Assignment: Pulmonary System Disorders

In this assignment, you will examine the clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, and developmental considerations for two pulmonary disorders of your choosing.  One should affect primarily children or adolescents and one adults.

Step 1 Locate at least one evidence-based resource to support your response.

Step 2 Download the Pulmonary System Disorders Attachment

Step 3 Complete the worksheet.

  • In the header row of the table, enter names of the disorders.
  • In the remaining rows of the table, enter a description of the disorder, the clinical manifestations, the underlying pathophysiology, and developmental considerations (consider the age of onset with respect to the physiological, psychological, and social implications of the disease).
  • Be sure to cite all sources used to complete the worksheet and provide a reference using proper APA formatting.