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Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology

This section will test you on key principles of cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology for respiratory therapy. You will very likely be tested on these same principles on future exams as well as into your professional career. A strong background in this area is essential in treating and managing cardiopulmonary disease.

This RRT test questions in this section will test you on:

  • Deadspace
  • Surfactant
  • Upper and lower airway anatomy
  • Levels of the tracheobronchial tree
  • Abnormal breathing patterns and their causes
  • Heart and Lung anatomy on a cellular and tissue level
  • Various pressures that affect ventilation and their calculations

These with many other RRT exam questions on cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology that you will certainly be tested on upcoming exams...