The Human Body: The Respiratory System
From Phoenix Learning Group
on September 25, 2008
The mechanism of breathing and the anatomy of the organs that carry out this activity are brought vividly to life through revealing animation and x-ray motion pictures. Additional animation explains how air is cleansed during inhalation and how oxygen is diffused into the bloodstream for use elsewhere in the body. Mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, the Heimlich maneuver and effective treatment for hyperventilation are discussed by a CPR educator. The basic causes and effects of emphysema are also explored.
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