Human System Presentation

Human System Presentation - the capillaries into the...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style The Respiratory System
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Purpose - R espiration l Takes in oxygen l Delivers it to the circulatory system l Disposes of wastes l Carbon dioxide l Excess water
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Parts of Respiration System
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Parts of Respiration System Nose/Nasal Cavity – screens, inhales, exhales Mouth – inhales, exhales Larynx – blocks, voice, passageway Lung – exchanges gases Diaphragm – expands and contracts
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Parts of Respiration System Pharynx – protects trachea from food Trachea – air tube to larynx Bronchiole – tree sending to blood Alveoli – link between systems
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Respiration / Circulatory The inhaled oxygen passes into the alveoli and then diffuses through
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Unformatted text preview: the capillaries into the arterial blood. Meanwhile, the waste-rich blood from the veins releases its carbon dioxide into the alveoli. The carbon dioxide follows the same path out of the lungs when you exhale. References Nikola, J. (NA). Respiratory System. Retrieved on January 30, 2008, from http://www.lessontutor.com/jm_respiratory.html . The Franklin Institute. Respiratory System: Oxygen Delivery System . Retrieved on January 30. 2009, from http://www.fi.edu/learn/heart/systems . Schilling, J. A. et al (2007). Health Assessment Made Incredibly Visual! Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Williams....
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