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prednisone are indicated. The treatment plan will depend upon the severity ofthe condition.Multiple Choice (Answers to Practice Exam Questions)1.Which of the following doesnotaffect diffusing capacity?a.The partial pressure of oxygen and carbon dioxideb.The alveolar surface areac.The density of the alveolar membraned.The volume of air in the atmosphereAnswer: d
2.Totalobstruction of the airway by aspirated material is manifested by:
3.A reduced number of red blood cells (RBCs) in the blood results in the followingchange in the oxygen saturation (SaO2) of the blood:
4.Which is a major cause of respiratory failure?
5.Emphysema differs from chronic bronchitis in that emphysema:a.is characterized by mucous production and inflammation.b.obstructs the large airways.c.obstructs the alveoli.d.there are no differences between the two conditions.Answer: c
6.You have admitted a 20-year-old male to the emergency roomwith a history of asthma. He is having an acute asthma attack and iswheezing, fighting for air, hypoxic, and afraid. What is causing theseacute symptoms?
7.Which of the following clinical manifestations are related to hypoxemia?
8.How would you know you have hypoxemia?

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