Med Terms & Respiratory System
1. Explain how a phonetically spelled pronunciation guide would aid you to pronounce medical words or phrases correctly. Give at least 3 examples of medical words that would have a different meaning if pronounced incorrectly. What negative effects could take place mispronouncing these 3 words have on patients?
2. Describe the major organs within the respiratory system, how they work together to perform the major functions of the system, and at least 2 illnesses related to the system.