The Dead space is the volume of breath that does not participate in the gas exchange and is the ventilation of the lungs without perfusion.
The surface area is determined when a straight line connecting the patient’s height and weight crosses the BSA column. The aim of the experiment is to calculate body surface area using normogram
The white blood cells (WBCS) or leucocytes are nucleated actively amoeboid and do not contain haemoglobin and ae originated purely from extravascular tissue.
The red blood cells or erythrocytes are circular, biconcave, non-nucleated cells containing haemoglobin and are embeded in blood plasma.
The semi-solid tissue found in the spongy or cancellous portions of bones is called as bone marrow. The contents are hemopoietic cells, marrow adipose tissue and supportive stromal cells.
The pure tone audiometry is the testing of hearing sensitivity of subject to pure tones. This helps in diagnosis of types of hearing loss namely conductive deafness, sensorineural deafness or mixed deafness
The frog to be fully supported and in adequate light. The electrodes are placed usually on the midline of the body or on the origin of the muscle group.
The nerve conduction velocity is one of the major aspects of nerve conduction studies and is the speed at which the electrical impulses pass down the neural pathway.
The resting metabolic rate and basal metabolic rate (BMR) are the common terms used though there is slight difference in these two terms.
The Harvard step test is a type of cardiac stress test for diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases. It also provides the fitness of the individual based on the ability to recover after exercise