Lesson 1, Topic 1
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Learning Objectives

April 11, 2024

1. Differentiate among the structures of the upper respiratory tract.
2. Differentiate among the structures of the lower respiratory tract.
3. Examine the physiology of the respiratory system.
4. Analyze the life span changes to the respiratory system.
5. Differentiate between the signs and symptoms of respiratory system diseases and disorders.
6. Examine chronic respiratory diseases and disorders, including the signs, symptoms, etiology, diagnostic procedures, and treatments.
7. Examine respiratory system cancers, including the signs, symptoms, etiology, diagnostic procedures, and treatments.
8. Examine acute respiratory diseases and disorders, including the signs, symptoms, etiology, diagnostic procedures, and treatments.
9. Examine the medical assistant’s role in examinations, diagnostic procedures, and treatments for respiratory conditions.