Skip Navigation

Overview of the Respiratory System

Overview of the Respiratory System

Bronchial tubes and their branches can be seen in this normal chest x-ray.
© Thomas Hecker.

The respiratory system, composed of lungs, airways, respiratory muscles and blood vessels, serves as the mechanism that brings oxygen into the body and release CO2 out of the body.




Author(s): Nancy Moreno, PhD, Deanne Erdmann, MS, and Sonia Rahmati Clayton, PhD
Slide Tray:
0 slides
View Empty Download
Slides: 145–156 of 228
Showing Results for: human Return to Presentation

Indoor Air Pollution and Asthma

Climate Change Affects Health

Disruptions of the Endocrine System

Environmental Health Education from BioEd Online

Exploring Our Molecular Selves

Human Genetic Disorders (I)

Human Genetic Disorders (II)

Mendelian Disorders (I)

Mendelian Disorders (II)

Complex Mechanisms of Hereditary Disease (I)

The Molecular Basis of DNA Sequence Variations (IV)


Pages: Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 [13] 14 15 16 17 18 19 Next