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respiratory sytem

CAB airway,breathing, and compression
AGB arterial blood gases
ARDS adult/acute respiratory distress syndrome
ARF acute respiratory failure
CF cystic fibrosis
CO2 carbon dioxide
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
CPAP continuous positive airway pressure
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CPT chest physiotherapy
CXR chest x-ray
EIA exercise- induced asthma
FEF forced expiratory flow
FRC functional residual capacity
IPPB intermittent positive pressure breathing
02 oxygen
PFT pulmonary function test
R,resp respiration
RT respiratory therapist
SOB shortness of breath
TLC total lung capacity
URI upper respiratory infection
alveol/o alveolus
aspir/o aspirat/o inhaling, removal
brachy- short
bronch/o bronchus
bronchiol/o bronchiole
-capnia, capn/o carbon dioxide
epiglott/o epiglottis
laryng/o larynx
mediastin/o mediastinum
nas/o nose
ox/o,-oxia oxygen
pector/o chest
phas/o,-phasia speech
phon/o,-phonia voice,sound
phren/o mind, diaphragm
pleur/o pleura
pulmon/o lung
rhin/o nose
sinus/o cavity, sinus
spir/o breathe
steth/o chest
thorac/o chest
tranche/o tranchea
Created by: danielleh13