Clinical Application of Mechanical Ventilation

Clinical Application of Mechanical Ventilation

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CLINICAL APPLICATION OF MECHANCIAL VENTILATION, FOURTH EDITION integrates fundamental concepts of respiratory physiology with the day-to-day duties of a respiratory care professional. Utilizing the wide degree of topics covered, including airway management, understanding ventilator waveforms, and addressing critical care issues, students have the best resource available for understanding mechanical ventilation and its clinical application. Enhancing the learning experience are valuable illustrations of concepts and equipment, highlighted key points, and self-assesment questions in NRBC format with answers. Whether preparing for the national exam or double-checking a respiratory care calculation, this textbook provides the fundamental principles of respiratory care with the clinical guidance necessary for mechanical ventilation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.TABLE I8-I I Changes in Ventilator Parameters under Hypobaric Conditions Altitude in ft 2, 500 5, 000 8, 500 10, 000 PB in mm ... in mL (Evita 4 Drager) 500 500 500 500 Indicated VTin mL (Evita 4 Drager) 371 355 307 353 Measured VTin mL 512 521 ... and minute ventilation (Grissom et al., 1997). compensation, they maybe Use of Non-Pressure-(ompensuted Ventilators. ... Manual ventilation is often necessary to maintain adequate ventilation and oxygenation for the patient during theanbsp;...

Title:Clinical Application of Mechanical Ventilation
Author:David Chang
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2013-01-31


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