This course focuses on the application of non-invasive ventilation in acutely ill patients, and the reasons NIV fails despite the evidence-based research. The presentation provides patient identification, treatment, and initiation parameters, along with titration, weaning, HFNC therapy options based on current evidence.
Course created on March 15, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the primary reasons NPPV fails despite its strong evidence-based research.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize patient selection criteria and response to therapy.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify modes and parameter selection when using BiPAP or CPAP.
- After this course, participants will be able to list potential complications and titration strategies for weaning.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the differences between HHFNC, and other available equipment.
|5-15 Minutes||Why NPPV Fails|
|15-30 Minutes||Patient selection and considerations|
|30-45 Minutes||Understanding BiPAP vs. CPAP|
|45-60 Minutes||Treatment, parameters, and weaning|
|60-75 Minutes||Synchrony Adjuncts, Equipment: Acute vs. Chronic NIV|
|75-85 Minutes||Complications, Use of HHFNC, Patient Education|
BS RRT, CPFT
Rena is a practicing respiratory therapist at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit for 26 years. She is the clinical education specialist at Henry Ford, a position she has held for the past decade. Rena provides clinical education on respiratory therapy to respiratory therapists, students, and clinical staff within the hospital. She is an adjunct staff at Oakland Community College Respiratory Therapy Program, and the Acute Care Section – elect for 2021 for the MSRC. Rena has presented abstracts at the American Association for Respiratory Care International Congress, and she lectures at the state and national levels, including the Michigan Society for Respiratory Care.
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American Association for Respiratory Care
This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 1.5 contact hour(s) Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 185161000
Continued Respiratory Therapy is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-30700. This course is offered for 1.5 hours. If you are a licensed respiratory therapist in Florida, Louisiana, or Mississippi, CE Broker may be of interest to you. For Florida respiratory therapists, this course is registered in the Direct Delivery of Respiratory Care Services category.
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