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Administration, Inhalation definition: The administration of drugs by the respiratory route. It includes insufflation into the respiratory tract.
inhalation drug administration definition: administration of a substance intranasally or by breathing it into the lungs from the surrounding air.
Anesthesia, Inhalation definition: Anesthesia caused by the breathing of anesthetic gases or vapors or by insufflating anesthetic gases or vapors into the respiratory tract.
inhalation anesthesia definition: state characterized by loss of feeling or sensation caused by the breathing of anesthetic gases or vapors or by insufflating anesthetic gases or vapors into the respiratory tract.
Inspiration definition: Taking ambient air into the lungs; breathing in.
inhalation definition: In medicine, refers to the act of taking a substance into the body by breathing.
Inhalation definition: The act of BREATHING in.
Inhalation definition: To draw in with the breath through the nose.
Burns, Inhalation definition: Burns of the respiratory tract caused by heat or inhaled chemicals.
Inhalation Therapy definition: Actions performed to support breathing treatments.
Meconium Aspiration Syndrome definition: A condition caused by inhalation of MECONIUM into the LUNG of FETUS or NEWBORN, usually due to vigorous respiratory movements during difficult PARTURITION or respiratory system abnormalities. Meconium aspirate may block small airways leading to difficulties in PULMONARY GAS EXCHANGE and ASPIRATION PNEUMONIA.
Pneumonia, Aspiration definition: A type of lung inflammation resulting from the aspiration of food, liquid, or gastric contents into the upper RESPIRATORY TRACT.
Aspiration Pneumonia definition: Pneumonia secondary to aspiration of liquids and gastric contents into the lungs.
Smoke Inhalation Injury definition: Pulmonary injury following the breathing in of toxic smoke from burning materials such as plastics, synthetics, building materials, etc. This injury is the most frequent cause of death in burn patients.
passive smoking definition: involuntary inhalation of sidestream smoke from the burning tip of the cigarette and/or mainstream smoke that has been inhaled and then exhaled by the smoker.
Passive Smoke Exposure definition: Exposure to tobacco smoke products among individuals who do not smoke. This can result from sharing space with a smoker or from placental transfer from mother to fetus.
Inhalation definition: Inhalation
Inhalation Route of Administration definition: Administration of a substance in the form of a gas, aerosol, or fine powder via the respiratory tract, usually by oral or nasal inhalation, for local or systemic effect.
RESPIRATORY (INHALATION) definition: Administration within the respiratory tract by inhaling orally or nasally for local or systemic effect. (FDA)
Anesthetics, Inhalation definition: Gases or volatile liquids that vary in the rate at which they induce anesthesia; potency; the degree of circulation, respiratory, or neuromuscular depression they produce; and analgesic effects. Inhalation anesthetics have advantages over intravenous agents in that the depth of anesthesia can be changed rapidly by altering the inhaled concentration. Because of their rapid elimination, any postoperative respiratory depression is of relatively short duration. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p173)
Inhalation Exposure definition: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents by inhaling them.
Inhalation Spacers definition: A variety of devices used in conjunction with METERED DOSE INHALERS. Their purpose is to hold the released medication for inhalation and make it easy for the patients to inhale the metered dose of medication into their lungs.
Inhalation Rib Dysfunction definition: A somatic dysfunction usually characterized by a rib being held in a position of inhalation such that motion toward inhalation is more free and motion toward exhalation is restricted. Synonyms: inhaled rib, anterior rib, inhalation strain, elevated rib, exhalation restriction.
Inhalation, nasal definition: Inhalation, nasal
Inhalation, nebulization definition: Inhalation, nebulization
Inhalation, intrapulmonary definition: Inhalation, oral
Inhalation, oral definition: Inhalation, oral
Inhalation, oral definition: Inhalation, oral
Inhalation, tracheostomy definition: Inhalation, tracheostomy
Inhalation, ventilator definition: Inhalation, ventilator
Inhalation, ventimask definition: Inhalation, ventimask
Inhalation Dosing Unit definition: A dosing unit equal to the amount of the medicinal substance(s) delivered via the respiratory tract by one oral or nasal inhalation in the form of a gas, aerosol, mist, liquid, or fine powder using a nebulizer or an aerosol device, or the force of natural breath.
INHALATION definition: A dosing measurement based on the inhalation unit.(NCI)
Milligram per Inhalation definition: An inhalation dosing unit equal to the quantity of medicinal substance(s) expressed in milligrams delivered per a single act of taking in breath.
inhalation definition: Inhalation (de chloroforme).
inhalation definition: Aspiration (d'un parfum).
 
 
deGerman
Inhalation definition: [1] Einatmung von Gasen oder Dämpfen.
Inhalation definition: Inhalation
 
frFrench
inspiration definition: Action par laquelle l’air entre dans le poumon ; mouvement opposé à l’expiration.
inspiration definition: Sorte de souffle divin qui pousse à tel ou tel acte.
inspiration definition: #* ''C’est par votre '''inspiration''' que j’ai agi.''
inspiration definition: Il se dit absolument de l’Enthousiasme, dans la poésie, dans les beaux-arts, etc.
inhalation definition: Action d’aspirer, d’absorber par inspiration.
inhalation definition: Inspiration de certaines substances, telles que l’éther, le chloroforme, etc., dont on se sert pour produire l’anesthésie. Il se dit aussi de l’Absorption de gaz ou de vapeurs thérapeutiques.
inhalation definition: Action organique des plantes, par laquelle elles se pénètrent, s’imbibent de l’air, des fluides au milieu desquels elles vivent.