Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
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

MB4

MB4 28-36

QuestionAnswer
How is respiration regulated? Inhale - exchanges of gasses across membranes. Exhale due to increased C02. Accessory muscles used.
Normal rate of respiration - Adult 12-20
Normal rate of respiration - Over 70 15-20
Normal rate of respiration - Teen 15-20
Normal rate of respiration - Child 15-25
Normal rate of respiration - Infant 30-60
Tachypnea greater than 20
Bradynea less than 10 -meds, brain damage
Hyperventilation Increased rate and depth
Hypoventilation Decreased, can be due to narcotics/anesthesia
Cheyne - Stokes Rapid followed by apnea Overdose, heart failure, cranial pressure
Biot irregular -meningitis, brain damage
Orthopnea easier to breathe in an upright
Arterial Oxygen saturation Pulse ox normal 90-100
Hypoxia inadequate cellular oxygenation
5 interventions for client with impaired respiratory status -monitor Spo2 sat -adjust position to maximize breathing -encourage coughing, turning -assist with spirometer -assist with walking 3-4 x daily -give meds that promote airway patency -teach breathing technique
blood pressure refers to force of blood against arterial walls
systolic pressure number on top, highest pressure formed when heart contracts (systolr) and ejects blood into the arteries
diastolic pressure lowest pressure, heart at rest, refills
mean arterial pressure MAP is average pressure within arteries
normal BP range 120/80
BP pattern compare client's BP to his regular BP to make determination about normal/abnormal
brachial blood pressure reading left arm at heart level, pump to 20 mmg over, let air out slowly, document
cuff size must be appropriate to get accurate reading
What neurological center controls respiration? medulla oblongata pons
Created by: Marshall3
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards