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Unformatted text preview: 14. Summarize the mechanism of inspiration and expiration as it is depicted in Figure 22.13 on page 848 15. What is the significance of surface tension? 16. What is pleurisy? 17. What is hypoxia? 18. Briefly explain Boyle’s law? 19. Name the major muscles of respiration. 20. What is the stimulus for initiating breathing? 21. Briefly explain Dalton’s and Henry’s Laws. 22. What are the pulmonary functional tests and what do they indicate? 23. What are the relative partial pressures of gases in the atmosphere? 24. What accounts for the efficiency of gas exchange at the respiratory membrane? 25. What is hemoglobin saturation and what factors affect it? 26. What is the Bohr Effect? 27. How are CO 2 and O 2 transported in the blood? 28. What structures in the brain are responsible for respiration? 29. What are the common features of COPD?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2010 for the course ANP ANP 242 taught by Professor Sargizi during the Spring '10 term at Nashville State Community College.
- Spring '10