Respiratory Review Questions
1. Identify the primary structures of the pulmonary system.
Blood vessels serving the pulmonary system
Chest wall or thoracic cage
Includes the skin, ribs, and intercostal
STUDY GUIDE EXAM II
Review definitions: preterm labor, preterm birth, low birth weight.
Preterm labor: cervical changes and uterine contractions occurring between 20 and
36.6 weeks of pregnancy
Preterm birth: any birth that occurs before th
Gastrointestinal (GI) review questions
1. Describe the different tissue layers of the GI tract.
4 Layers of The GI Tract:
Innermost layer; faces the inside of the lumen
Has 3 layers ( epithelial, areolar connective, smooth muscle)
Cardiovascular Physiology Review Questions
Describe the different cell types that are found in the heart and detail the
characteristic and action of each cell type.
Cardiomyocyte (contractile cell)
Generating/force producing cell- cross bridge cycling
Pediatrics: Week 6 (Ch. 30)
1. Delineate how the pediatric nurse chooses the appropriate pain rating scales for the following
age groups: infancy, preschool, school-age and adolescence.
2. Distinguish between tolerance, addiction and physiologic d