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Mechanical Ventilation in Status Asthmaticus: A Strategic Approach To Ventilator Management And Monitoring

Course: #1305Level: Intermediate1 Hour 49 Reviews
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The course focuses on ventilator scalar graphics to identify the presence of physiologic abnormalities in patients undergoing mechanical ventilation for severe refractory asthma. Discussion of monitoring and diagnostic techniques that aid in the ventilator management of the severe asthmatic will be introduced.

Course created on June 22, 2021

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AARC - CRCE/1.0; CE Broker/1.0 Direct Delivery Of Respiratory Care Services, CE Broker #20-873566; IACET/0.1

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe how scalar airway pressure tracings can be used to identify the presence of Pendelluft Motion in patients undergoing mechanical ventilation for severe refractory asthma.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain how the severity and heterogeneity of gas trapping can be judged by examining the scalar airway pressure tracing during an expiratory pause maneuver.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain why maximizing mechanical ventilation expiratory time during severe refractory asthma has limited efficacy in reducing pulmonary gas trapping and may worsen gas exchange.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes A&P Review
15-25 Minutes Ventilator Settings
25-45 Minutes Graphics Review
45-55 Minutes Volumetric Capnography
55-60 Minutes Summary

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Justin Phillips is a RRT for the University of California San Francisco, Department of Anesthesia at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG). He received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: Justin has several published research articles in the area of strategic ventilation practices and the use of non-invasive end-tidal monitoring.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Continued Respiratory Therapy.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Association for Respiratory Care

American Association for Respiratory Care

This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 1 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 # 185703000


CE Broker

CE Broker

Continued Respiratory Therapy is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-30700. This course is offered for 1.0 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.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

Continued, LLC, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, Continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. Continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.



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