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 # 632

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 632. Diverticulitis Review Diverticulitis is the inflammation of one or more diverticula that occurs from penetration of fecal matter through the thin-walled diverticula; it can result in local abscess formation and perforation. A perforated diverticulum can

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 631

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 631.                     IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME Description Irritable bowel syndrome results from increased motility, which can lead to spasm and pain. The diagnosis is based on the

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 630

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 630.                   (Cholecystitis) it is An inflammation of the gallbladder that may occur as an acute or chronic process. Acute inflammation is associated with gallstones (cholelithiasis). Chronic

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 629

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 629.    

NCLEX RN Practice Question # 628

NCLEX Examination. Practice Question # 628. Chronic pancreatitis NCLEX Review Assessment Abdominal pain and tenderness Left upper quadrant mass Steatorrhea and foul-smelling stools that may increase in volume as pancreatic insufficiency increases Weight loss Muscle wasting Jaundice Signs and symptoms

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