Patient Assessment Crossword

Created
Mar 11, 2016
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Oxygen deficiency hypoxia
Diatomic gas measuring 21% at room air. Oxygen
Abnormal presence of air in the plueral cavity. Pneumothorax
Monitoring of the concentration or partial pressure of carbon dioxide Capnography
An increased acidity in the blood and other body tissue Acidosis
High-pitched breath sound resulting from turbulent air flow in the larynx Stridor
Caused by hyperventilation Alkalosis
Iron-containing oxygen-transport metalloprotein in the red blood cells Hemoglobin
Inflammatory condition of the lung Pneumonia
aka "sibilant rhonchi" Wheeze
Deformity of the finger or toe nails associated with a number of heart and lung disease. Clubbing
Shortness of breath Dyspnea
Clicking, rattling, or crackling noises that may be made by one or both lungs Rales
Coarse rattling respiratory sounds, usually caused by secretions Rhonchi
A sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages Cough
The smallest of a body's blood vessels that make up the microcirculation. Capillaries
An audible sound present in some patients with pleurisy Rub
Inflammation of the bronchi in the lungs Bronchitis
Long term inflammatory disease of the airways of the lungs. Asthma
Aids in the protection of the lungs by trapping foreign particles that enter it Mucus
Coughing up blood or blood-stained mucus Hemoptysis
The appearance of a blue or purple coloration of the skin Cyanosis

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Respiratory System Crossword Puzzle

Created
Apr 2, 2017
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the cavity behind the nose and above the roof of the mouth that filters air and moves mucus and inhaled contaminants outward and away from the lungs. Nasal Cavity
voice box-passageway for air moving from pharynx to trachea; contains vocal cords. Larynx
one of the tubules forming the respiratory system. Trachea
The passages that branch from the trachea and direct air into the lungs. Bronchi
the paired organs in the thoracic cavity where gas exchange takes place between air in the alveoli and blood in the pulmonary capillaries. Lungs
progressively smaller tubular branches of the airways. Bronchioles
tiny sacs of lung tissue specialized for the movement of gases between air and blood. Alveoli
short structures projecting from a cell and containing bundles of microtubules that move a cell through its surroundings or move fluid over the cell's surface. Cilia
protective secretion of the mucus membranes. Mucus
passing or able to pass air in and out of the lungs normally. Breathing
the metabolic processes certain organisms obtaining energy from organic molecules. Respiration
the exchange of gases between the air in the alveoli and the blood in the pulmonary capillaries. external respiration
the uppermost cartilage of the larynx; covers the larynx during swallowing epiglottis
inhalation; the intake of air into the lungs inspiration
any of the fine branching blood vessels that form a network between the arterioles and venules. Capillaires

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Respiratory System Crossword

Created
May 30, 2016
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Site of gas exchange Alveoli
Tiny hair-like cells that sweep out foreign material in lungs. Cilia
Genetic disorder in which lungs are clogged with abnormally thick mucus. Cystic fibrosis
Thin sheet of muscle that play an important role in breathing. Diaphragm
A thin, moist, and slippery membrane that covers the outer surface of the lungs and lines the inner surface of the rib cage Pleura
Another word for inhalation. Inspiration
The volume of air that is inspired or expired in a single breath during regular breathing. Tidal Volume
The amount of pressure a gas exerts Partial pressure
A device that measures lung capabilities Respirometer
A process in which particles move from an area of higher concentration to an area of low concentration. Diffusion
Special receptors that detect changes of pH in blood. Chemoreceptors
Lung disease in which bronchioles swell and produce mucus. Bronchitis
Branches of windpipe that lead into the lungs Bronchi
Scientific name for the voice box Larynx
Condition in which the body cells do not have enough oxygen Hypoxia
Another term for exhalation Expiration
Infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. Pneumonia
This is where air first enters the body. Nasal cavity
Leads to the alveoli Bronchioles
Waste product of the respiratory system Carbondioxide

