What is the medical term for Adam's apple?
Which test measures the levels of both oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood?
D)Complete blood count
E)Arterial blood gases
All of the following results are included in a pulmonary function test (PFT) report EXCEPT
A)Forced vital capacity.
C)Peak expiratory flow rate.
D)Forced expiratory volume in one second
What is the rationale for prescribing a mucolytic agent to a patient?
A)To decrease inflammation of the airways.
B)To treat the effects of hypoxia.
C)To break up thick secretions in the airways.
D)To kill bacteria causing infection.
E)To stop the patient from coughing.