How to use Respiratory-system in a sentence

respiratory-system
  • The canine respiratory system serves two functions.

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  • This virus was previously known as feline rhinotracheitis because of symptoms, such as a runny nose and sneezing, in the upper respiratory system.

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  • Electric shocks can paralyze the respiratory system or disrupt heart action, causing instant death.

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  • Coughing protects the respiratory system by clearing it of irritants and secretions.

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  • Expectorant-A drug that promotes the discharge of mucus from respiratory system.

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  • Physicians prefer not to suppress a productive cough, since it aids the body in clearing respiratory system of infective agents and irritants.

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  • Scientists had, as of 2004, not understood why RSV viruses attack the lower respiratory system in infants and the upper respiratory system in adults.

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  • Opportunistic bacterial infections that take advantage of a weakened respiratory system may cause ear, sinus, and throat infections or pneumonia.

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  • Symptoms are frequent and so are persistent infections, particularly of the respiratory system.

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  • To understand pneumonia, it is important to understand the basic anatomic features of the respiratory system.

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  • The human respiratory system begins at the nose and mouth, where air is breathed in (inspired) and out (expired).

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  • The main function of the respiratory system is to help distribute oxygen, the most important energy source for the body's cells.

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  • Oxygen enters the body as inspired air and travels through the respiratory system to the alveoli.

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  • The healthy human lung is sterile, with no normally resident bacteria or viruses, unlike the upper respiratory system and parts of the gastrointestinal system, where bacteria dwell even in a healthy state.

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  • Multiple safeguards along the path of the respiratory system are designed to keep invading organisms from causing infection.

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  • Mucus produced through the respiratory system also serves to trap dust and infectious organisms.

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  • Aspiration pneumonia, an infection of the respiratory system caused by inhalation of the contents of the digestive tract, may also develop.

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  • Chest physical therapy is the term for a group of treatments designed to improve respiratory efficiency, promote expansion of the lungs, strengthen respiratory muscles, and eliminate secretions from the respiratory system.

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  • It can also help support the entire respiratory system.

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  • Rhinovirus-A group of small RNA viruses that infects the upper respiratory system and causes the common cold.

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  • As you strengthen your breathing techniques, your respiratory system becomes stronger, allowing better flow and reducing inflammation.

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  • Changes also occur within the respiratory system which influences cardiovascular health.

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  • Asthma Awareness Patch focuses on learning about asthma and about the respiratory system in general.

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  • Drugs acting on the respiratory system.

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  • Exposures to sublethal concentrations of this gas may permanently damage the respiratory system.

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  • Vocalizations are determined by physical structure as well as the action of the respiratory system muscles and the acts of inhaling or exhaling.

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  • This tea soothes the throat and opens up the bronchial tubes while supporting the respiratory system.

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  • Snoring can occur because the respiratory system is damaged or irritated.

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  • A neurologist is very helpful in treating central sleep apnea, a relatively rare form of the nighttime breathing problem that involves the disruption of signals from the brain to the respiratory system.

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  • While people can generally cough voluntarily, a true cough is usually a reflex triggered when an irritant stimulates one or more of the cough receptors found at different points in the respiratory system.

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  • However, when the level of irritants in the air is high or when the respiratory system becomes infected, coughing may become frequent and prolonged.

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  • In the case of cigarette smokers, the nicotine present in the smoke paralyzes the hairs (cilia) that regularly flush mucus from the respiratory system.

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  • Colds make the upper respiratory system less resistant to bacterial infection.

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  • The nutrient maintains the health of external and mucosal tissues throughout the digestive tract, respiratory system and skin.

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