Keeping with a similar theme….
I have to admit I was feeling a bit low on inspiration as I was writing this post and was wondering which LOs would be of specific interest to you, the reader.
If you have any LOs which you would like to see a post on, please leave a comment and I will write on them at a future date. A full list of the more than 300 options can be found here
I have updated the Oxygen Cascade post to include quite a nice little article from BJA education…
…and here is another photo from the Plitvice Lakes….
BT_PO 1.36 Discuss the physiological effects of hypoxaemia, hyper and hypocapnia, and carbon monoxide poisoning
Hypoxaemia causes activation of the sympathetic nervous system TRUE/FALSE
Hypoxaemia causes vasodilation in all tissue beds TRUE/FALSE
Hb concentration rises acutely with hypoxia due to auto transfusion from the spleen TRUE/FALSE
Alveolar ventilation increases linearly as PaO2 falls below normal levels TRUE/FALSE
In response to significant hypoxia, neuronal tissue initially becomes hyperpolarised TRUE/FALSE