RLO: Ventilation


What is Ventilation?

Respiratory ventilation is the process that forces air in and out of our airways. The air penetrates deep into our lungs and is repeatedly refreshed every few seconds with each new breath we take.




© 2005 School of Nursing and Academic Division of Midwifery, University of Nottingham

Developer: Vivien Rolfe

Content author: Heather Bull

RLO released: 14th March, 2005

Page last updated: 29 March, 2021