Rt Respiratory System I

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Rt Respiratory System I

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    With the muscles of tongue, muscles of ____ can relax and allow the airway to become obstructed
    • A. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • B. 

      Oropharynx

    • C. 

      Nasopharynx

    • D. 

      Epiglottis

  • 2. 
    Primary cause of obstructive sleep apnea
    • A. 

      Muscles of tongue, muscles of larygnopharynx

    • B. 

      Heart arrythmias

    • C. 

      Anxiety, depression, mental illness

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Composed of 9 Cartilages
    • A. 

      Pharynx

    • B. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • C. 

      Larynx

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Only complete circular cartilage
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Thryroid cartilage

    • C. 

      Cricoid cartilage

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Adams apple
    • A. 

      Thryoid cartilage

    • B. 

      Cricoid cartilage

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

    • D. 

      Comiculate cartilage

  • 6. 
    Landmark used to aid in viewing the airway during difficult intubation
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Arytenoid cartilage

    • C. 

      Thryoid

    • D. 

      Cricoid cartilage

  • 7. 
    Leaf shaped, attached to the thyroid cartilage
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Cricoid cartilage

    • C. 

      Cuneiform cartilage

    • D. 

      Comiculate cartilage

  • 8. 
    Makes a tight seal with the thyroid cartilage to protect the lower airways during eating and drinking
    • A. 

      Cricoid cartilage

    • B. 

      Thyroid cartilage

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

    • D. 

      Cuneiform cartilage

  • 9. 
    Support the soft tissue surrounding the vocal cords
    • A. 

      Comiculate cartilage

    • B. 

      Epiglottis

    • C. 

      Thryoid cartilage

    • D. 

      Cricoid cartilage

  • 10. 
    Support the soft tissue surrounding the vocal cords
    • A. 

      Thyroid cartilage

    • B. 

      Epiglottis

    • C. 

      Arytenoid cartilage

    • D. 

      Cricoid cartilage

  • 11. 
    Support the soft tissue surrounding the vocal cords
    • A. 

      Cuneiform cartilage

    • B. 

      Cricoid cartilage

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

    • D. 

      Thryoid cartilage

  • 12. 
    Lies below laryngopharynx
    • A. 

      Pharynx

    • B. 

      Larynx

    • C. 

      Nasopharynx

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Contains the vallecula
    • A. 

      Phayrnx

    • B. 

      Oropharynx

    • C. 

      Larynx

    • D. 

      Laryngopharynx

  • 14. 
    Space formed by folds between the tongue and the epiglottis
    • A. 

      Visceral pleura

    • B. 

      Stratified squamous epithelial

    • C. 

      Vallecula

    • D. 

      Parietal pleura

  • 15. 
    Used as a landmark for intubation in the Larynx
    • A. 

      Vallecula

    • B. 

      Epiglottis

    • C. 

      Bronchioles

    • D. 

      Bronchi

  • 16. 
    True vocal cords are located
    • A. 

      Larynx

    • B. 

      Pharynx

    • C. 

      Trachea

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Glottis (rima glottidis) is located
    • A. 

      Pharynx

    • B. 

      Larynx

    • C. 

      Nasopharynx

    • D. 

      Laryngopharynx

  • 18. 
    False vocal chords are located
    • A. 

      Pharynx

    • B. 

      Nasopharynx

    • C. 

      Larynx

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Epiglottis is located
    • A. 

      Larynx

    • B. 

      Pharynx

    • C. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    Trachea is an 
    • A. 

      Upper airway

    • B. 

      Lower airway

    • C. 

      Mid airway

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    Extends from connection to cricoid cartilage to division into main stem bronchi
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Trachea

    • C. 

      Larynx

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 22. 
    Approximately 12 cm long and 2 cm inner diameter
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Nasopharynx

    • C. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • D. 

      Trachea

  • 23. 
    Composed of between 16 and 20 "c" shaped cartilaginous rings that aids in the latency of the trachea
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Trachea

    • C. 

      Bronchi

    • D. 

      Bronchioles

  • 24. 
    Most inferior cartilaginous ring in the ______ forms the bifurcation and is the carina
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Bronchioles

    • C. 

      Bronch

    • D. 

      Alveolus

  • 25. 
    Located at midline in upper mediastinum (Angle of Louis)
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Carina

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

    • D. 

      Nasal cavity