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The respiratory system

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The respiratory system

  1. 1. The Respiratory System<br />By Nikki Shannon<br />
  2. 2. The Respiratory System<br />Breath in oxygen and out carbon dioxide<br />Works by getting good air in and bad air out<br />All starts at the nose<br />With no oxygen brain would not function properly and die<br />
  3. 3. Alveolus<br />Air sacks<br />Formed at the top of your lungs<br />Also known as the Alveoli<br />
  4. 4. Lungs<br />Helps you breathe<br />Helps you breathe in carbon dioxide and exhale oxygen<br />Puts oxygen all throughout your body<br />
  5. 5. Diaphragm<br />Separates the Abdominal cavity from the Chest cavity<br /> Allows the lungs to fill with air<br />
  6. 6. Larynx<br />Another word for voice box<br />Where the breathing and food separates<br />It is the Adam’s apple<br />
  7. 7. Bronchus<br />The tubes inside of your lungs<br />Held open by cartilage<br />
  8. 8. Trachea<br />Leads to the Pharynx and the lungs<br />Carries air to the mouth nose and lungs <br />
  9. 9. Bronchioles<br />Tiniest part of the Bronchus<br />Carries air to the alveolus<br />In charge of how much air can come in and out<br />
  10. 10. Bibliography<br />Information<br />http://www.courseweb.uottawa.ca/medicine-histology/english/Respiratory/default.htm<br />http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/hlw/hlw_respsys.html<br />http://www.lung.ca/children/grades7_12/respiratory/respiratory_system.html<br />http://www.becomehealthynow.com/article/bodyresp/1105/<br />http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-an-alveolus.htm<br />http://www.odec.ca/projects/2005/thog5n0/public_html/whatarelungs.html<br />http://www.lung.ca/children/grades7_12/respiratory/respiratory_system.html<br />http://www.helium.com/items/811513-how-does-the-respiratory-system-work<br />
  11. 11. Bibliography<br />Pictures<br />http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/imagepages/8675.htm<br />http://thoracicsurgery.stanford.edu/patient_care/lung_cancer.html<br />http://www.eastwestacupuncture.net/book_breathing.htm<br />http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/imagepages/19721.htm<br />http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/cxr/anatomy5chest.html<br />http://www.k9rawdiet.com/Dried-Beef-Trachea-Chew-Treats-pr-77.html<br />http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/imagepages/19375.htm<br />http://www2.estrellamountain.edu/faculty/farabee/biobk/biobookrespsys.html<br />

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