NAS Review, Exam 1


Tortora, A&P, chapter 23  Respiratory Systen

            Self-quiz Questions, pgs. 892-893:  1, 2, 9, 12, 13, 14 (use in lab)

            Critical Thinking Questions, pg. 893:  1-3

            Disorders, pgs 887-889:  Asthma, COPD, emphysema, chronic bronchitis, lung cancer, pneumonia, TB, colds and flu, cystic fibrosis, SARS

            Medical terminology, pgs 889-890:  Heimlich maneuver, asphyxia, aspiration, Cheyne-Stokes respiration, dyspnea, epistaxis, rales,rhinitis, sleep apnea, tachypnea

            Know how and why air is exchanged at the alveolus (pulmonary membrane).

            Be able to read a dissociation curve, and know effects of temperature, acid, CO2.


Tortora, Microbiology, chapter 24




Tortora, A&P, chapter 26  Urinary System

            Self-Quiz Questions, pgs. 1033-1034:  1, 2, 12, 14

            Critical Thinking Questions, pg. 1035:  1-3

            Disorders, pgs. 1030, 1031:  renal calculi, UTI, glomerulonephritis, acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, polycystic kidney disease, urinary bladder cancer

            Medical terminology, pg. 1031:  dysuria, enuresis, nocturnal enuresis (nocturia), polyuria, uremia, stricture, urinary retention

            Understand a nephron and trace the path of various molecules through it.

            Know the difference between diabetes mellitus and diabetes insipidus.

            Know the three stages of urine formation.


Tortora, Microbiology, chapter 26

            Know these diseases:  pyelonephritis, cystitis, glomerulonephritis




Tortora, A&P, chapter 27  Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Homeostasis

            Self-Quiz Questions, pgs. 1053-1054:  1, 2

            Critical Thinking Questions, pg. 1055:  1-3

            Know compartments of fluids.

            Know acidosis and alkalosis (chart on page 1051).

            Know how fluid enters and leaves the body (input/output).

            Know three ways pH is regulated (buffers, respiration, kidneys).

            Terms, pg 1052:  dehydration, hypernatremia, hyponatremia, hypokalemia, acidosis