University of Nebraska Medical Center

Tag: Respiratory Diseases

The Mechanics of Breathing in Obstructive and Restrictive Diseases

This module explains how obstructive and restrictive lung diseases alter the mechanics of breathing with the goal of helping the learner understand the common clinical presentations of the two categories of diseases.

April 12, 2017

Good Vibrations: Interpretation of Fremitus and Percussion in a Chest Examination

This module details the interpretation of fremitus and percussion in a chest examination. The module illustrates commonly known-examples of physics principles to better understand how waves travel through mediums of different densities.

April 21, 2016

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