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The Resource A practical guide to mechanical ventilation, edited by Jonathon D. Truwit and Scott K. Epstein

A practical guide to mechanical ventilation, edited by Jonathon D. Truwit and Scott K. Epstein

Label
A practical guide to mechanical ventilation
Title
A practical guide to mechanical ventilation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathon D. Truwit and Scott K. Epstein
Title variation
Mechanical ventilation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new, case-oriented and practical guide to one of the core techniques in respiratory medicine and critical care. Concise, practical reference designed for use in the critical care setting. Case-oriented content is organised according to commonly encountered clinical scenarios. Flow charts and algorithms delineate appropriate treatment protocols
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
615.8/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC87.9
LC item number
.P69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
NLM call number
WF145
NLM item number
.P738 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Truwit, Jonathon Dean
  • Epstein, Scott K
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artificial respiration
  • Respiration, Artificial
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases
  • Ventilator Weaning
  • Ventilators, Mechanical
Label
A practical guide to mechanical ventilation, edited by Jonathon D. Truwit and Scott K. Epstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Noninvasive ventilation -- Introduction to noninvasive ventilation -- Physiology of noninvasive ventilation -- Noninvasive ventilation in acute respiratory failure from COPD-- Noninvasive ventilation in acute chronic CHF -- Noninvasive ventilation in acute respiratory failure -- Noninvasive ventilation in chronic respiratory failure associated with COPD -- Noninvasive ventilation in chronic respiratory disease -- Weaning from invasive ventilation to noninvasive ventilation -- Invasive mechanical ventilation -- Respiratory failure -- Airway management -- Bag-valve-mask (BVM) assisted ventilation -- Endotracheal intubation -- Cuff leak and laryngeal edema -- Difficult airway -- Cricothyroidotomy -- Ventilator mechanics -- Modes of mechanical ventilation -- Assessing lung physiology -- Mechanical ventilation in restrictive lung disease -- Ancillary methods to mechanical ventilation -- Mechanical ventilator outcomes -- Discontinuation from mechanical ventilation -- Definitions -- Readiness testing and weaning predictors -- Physiological barriers -- Modes used during discontinuation -- Extubation -- Adjuncts to facilitate weaning -- Tracheostomy -- Putting it all together: protocols and algorithms
Control code
667592509
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 355 pages
Isbn
9780470058077
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010037010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)667592509
Label
A practical guide to mechanical ventilation, edited by Jonathon D. Truwit and Scott K. Epstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Noninvasive ventilation -- Introduction to noninvasive ventilation -- Physiology of noninvasive ventilation -- Noninvasive ventilation in acute respiratory failure from COPD-- Noninvasive ventilation in acute chronic CHF -- Noninvasive ventilation in acute respiratory failure -- Noninvasive ventilation in chronic respiratory failure associated with COPD -- Noninvasive ventilation in chronic respiratory disease -- Weaning from invasive ventilation to noninvasive ventilation -- Invasive mechanical ventilation -- Respiratory failure -- Airway management -- Bag-valve-mask (BVM) assisted ventilation -- Endotracheal intubation -- Cuff leak and laryngeal edema -- Difficult airway -- