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Department
Biology
Course
BIOL 3P95
Professor
Daniel Glenday
Semester
Winter

Description
Respiratory System Functions in close association with the cardiovascular system When respiratory and CV system are examined togethercardiorespiratory system The oxygen transport system Cardiorespiratory System Responsible to oDelivery of oxygen and nutrients to working muscles oRemoval of carbon dioxide and waste products from the working muscles Nonrespiratory Functions of Respiratory System Route for water loss and heat elimination enhances venous return Helps maintain normal acidbase balance Enables speech singing and other vocalizations Defends against inhaled foreign matter Removes modifies activates or inactivates various materials passing through the pulmonary circulationNose serves as the organ of smell Pulmonary Ventilation Movement of air into and out of the lungs oBreathing Reliant on differences in air pressure High pressurelow pressure Mechanical way of getting air into the body External Respiration Exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the lung and the blood This exchange occurs as a result of
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