UNDERSTANDING RESPIRATORY CARE

This compact book is intended to help either the new nurse or a nurse who wishes to become familiar with the patient on mechanical ventilation The clinical scenarios are presented in bold colorful illustrations designed to make learning easy and entertaining CONTENTS 1 Respiratory distress, indications for intubation, ABG , Hyopxia2 Patient and family education3 WhaThis compact book is intended to help either the new nurse or a nurse who wishes to become familiar with the patient on mechanical ventilation The clinical scenarios are presented in bold colorful illustrations designed to make learning easy and entertaining CONTENTS 1 Respiratory distress, indications for intubation, ABG , Hyopxia2 Patient and family education3 What is PEEP 4 Respiratory distress and its causes CHF, Myocardial infarction, Cardiogenic shock5 Following MD orders post intubation, such as Ventilator settings, chest x ray, listening for breath sounds6 The endotracheal tube, suction catheter7 Causes of patient agitation following intubation8 Troubleshooting the ventilator talking when intubated, water in tubing9 Following MD orders for weaning10 Complications of mechanical ventilation11 What is an Ambu bag12 When the doctor orders a tracheostomy13 A tracheostomy care kit
UNDERSTANDING RESPIRATORY CARE This compact book is intended to help either the new nurse or a nurse who wishes to become familiar with the patient on mechanical ventilation The clinical scenarios are presented in bold colorful ill

  • Title: UNDERSTANDING RESPIRATORY CARE
  • Author: Margaret Agard
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 321
  • Format: Kindle Edition
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