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Respiratory Unit Crossword

Created
Jun 2, 2016
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What breath sounds will you most likely hear on a patient with heart failure? Crackles
What is the priority action for someone that has a respiratory infection whose oxygen saturation is 90%? Oxygen
What is the critical factor that determines carbon dioxide movement in and out of the blood? PCO2
Instrument that measures the highest airflow during forced expiration? Peakflowmeter
Increased CO2 in the blood is called what? Hypercapnia
What is a common trigger for asthma? Pets
The inability to breathe easily while laying flat is called? Orthopnea
A condition that leads to increased lung compliance is what? Emphysema
This substance permits smooth motion between the two membranes (visceral and parietal pleura) of the lungs during respirations. Pleuralfluid
This diagnostic test measures lung volumes, ventilator function and the mechanics of breathing. Pulmonaryfunction
. This action increases pleuritic pain. Coughing
Respiratory pattern that alternate between deep and fast, with periods of apnea. Cheyne-Stokes
This respiratory pattern is normal breathing, followed by varying periods of apnea. Biots
This diagnostic test shows successive fine density layers of tissue to generate 3-D analysis of conditions such as pulmonary emboli. CT
. Contradiction to having an MRI performed includes which condition? Morbid obesity
A person with a tonsillar abscess experiences a severe sensation of burning and squeezing pain while swallowing known as what? Odynophagia
Application of decongestants to the nasal tissues during epistaxis provide what action? vasoconstriction
This is seen when the patient uses shoulder movements to aid in breathing. Accessorymuscles
Identify a risk factor for acquiring TB. Substanceabuse
A clinical manifestation of TB. Nightsweats
A first-line medication used in the treatment of TB. Isoniazid
This condition refers to the obstruction of the pulmonary artery by a blood clot. Pulmonaryembolism
This condition is a progressive respiratory disease of airflow obstruction. COPD
What oxygen device is commonly used for patients with COPD? Ventimask
This medication is used to treat pleurisy. Indomethacin

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Cardiovascular System Crossword

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Mar 10, 2017
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Repair or unblocking of a blood vessel Angioplasty
Temporary loss of consciousness or dizziness due to fall in blood pressure Syncope
Abnormal Rapid heartbeat Tachycardia
connection between two blood vessels or tubes Anastomoses
working on adrenaline or noradrenaline Adrenergic
Excessive fluid with tissues or cells Edema
A groove or furrow Sulcus
Act of listening to internal organs Auscultation
Automatic regulation of blood flow Autoregulation
Nerve that is stimulated byhange in BP Baroreceptors
Abnormally slow heart rate Bradycardia
Heart size larger than normal Cardiomegaly
Bluish color of the skin due to unoxygenated hemoglobin Cyanosis
Reduction of a membranes resting potential Depolarization
Excessive perspiration Diaphoresis
Difficulty breathing Dyspnea
Away from normal position; displaced Ecotopic
Picks up conduction of implses producing an electrical activity Electrodes
Removal of an obstrucitve material in an artery Endarterectomy
The condition of being open, unobstructed Patency
Discomfort in breathing aggrivated by lying flat Orthopnea
Sensation of an irregular, hard, rapid, or normal heartbeats Palpitations
Am auscultory sound, benign or pathologic Murmur
Frothy sputum containing streaks of blood Hemoptysis
Blood flow within very small blood vessels microcirculation
Alternating sequence of diastole and systole Cardiac Cycle
Pressure of blood against the systemic arterial walls BloodPressure
Volume of blood supply ejected by a ventricle in one minute Cardiac Output
Controls the heart rate and force of contractions Cardiac control center
Chest pains due to deficit of oxygen in the heart muscles Angina Pectoris
Main artery of the body Aorta
network of blood vessels between the arterioles and venules Capillaries
Large vein carrying deoxygenated blood into the heart Vena Cava

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The Respiratory System Crossword

Created
Mar 29, 2016
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breathing out; exhalation Expiration
breathing in; inhalation Inspiration
substance that is expelled from the lungs sputum
brings oxygen into the lungs and eliminates carbon dioxide Respiratory System
breathe in air in the enviroment mouth and nose
windpipe trachea
large branches that provide passage of oxygen into the lungs bronchi
moves oxygen into the blood and removes carbon dioxide lungs
infection of the lungs that is caused by bacteria, viruses and etc. pnuemonia
respiratory disease in which the mucous membrane in the bronchial passages of the lungs becomes inflamed bronchitis
common chronic respiratory disorder in which irritants and allergens can cause inflammation of the airways Asthma
uncontrolled growth of abnormal cancerous cells that are usually in the cells that line the air passages lung cancer
a contagious, airborne disease that is caused by a type of bacteria Tuberculosis

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Non Communicable Diseases Crossword

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May 20, 2016
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progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. Alzheimers
Condition where pigments is lost from areas of skin, causing white patches Vitiligo
Inflammation of subcutaneous connective tissue Cellulitis
nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical function Lou Gehrigs Disease
A chronic inflammatory disorder affecting many joints, including those in the hands and feet Arthritis
Widespread muscle pain and tenderness Fibromyalgia
a metabolic disease in which the body’s inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood Diabetes
condition in which a person's airways become inflamed, narrow and swell, and produce extra mucus, which makes it difficult to breathe Asthma
group of genetic diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass Dystrophy
cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts Cancer

