Respiratory Quiz - Module 3

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 109

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Respiratory  Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All patients with asthma have allergy or atopy
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The underlying pathological process behind chronic asthma is airway spasm
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Allergies are mediated via IgG antibodies stuck onto mast cells and basophils
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
     Leukotrienes are pre-formed chemical mediators derived from arachidonic acid that are released immediately from mast cell granules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Histamine is a pre-formed chemical mediators that is released immediately from mast cell granules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Interleukins control and exacerbate allergic inflammation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The sympathetic nervous system is under voluntary control, but the parasympathetic nervous system is not
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The sympathetic nervous sytsem works through adrenaline on the B2 receptors to cause airway relaxation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The parasympathetic nervous system works through acetylcholine on the cholinergic receptors to cause airway relaxation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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