UPPER AIRWAYS - MEDD 412 LAB
- Describe the positions of upper parts of the airway in the head and their relationship to the oral cavity and pharynx.
- Describe how valve mechanisms separate the digestive and respiratory systems when eating, drinking and swallowing.
- Explore the anatomy of the oral cavity, nasal cavity, soft palate and larynx.
- Apply the anatomy of the upper airway to breathing, swallowing and sound production.