The Anatomy of the Respiratory System

The Anatomy of the Respiratory System

The respiratory system consists of the airways, lungs, bony thorax, and respiratory muscles and functions in conjunction with the central nervous system (CNS). These structures work together to deliver oxygen to the bloodstream and remove excess carbon dioxide from the body. More »


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NCLEX RN Practice Question # 552

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 552.   Types of Seizures Generalized Seizures Tonic-Clonic Tonic-clonic seizures may begin with an aura. The tonic phase involves the stiffening or rigidity of the muscles of the arms and legs and usually lasts 10

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 551

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 551.     Addison’s disease Description Hyposecretion of adrenal cortex hormones (glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids) Can be primary or secondary The condition is fatal if left untreated.    Interventions Monitor vital signs, particularly blood pressure, weight,

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 550

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 550.     ANTITUMOR ANTIBIOTIC MEDICATIONS Description Interfere with DNA and RNA synthesis Cell cycle phase–nonspecific medications Side effects Nausea and vomiting Fever Bone marrow depression Rash Alopecia Stomatitis Gonadal suppression Hyperuricemia Vesication (blistering of

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 549

NCLEX Examination. Daily Practice Question # 549.   IMPORTANT WARNING: Do not take lisinopril if you are pregnant. If you become pregnant while taking lisinopril, call your doctor immediately. Lisinopril may harm the fetus.   Why is this medication prescribed?

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 548

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 548.   Administering a Z-Track Injection Wash your hands with soap and warm water. This will help to prevent potential infection. Be sure to thoroughly scrub between fingers, on the backs of hands, and under

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