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    32 yr old woman with pulmonary fibrosis is most likely to minimize work of breathing by using which of the following patterns?
    Respiratory frequency Tidal volume
    A Decreased Dec
    B Dec Normal
    C Dec Increased
    D Normal Dec
    E Normal Normal
    F Normal Increased
    G Increased Decreased
    H Increased Normal
    I Increased Increased

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    G)
    Increased
    Decreased

    In a restrictive disease like fibrosis, the decreased recoil limits the
    lungs to expand thus in order to get more oxygen the person takes
    shallows breaths but the rate is increase to compensate the volume per
    minute.

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