NREMT- MEDICAL pt 2

  1. what is a synthetic narcotic NOT derived from opium called?
    Opioid.
  2. any chemical agent that causes direct tissue damage is called the
    caustic
  3. what is theohilline?
    a natural occuring alkaloid thats usually foun in all plants.
  4. Mono-Amine Oxidase inhibitors
    used to treat atypical depression
  5. when 2 substances in which both of the effects are greater than they are alone
    synergisim.
  6. severe withdrawals with people with alcoholisim of people who are deprived of ETOH.

    causes restlessness, fever, sweating and disorientation agitation and seizures.
    delirium tremens
  7. the class of drug that increases alertness and excitation
    amphetamines
  8. Drugs used to treat severe depressio and manage pain.
    try-cyclic antidepressants
  9. the enhancement of the effect of one drug by another.
    Potentiation
  10. what is the family of of sedative-hypnotics most commonly used to treat anxiety and seizures
    Benzodiazepines
  11. how is alveolar volume calculated
    subtracting dead space from the tidal volume.
  12. what are the normal respiratory rate changes?
    • adults- 12-20
    • children 15-30
    • infant-25-30
  13. what are the differences between the oxygen deivery devices?
    • NC- 1-6 l/m  24-44%
    • NRFM- 15L/m   90-100%
    • Bag-mask w/ res - 15 LPM   100%
    • Mouth to mask device 15 lmp
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NREMT- MEDICAL pt 2
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