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Physiology and Assessment: The Respiratory System

Physiology and Assessment: The Respiratory System

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Online Tutorial Details:

The goal of this online tutorial is to help nurses accurately assess the respiratory system, identify normal findings, and recognize abnormal findings. Increased knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, and assessment of the respiratory system will help nurses keep their patients' major body systems functioning at their highest level.

Content Overview:

The content is divided into six modules The first five are instructional units. The final module is a test bank.

  • Module 1: Anatomy of the Respiratory System
  • Module 2: The Thoracic Cavity and Lungs
  • Module 3: Physiology of the Respiratory System
  • Module 4: Assessment of the Respiratory System
  • Module 5: Nursing Implications and Review
  • Module 6: Test Bank

The tests in the test bank cover all of the tutorial modules. Students are given their test results at the completion of each test accompanied by correct answers and rationale. Instructor can use these tests as pre- or post-tests. Test scores can be used to monitor student progress and mastery of the subject matter. Test results are recorded in databases on the EDGT server and are available for retrieval and review by both instructors and students.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this tutorial, learners should be able to:

  • Discuss the anatomy of the respiratory system.
  • Describe the physiology of the respiratory system.
  • Identify normal respiratory assessment findings.
  • Recognize abnormal respiratory assessment findings.
  • Identify possible causes for abnormal findings.
  • Identify common nursing interventions for patients with compromised respiratory systems.
  • Integrate knowledge of respiratory anatomy and physiology into the development of a plan of care that will achieve the desired patient outcomes.

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License and Pricing:

The purchase price includes an unlimited number of users at the site of purchase for a period of one year. Additional campuses may purchase access to the tutorial for half price.

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