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HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle

Created
Mar 24, 2017
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A medicine/ drug or treatment effective against viruses is antiviral
Action or process of spreading something to another person is transmitted
An fatal disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV AIDS
The _________ ___________ protects your body from diseases and infections immune system
The causative agent of an infectious disease virus
A fluid or fluid secretions of the body (ex: blood, semen, saliva) body fluids
Fluid that circulates throughout the body and carries oxygen blood
Keep something from happening prevention
Virus that attacks the immune system HIV
Medical treatment replaces an particular absent enzyme in patient enzyme replacement therapy

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The Circulatory and Respiratory Systems Crossword

Created
Feb 22, 2016
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a set of organs that allows a person to breathe and exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide throughout the body. Respiratory
Where the body inhales air Nostrils
Tube that connects the larynx to the bronchi of the lungs. Trachea
Connects to the nostrils, allows air to move from the nose to the larynx (voice box) in the process of breathing. Pharynx
The main passageway into the lungs Bronchi
help oxygen from the air inhaled enter the red cells in the blood. The red blood cells carry the oxygen through the body. Lungs
An organ system that moves substances to and from cells. Helps stabilize body temperature and pH. Consists of a heart, blood vessels, and blood. Circulatory
Muscular organ that pumps blood through the circulatory system by rhythmic contraction and dilation. heart
Carry blood away from the heart arteries
Transport blood toward the heart Veins
Red liquid that circulates in the arteries and veins of humans and other vertebrate animals blood

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Respiratory Crossword Extraganza

Created
Oct 2, 2016
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Tool of the trade stethoscope
Smell the flowers blow out the candles pursedlip
windpipe trachea
Incision on the anterior aspect of the neck tracheostomy
most common device used to deliver supplemental oxygen cannula
If all else fails, who are you going to call ? Respiratory
What LAMA do RT'S use most ? Atrovent
Umeclidinium Incruse
Manually ventilate AMBU
Color detected for an unsuccessful tube placement purple
Oxygen color indicator green
Medical device used to deliver Symbicort inhaler
measuring of breath spirometry
airway constriction after exposure to allergens asthma
Maneuver used to open a suddenly obstructed windpipe heimlich
Behavior that increases mucous production in the airways smoking
Deformity of fingers associated with chronic lung infections. clubbing
mucus produced by the Respiratory system phlegm
chronic disease associated with alveolar distruction copd
whistle wheeze
a musical breathing sound stridor
a word used for foul smelling sputum fetid
monitoring of CO2 in respiratory gases capnography
atomic number is 8 oxygen
oxygen deprivation hypoxia
SOB relieved when lying down. platypnea
Breathlessness dyspnea
sit or stand to breath comfortably orthopnea
Dangly thing at the back of your throat uvula

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Signs & Symptoms Crossword

Created
Jan 18, 2017
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Occurring before birth; prenatal: Antenatal
period around childbirth, especially the five months before and one month after birth Perinatal
abnormality in the heart's rhythm, or heartbeat pattern Arrhythmias
abnormally rapid heart rate Tachycardia
Relating to the period immediately succeeding birth and continuing through the first 28 days Neonatal
A sudden onset of a symptom or disease Paroxysmal
slowness of the heartbeat Bradycardia
A sensation in which a person is aware of an irregular, hard, or rapid heartbeat. Palpitations
Excessive discharge of blood Hemorrhage
A nosebleed. Epistaxis
a disease having no known cause Idiopathic
Difficulty in breathing Dyspnea
can breathe only when standing upright Orthopnea
high-pitched sound in inhalation or exhalation Stridor
Originating in the mind Psychogenic
pain in the muscles between the ribs Pleurodynia
suffocation Asphyxia
mucus that is coughed up from the lower airways Sputum
upper central region of the abdomen. Epigastric
persistent, unexplained crying in a healthy baby Colic
the vomiting of blood. Hematemesis
refusal or loss of the ability to swallow Aphagia
belching Eructation
Presence of an excessive amount of gas in the stomach and intestines Flatulence
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen Ascites
darkening of the feces by blood Melena
offensive odor of the breath Halitosis
lack of feeling or sensation Anesthesia
an involuntary trembling of the body or limbs Tremor
painful or difficult urination Dysuria
The presence of blood in the urine. Hematuria
involuntary discharge of urine, esp during sleep Enuresis
A state of drowsiness; sleepiness. Somnolence
the mental processes Cognitive

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