Respiratory terms

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______________ is the amount of air that remains in the lungs even after a maximal exhalation

Residual volume

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____________ is the amount of air the can be forcibly expelled after a normal quiet respiratory cycle

Expiratory reserve volume (ERV)

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_____________ is the amount of air moving into or out of the lungs during a single respiratory cycle under resting condition

Resting tidal volume

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___________ is the maximum amount of air moved into and out of the lungs in a single respiratory cycle

Vital capacity

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_____________ is the amount of air that can be drawn into the lungs after a normal quiet respiratory cycle

Inspiratory reserve volume (IRV)

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VC + residual volume =_________________

Total lung capacity

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______________ is Each gas contributes to the total pressure in proportion to its relative abundance.

Dalton's law

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______________ is The amount of a particular gas in solution is directly proportional to the partial pressure of that gas.

Henry's law

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______________ is the pressure of a gas is inversely proportional to the size of the container in which it is held.

Pressure laws

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__________________ the pressure contributed by a single gas in a mixture of gases

Partial pressure