The new edition of this essential resource covers core areas of respiratory care in a convenient outline format that makes it a great quick-reference guide, a handy review tool for credentialing examinations, and a comprehensive reference guide for clinical practice. Key topics include basic science; anatomy and physiology of the respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, and neurological systems; and therapeutic aspects of neonatal, pediatric, and adult respiratory care. Also features extensive coverage of pharmacology and infection control.
By Robert M. Kacmarek, PhD, RRT, Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School; Director, Department of Respiratory Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; and Steven Dimas, RRT, President, STAT Home Care, Elmhurst, IL, USA
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