Mosby's Respiratory Care Equipment - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 9th Edition

Mosby's Respiratory Care Equipment - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

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


Module 1: INTRODUCTION to BASIC RESPIRATORY SCIENCE

  1. Basic Physics for the Respiratory Therapist
  2. Principles of Infection Control
  3. Module 2: MEDICAL GASES

  4. Manufacture, Storage, and Transport of Medical Gases
  5. Administering Medical Gases: Regulators, Flowmeters, and Controlling Devices
  6. Module 3: AIRWAY MANAGEMENT

  7. Airway Management Devices and ACLS
  8. Humidity and Aerosol Therapy
  9. Lung Expansion Therapy Devices
  10. Module 4: ASSESSMENT

  11. Assessment of Pulmonary Function
  12. Assessment of Cardiovascular Function
  13. Blood Gas Monitoring
  14. Sleep Diagnostics
  15. Module 5: CRITICAL CARE AND EXTENDED CARE DEVICES

  16. Introduction to Ventilators
  17. Mechanical Ventilators: General-Use Devices
  18. Infant/Pediatric Ventilators
  19. Home-Care, Transport Devices, Alternative Devices
  20. Simulation Equipment

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