Respiratory Quiz - Module 5

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 65

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Respiratory  Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Asthma occurs in about 5% of children and 10% of adults.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The underlying pathology of asthma is airway inflammation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Airway inflammation results in airway hyper-reactivity when the airways are exposed to irritant or allergic triggers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Asthmatic airways may be blocked by spasm or mucus
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Asthma symptoms should go away with bronchodilators                                                                                
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Drugs that block the parasympathetic nervous system (anticholinergics) or stimulate the sympathetic nervous system (B2 agonists) cause bronchodilation                                                                                                                   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
     Asthma severity must be assessed on every occasion
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A patient with no night time symptoms, a normal peak flow rate and day time symptoms once a week and occasionally with exercise has intermittent asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A patient with no day time symptoms, a normal peak flow rate and night time symptoms once a week and occasionally with exercise has intermittent asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Persistent asthma can be treated with environmental control and reliever (short active beta 2 agonist) therapy only
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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