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Breathing IN can also be

Inhalation or Inspiration

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Breathing out

Exhalation or Expiration

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Define Respiration Rate

The number of breaths a patient takes in one minute

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Respiration Rate is classified

Normal, Rapid, Slow

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Normal Respiration Rate Adult

12 - 20

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Respiration Rate Quality

Normal, Tripod

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Define Tidal Volume

The volume of air moved in or out during one cycle of breathing

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Classification of Tidal Volume

Normal, Adequate, Shallow, Increased, Decreased

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The amount of exchange that occurs.......

Depends on The rate and the tidal volume

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Signs of Respiratory Distress

Labored Breathing, Pale, Cyanotic, Abnormal Respiratory Pattern

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When to add Face Mask

Tuberculosis, Plague, SARS , Whooping Cough

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When should you evaluate for inadequate breathing?

Person with 24 above or 10 below

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Inspirations Ratio

This ratio is time of inspiration to time of expiration

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Define Dyspnea

Feeling shortness of breath

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Define Respiration

Act of breathing; A single breath is considered to be the complete process of breathing