Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Medical Research

No description

neha narayan

on 30 October 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Medical Research

What is Asthma?
Asthma is a disorder in the lungs that causes the bronchioles to constrict. This only lets the lungs take in a certain amount of oxygen at a time. That's why anyone with asthma has a harder time doing physical activities.
By: Neha, Aparajita, Brayan, and Jasleen

What you do when you have Asthma?
Machine's used for Asthma.
What are the symptoms of Asthma?
Early warning signs of asthma include:
Frequent cough, especially at night.
Losing your breath easily or shortness of breath.
Feeling very tired or weak when exercising.
Wheezing or coughing after exercise.
Feeling tired, easily upset, grouchy, or moody.
When you have asthma, your symptoms can vary from time to time and situation to situation.That's why it is recommended that you work with your doctor to create a written asthma action plan. Usually when you have asthma you will use a inhaler, especially for beginners.
If you're having difficulty using small inhalers, your doctor may prescribe an asthma nebulizer, also known as a breathing machine. The asthma nebulizer uses a mouthpiece or mask and is typically used for infants, small children, older adults, or anyone who has difficulty using inhalers with spacers.
History about the Asthma nebulizer
Who made the first Nebulizer?
: Sales Girons made the first nebulizer.
What is a Nebulizer?:
Its a breathing machine for people such as infants or adults who have asthma. They use it by a mask or a tube.
When was it built?:
First built in 1858
Where was it first made?:
Why was it made?:
So people who has asthma could have a easier time breathing.
How was it used?:
This device used pressure to atomize the liquid medication. The pump handle is used like a bicycle pump. When the pump is pulled up, it brings liquid from the area where they store the fluid, and with the force of the user's hand, the liquid is pressurized through an atomizer, to be sprayed out for inhalation near the persons mouth.
How It Improved Human Health
The nebulizer and inhaler help everyone with Asthma breathe easier by turning the medication into a mist that can go directly to your lungs. Nebulizers can be portable or used at home. This way anyone with Asthma can still play sports and do physical activities without worrying about asthma getting in the way.
Full transcript