Laboratory Exercises for Competency in Respiratory Care

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2013-03-08
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis Company

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Rely on this best-selling laboratory manual to provide the hands-on practice you need to confidently perform the most common to complex respiratory procedures for class and clinical. Step-by-step instructions with detailed diagrams and illustrations seamlessly guide you through every procedure.

Completely revised and updated, the 3rd Edition reflects the latest technologies and standards of care, including the most current respiratory equipment. Plus, you’ll enhance your skills with 10 new procedure videos—online at DavisPlus—demonstrating how to perform advanced respiratory procedures.

Table of Contents

  1. Laboratory and Clinical Safety
  2. Communication and Cultural Diversity in Health Care
  3. Infection Control
  4. Sterilization and Disinfection
  5. Medical Record
  6. Patient Assessment: Basic Skills Vital Signs
  7. Patient Assessment: Advanced Skills
  8. Bedside Assessment of Pulmonary Mechanics
  9. Oxygen Supply Systems
  10. Oxygen Analysis
  11. Oxygen Therapy Administration
  12. Humidity Devices
  13. Aerosol Generators
  14. Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology Review
  15. Aerosol and Medication Therapy
  16. Hyperinflation Therapy Techniques
  17. Bronchial Hygiene: Chest Physiotherapy
  18. Adjunct Techniques for Bronchial Hygiene
  19. Manual Resuscitators and Manual Ventilation
  20. Pharyngeal Airways
  21. Suctioning
  22. Endotracheal Intubation
  23. Tracheostomy Care
  24. Artificial Airway Care and Maintenance
  25. Noninvasive Blood Gas Monitoring
  26. Arterial Blood Gas Sampling
  27. Arterial Blood Gas Analysis and Maintenance
  28. Blood Gas Interpretation and Calculations
  29. Basic Chest X Ray Interpretation
  30. Pulmonary Function Testing
  31. Electrocardiography
  32. Hemodynamic Monitoring
  33. Phlebotomy
  34. Intravenous Insertion and Maintenance
  35. Chest Tube Drainage Systems
  36. Bronchoscopy Assisting
  37. Noninvasive Ventilation
  38. Pressure Ventilators
  39. Continuous Mechanical Ventilation
  40. Ventilator Modes
  41. Ventilator Initiation
  42. Patient Ventilator System Care and Maintenance
  43. Discontinuation of Mechanical Ventilation
  44. Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care
  45. Neonatal/Pediatric Ventilation
  46. Respiratory Care in Alternate Settings
  1. Normal and Critical Values, Formulas and Rules of Thumb
  2. Glossary

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