Workbook for Mosby's Respiratory Care Equipment, 9th Edition

Workbook for Mosby's Respiratory Care Equipment

9th Edition

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


I. INTRODUCTION to BASIC RESPIRATORY SCIENCE

Chapter 1: Basic Physics for the Respiratory Therapist

Chapter 2: Principles of Infection Control

II. MEDICAL GASES

Chapter 3: Manufacture, Storage, and Transport of Medical Gases

Chapter 4: Administering Medical Gases: Regulators, Flowmeters, and Controlling Devices

III. AIRWAY MANAGEMENT

Chapter 5: Airway Management Devices and ACLS

Chapter 6: Humidity and Aerosol Therapy

Chapter 7: Lung Expansion Therapy Devices

IV. ASSESSMENT

Chapter 8: Assessment of Pulmonary Function

Chapter 9: Assessment of Cardiovascular Function

Chapter 10: Blood Gas Monitoring

Chapter 11: Sleep Diagnostics

V.CRITICAL CARE AND EXTENDED CARE DEVICES

Chapter 12: Introduction to Ventilators

Chapter 13: Mechanical Ventilators: General-Use Devices

Chapter 14: Infant/Pediatric Ventilators

Chapter 15: Home-Care, Transport Devices, Alternative Devices

Chapter 16: Simulation Equipment