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Flashcards in Respiratory System Deck (15):
1

eupnea

12 - 20 respirations (expected)

2

bradypnea

< 12 respirations

3

tachypnea

> 20 respirations

4

moderate depth ***

500 ml tidal volume

5

hypoventilation / hypopnea

shallow

6

hyperventilation / hyperpnea

deep

7

effortless/unlabored breathing

intercostal muscles and diaphragm only

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labored

accessory muscles involved, nasal flaring, tripoding

9

anterior lung lobes

10

lateral lung lobes

11

posterior lung lobes

12

expected costal angle

90 degrees

13

note on auscultation 

location, intensity, duration, pitch

14

stridor

high pitch during inspiration

15

atelectasis

collapse alveoli

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