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Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology
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The blank space in the statement, “Because this patient’s ribs were broken on the right side, his right chest (bulged outward__________; caved inward _______) during each inspiration.” Introduction: Inspiration is the process of exchange of gases between atmospheric pressure and pressure inside the alveoli. It involves the contraction of various muscles, diaphragm, and intercostal muscles present in the chest region. Major chest injury can result in the unstable chest wall and leads to difficulty in breathing. Please refer to Clinical Application Case-1 for further information.

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The blank space in the statement, “Because this patient’s ribs were broken on the right side, his right chest (bulged outward__________; caved inward _______) during each inspiration.”

Introduction:

Inspiration is the process of exchange of gases between atmospheric pressure and pressure inside the alveoli. It involves the contraction of various muscles, diaphragm, and intercostal muscles present in the chest region. Major chest injury can result in the unstable chest wall and leads to difficulty in breathing.

Please refer to Clinical Application Case-1 for further information.

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