soft Tissues
No Metal Objects
Contrast is Non-Iodine
Safe During Pregnancy
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