NCLEX Review: Pneumothorax

As you study for the NCLEX exam, you will need to understand pneumothorax. Pneumothorax is the injection or forming of air in the chest cavity. Join us in this NCLEX review video as we discuss this concept further, in addition to the classifications and reasons of pneumothorax. These four classifications are: primary, secondary, tramatic and tension. We will look at each of these classifications in further detail, looking at who is affected by each one and what other diseases may be associated with it. We will also explain when these conditions occur and what the causes may be.

NCLEX RN Review 2018: Pneumothorax

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by Mometrix Test Preparation | Last Updated: January 13, 2021