# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Respiratory Therapy II Task 1340400056

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe three acute syndromes and symptoms associated with oxygen therapy.


Description should include the concurrent symptom progression of
  • oxygen toxicity
  • CO2 retention
  • hypoxemia
  • diving-related emergencies
  • barotrauma.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How is oxygen toxicity prevented in neonatal ventilator management?
  • Who is a good candidate for hyberbaric chamber therapy?
  • What patient diagnosis is most likely to be at risk for hypoxic drive?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

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