Mechanical Ventilation : physiological and clinical applications / Susan P Pilbeam; Jimmy M Cairo

By: Pilbeam, Susan P
Contributor(s): Caio, J. M
Material type: TextTextSeries: Advance respiratory and critical care medicinePublisher: St. Louis : Mosby/Elsevier, c2006Edition: 4th editionDescription: xix, 651 p. : ill. ; 28 cmContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780323032360Subject(s): Artificial respiration | Artificial respiration -- Moral and ethical aspects | Respirators (Medical equipment)Additional physical formats: Print version:: Mechanical VentilationDDC classification: 615.8362
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Part I: Basic Concepts and Core Knowledge in Mechanical Ventilation
1. Oxygenation and Acid-Base Evaluation
2. Basic Terms and Concepts of Mechanical Ventilation
3. How Ventilators Work
4. How a Breath Is Delivered

Part II: Initiating Ventilation
5. Establishing the Need for Mechanical Ventilation
6. Selecting the Ventilator and the Mode
7. Initial Ventilator Settings
8. Final Considerations in Ventilator Setup

Part III: Monitoring in Mechanical Ventilation
9. Initial Patient Assessment with Mechanical
10. Ventilator Graphics
11. Noninvasive Monitoring of Mechanically-Ventilated Patients
12. Hemodynamic Monitoring Part IV: Therapeutic Interventions - Making Appropriate Changes
13. Methods to Improve Ventilation and Other Techniques in Patient-Ventilator Management
14. Improving Oxygenation, Review of ARDS and Lung Recruitment Maneuvers
15. Frequently Used Pharmacologic Agents in Ventilated Patients: Sedatives, Analgesics and Paralytics

Part V: Effects and Complications of Mechanical Ventilation
16. Cardiovascular and Organ System Effects and Complications of Mechanical Ventilation
17. Effects of Positive Pressure Ventilation on the Pulmonary System
18. Problem-Solving and Troubleshooting

Part VI: Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation
19. Basic Concepts of Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation

Part VII: Discontinuation from Ventilation and Long-Term Ventilation
20. Weaning and Discontinuation
21. Long-Term Ventilation

Part VIII: Special Applications of Mechanical Ventilation
22. Neonatal and Pediatric Ventilation
23. Special Techniques in Ventilatory Support Appendices Glossary

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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