A viral infection that may cause obstruction of the upper airway in a child is

A viral infection that may cause obstruction of the

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33. A viral infection that may cause obstruction of the upper airway in a child is called:A. croup.B. asthma.C. bronchitis.D. epiglottitis.Ans: AQuestion Type: General KnowledgePage: 9589
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c11a9452e424781d06c0c0eac2f14f43c4ed0e0d.rtf34. Infection should be considered as a possible cause of an airway obstruction in an infant or child, especially if he or she presents with:35. Signs of an upper airway obstruction in an infant or child include all of the following, EXCEPT:36. Signs of a complete upper airway obstruction in an infant or child include:37. Which of the following statements regarding airway obstructions in children is MOST correct?A. Finger sweeps should never be performed in pediatric patients.B. Use the head-tilt chin-lift maneuver to visualize the child’s airway.C. Abdominal thrusts are indicated in children with partial obstructions.D. Finger sweeps are indicated only if you can visualize the foreign body.10
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c11a9452e424781d06c0c0eac2f14f43c4ed0e0d.rtfAns: DQuestion Type: General KnowledgePage: 95938. Common interventions used to stimulate spontaneous respirations in the newborn include allof the following, EXCEPT:39. Which of the following newborns requires positive-pressure ventilations and chest compressions?40. Vigorous suctioning of a newborn’s airway is indicated if:
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