Tag: Respiration

Alterations

ALTERATIONS IN RESPIRATIONS1.       Breathing PatternsRateTachypnea/ polypnea - quick, shallow breaths greater than 20 breaths/ min.Bradypnea- abnormally slow breathing less than ...

Characteristics And Procedure

CHARACTERISTICS OF RESPIRATIONResting respirations should be assessed when the client is relaxed. The rate, depth, rhythm and quality and effectiveness ...

Factors Affecting

FACTORS AFFECTING CHARACTER OF RESPIRATIONExerciseExercise increases the rate and depth of respiration to meet the body's need for additional oxygen ...

Respiration

RESPIRATIONRespiration is the act of breathing.Inhalation or inspiration refers to the intake of air into lungs.Exhalation or expiration refers to ...