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2. Which of these is not associated with the apneustic centre?

  • It is in the upper pons
  • It stimulates the DRG and VRG
  • It results in long gasping breathing
  • It is inhibited by pulmonary stretch receptors

3. Increased inspiration when the chest wall is impeded is initiated by which receptors?

  • Irritant
  • Stretch
  • Tension
  • Juxtapulmonary

4. Which of these laws discusses the effect of airway diameter on resistance?

  • Laplace
  • Poiseuille's
  • Boyle's

5. Which of these laws is associated with surface tension and alveolar collapse?

  • Poiseuille's
  • Laplace
  • Boyle's


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