Pilbeam's Mechanical Ventilation - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), Physiological and Clinical Applications, 5th Edition

Pilbeam's Mechanical Ventilation - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

5th Edition Physiological and Clinical Applications

By J. M. Cairo, PhD, RRT, FAARC, Dean of the School of Allied Health Professions, Professor of Cardiopulmonary Science, Physiology, and Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA

Part I: Basic Concepts and Core Knowledge in Mechanical Ventilation

1. Oxygenation and Acid-Base Evaluation

2. Basic Terms and Concepts of Mechanical Ventilation

3. How Ventilators Work

4. How a Breath Is Delivered

Part II: Initiating Ventilation

5. Establishing the Need for Mechanical Ventilation

6. Selecting the Ventilator and the Mode

7. Initial Ventilator Settings

8. Final Considerations in Ventilator Setup

Part III: Monitoring in Mechanical Ventilation

9. Initial Patient Assessment with Mechanical

10. Ventilator Graphics

11. Noninvasive Monitoring of Mechanically-Ventilated Patients

12. Hemodynamic Monitoring

Part IV: Therapeutic Interventions ? Making Appropriate Changes

13. Methods to Improve Ventilation and Other Techniques in Patient-Ventilator Management

14. Improving Oxygenation, Review of ARDS and Lung Recruitment Maneuvers

15. Frequently Used Pharmacologic Agents in Ventilated Patients: Sedatives, Analgesics and Paralytics

Part V: Effects and Complications of Mechanical Ventilation

16. Cardiovascular and Organ System Effects and Complications of Mechanical Ventilation

17. Effects of Positive Pressure Ventilation on the Pulmonary System

18. Problem-Solving and Troubleshooting

Part VI: Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation

19. Basic Concepts of Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation

Part VII: Discontinuation from Ventilation and Long-Term Ventilation

20. Weaning and Discontinuation

21. Long-Term Ventilation

Part VIII: Special Applications of Mechanical Ventilation

22. Neonatal and Pediatric Ventilation

23. Special Techniques in Ventilatory Support