Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) before intubation provides an overview of respiratory failure and evidence-based considerations for the implementation of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV). The course is designed to provide the listener with additional perspective on applying NIPPV in the critical care environment.
Course created on June 2, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the history, current technologies, and overall physiological/ clinical implications of NIV use.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the appropriate use of NIPPV in emergency and critical care settings.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe and classify patient populations wherein NIPPV is most useful.
|5-20 Minutes||History and Current technologies|
|20-35 Minutes||NIPPV in emergency and critical care settings|
|35-55 Minutes||Classification of NIPPV|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
PhD RRT, RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, CPFT, AE-C
Dr. Tim Gilmore is the program director and associate professor of cardiopulmonary science at Louisiana State University Health in Shreveport School of Allied Health Professions. He earned a Ph.D. in Health Science from Nova Southeastern University, a Masters in Health Sciences and BS in Cardiopulmonary Science from LSU Health Shreveport, and an AS in Respiratory Therapy from Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC). He is a licensed, registered respiratory therapist with specialty credentials in adult critical care, neonatal pediatric respiratory care, pulmonary functions technology, and asthma education. Dr. Gilmore’s research interests include ICU care, mechanical ventilation, asthma, and patient education.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Continued Respiratory Therapy.
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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 # 187427000
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