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Describe the earths atmosphere

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Describe the troposphere

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Describe the stratosphere

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Describe the thermosphere

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Describe the composition of the atmosphere

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Describe the boltzmann Distribution law

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Describe atmospheric pressure

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Standard atmospheric pressure

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Describe variations of atmospheric pressure with height

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Describe the effect of atmospheric pressure on the human body

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Describe the effect of low atmospheric pressure

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Describe the effect of high atmospheric pressure

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Describe the baric chamber

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Describe respiration

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Describe the lungs

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Describe the respiratory muscles

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Describe the pleurae

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Describe lung ventilation- inhalation

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Describe lung ventilation- exhalation

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Describe alpha-lecithin(pulmonary surfactant)

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Define tidal volume

•VT- the amount of air breathed in or out during normal respiration(about 0.5 l)

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Define inspiratory reserve volume (IRV)

•The additional air that can be inhaled after a normal tidal breath out( about 1 l)

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Define inspiratory capacity (IC)

•The sum of VT and IRV

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Define expiratory reserve volume(ERV)

•The amount of additional air that can be breathed out after a normal tidal breath our

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Define residual volume (RV)

•The amount of air left in the lungs after a maximal exhalation (about 1 l)

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Define vital capacity (VC)

•The sum of VT, IRV and ERV

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How are lung volumes measured?

•Using spirometers

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Discuss lung volumes

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What are the types of artificial respiration?

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Describe positive pressure respiration

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