What Is Croup? - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment


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Which of the following individuals are more likely to develop croup?

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1. Which of the following would NOT cause croup?

2. Fill in the blank with the correct word. During croup, the tissues in the _____, become inflamed which leads to swelling.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the contagious disease known as croup. Some things you'll be assessed on include which individuals are more likely to develop croup, what would not cause croup, and where the tissues become inflamed during croup.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on identifying the following:

  • Who is more likely to develop croup
  • What would not cause croup
  • Where the tissues become inflamed during croup
  • What the cough of a child with croup sounds like
  • Which behaviors indicate a child with croup may have breathing difficulty
  • What is true about stridor sounds
  • Which scenario indicates a child needs medical attention for croup

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding croup
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the characteristics, causes, and symptoms of croup
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information on croup and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Spend a little while viewing the lesson called What is Croup? - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment to learn more about this disease. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explain what croup is and how it develops
  • Describe the symptoms of croup
  • Identify treatment methods for croup