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York University
Kinesiology & Health Science
KINE 1020
Jennifer Kuk

Respiratory Disease Common Lung DiseasesAsthma chronic pulmonary disease bronchitis emphysema pulmonary fibrosisMain types of lung DiseasePulmonary Circulation Diseaseo Clotting scarring or inflammation of the blood vessels o Less capable of taking up oxygen and releasing carbon dioxideo May also affect heart functiono ie pulmonary embolism pulmonary arterial hypertension pulmonary hemorrhageRestrictive Lung tissues diseaseo Affects the structure of the lung o ie pulmonary fibrosis sarcodiosis severe obesity o Like wearing a a tootight vest cant take a deep breath Airway Diseases narrowing or blockage of the airways o ie asthma bronchitis emphysema chronic obstructive pulmonary disease o Like breathing through a straw Restrictive Lung Disease Reduced lung compliance stiff lung increased work of breathing because they have to use more of their intercostal musclesincreased lung O2 demanded not enough O2 going to the lungs therefore they have to breath more reduced tidal volumes shallow breaths Increase expiratory flow rate they can breathe it out quicker
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