Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Stack #16829

Respiratory Adjustments/Homeostatic Imbalances of Resp Sys

QuestionAnswer
What are two differences between hyperpnea and hyperventilation? hyperpnea increases depth of ventilation but not rate, hyperventilation is deep, rapid, ventilation-may result in hypocapnea
What are 3 nerual factors that trigger the abrupt increase in ventilation during exercise? Psychic stimuli, cortical motor activation, and proprioceptors
List three adaptive response to high-altitude living Hyperventilation, hemoglobins affinity for oxygen declines so that more oxygen is unloaded to the tissues, enhanced erythropoiesis
Lack or cessation of breathing Apnea
Normal breathing in terms of rate and depth Eupnea
Labored breathing or "air hunger" Dyspnea
Chronic oxygen defiency Hpoxia
Condition characterized by fibrosis of the lungs and an increase in the size of the alveolar chambers Emphysema
Condition characterized by increased mucus production, which clogs resp passages and promotes coughing Chronic bronchitis
Respiratory passages narrowed by bronchiolar spasms Asthma
Together called COPD Chronic bronchitis, Emphysema
Incidence strongly associated with cigarette smoking, has increased dramatically in women recently Lung cancer
Victims become barrell chested because of air retention Emphysema
Infection spread by airbourne bacteria, a recent alarming increase in cases among drug users and HIV-infected people Tuberculosis
Temporary cessation of breathing during sleep Sleep Apnea
Created by: butterflee21