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Does respiratory rate increase with fever?

Does respiratory rate increase with fever?

RR and fever: Fever: yes, it definitely can increase the respiratory rate. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever is the temporary increase in the body's temperature in response to some disease or illness. A child has a fever when the temperature is at or above one of ...Read more


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Does a childs respiratory rate increase with fever?

Yes: Plan on about 5 breaths per minute increase per degree fahrenheit. ...Read more

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Fever can increase respiratory rate?

Typicaly - Yes: It is very common for adults and kids to have an elevated respiratory rate when they have a temperature above 101 degrees f. ...Read more

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Is ARDS related to fever and a high pulse rate and respiratory rate?

Is ARDS related to fever and a high pulse rate and respiratory rate?

Not really: ARDS is a lung disorder that can occur as a result of infection, inflammation . It causes the lung to get small and inflamed and filled with fluid. Fever is common in ARDS as well as high respiratory rate. Severe cases require mechnical ventilation at low tidal volumes and high oxygen and peep as well as treatment of the underlying cause. Steroids not helpful initially. ...Read more

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Will my respiratory rate increase if I start program of long-term exercise?

Will my respiratory rate increase if I start program of long-term exercise?

No: The respiratory rate will increase during the exercise, but will not be affected long term. Your heart rate may decrease from exercise and that is generally a healthy reduction to a certain point. ...Read more

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What does it mean when patients spontaneous respiratory rate increase on a ventilator? Time to come off?

What does it mean when patients spontaneous respiratory rate increase on a ventilator? Time to come off?

No: Many things can cause this: pain, anxiety, delirium, or lack of appropriate sedation just to name a few. Deciding when to extubate someone is more complex then that. ...Read more

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Why would pulse and respiratory rate increased during a severe asthma attack?

Why would  pulse and respiratory rate increased during a severe asthma attack?

Low oxygen...: During an asthma exacerbation the body is trying to get enough oxygen via the blood to all critical organs. So, by increasing the respiratory rate, more oxygen can enter the body via the lungs. By increasing the heart rate, more blood can be circulated so more oxygen can be delivered. Both are compensation mechanisms the body uses to insure adequate oxygen delivery. ...Read more

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What is the reason for the increased respiratory rate when you have kidney stones?

What is the reason for the increased respiratory rate when you have kidney stones?

Pain: People with pain have in increased respiratory rate. If you are not in pain, then something else is going on, see your health care provider. ...Read more

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Why when I do intense exercise and my respiratory rate increases (start breathing heavier) i get tooth ache?

Why when I do intense exercise and my respiratory rate increases (start breathing heavier) i get tooth ache?

Cold: Exercising in cold weather can cause tooth pain as the cold air circulates around the tooth. Others clench the teeth while exercising. Dental exam is indicated to make sure no dental pathology. ...Read more

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Could pulmozyme (dornase alfa) use result in increased respiratory rate in non-cf patient with a tracheostomy?

Could pulmozyme (dornase alfa) use result in increased respiratory rate in non-cf patient with a tracheostomy?

Maybe: Side effects with Pulmozyme (dornase alfa) are various and can include irritation of the throat, nose and voice changes. It can also cause hoarseness. I use a fair amount in my patients and have not seen it increase respiratory rate. I guess if it was irritating the airway you could breath faster due to pain/discomfort. I don't think that increased resp rate is very common on this drug. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Respiratory System (Definition)

The respiratory system consists of all organs in the body related to breathing including the nose, mouth, trachea and lungs. All four of these are ...Read more


Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Respiratory (Definition)

Pertaining to the work of breathing done by the chest ...Read more