• NUR 631 Topic 13 | Quiz | Version 2

Week 13 Quiz Study Guide


1. Lung compliance –(textbook p. 1236)

  • Lung compliance 
  • Increased compliance 

Emphysema is a common cause of increased compliance 

  • Decreased compliance 
  • Common causes of decreased lung compliance 

2. Affects of aging on pulmonary system  (textbook, page 1244).

3. Orthopnea (textbook, p. 1249).

4. Pulmonary edema: (textbook p. 1260, 1261)

  • Three major mechanisms by which pulmonary edema occurs:
  • CLINICAL MANIFESTATIONS of pulmonary edema 
  • TREATMENT of pulmonary edema 

Immunoglobulin in relation to asthma Ch. 35 pgs 1263-1266: 

Cor Pulmonale Ch 35 pg 1278: 

Infant breathing patterns Ch 35 pgs 1249-1250:

Bronchiectasis Ch 35 pgs 1259-1258

  • RSV-Respiratory syncytial virus Info from CDC.gov
  • Infection and Incidence
  • Symptoms and Care
  • Transmission
  • Prevention

Epiglottitis-Chapter 36, pgs 1296-1297

  • Pathophysiology:
  • Clinical manifestations:
  • Evaluation and treatment:

Cystic Fibrosis-Chapter 35, pgs 1310-1313

  • Patho:
  • Clinical Manifestations:
  • Evaluation and Treatment:

GFR-Chapter 37, pgs 1326, 1329 & 1334


16.  Renal Stones (Kidney Stones)-  Chapter 38 Alterations of Renal and Urinary Tract Function

17.   Acute Renal Failure ( Acute Kidney Injury (AKI))- Chapter 38 Alterations of Renal and Urinary Tract Function pgs. 1360-

18.  Kidney Cancer- 

  • Clinical Manifestations:
  • Evaluation and Treatment:  
  • Bladder Cancer- 
  • Pathogenesis:  
  • Clinical Manifestations: 
  • Evaluation and Treatment

19. Acute Glomerrulonephritis (pg.1353-1357

erular Disorders

20. Nephrotic Syndrome in Children (pg. 1383-84)

21. PFT Values (pg. 1243-44) –Look at table 34-3 on 1244!!

  • MEASUREMENT 
  • Total lung capacity (TLC) 
  • OBSTRUCTIVE PATTERN 
  • RESTRICTIVE PATTERN 


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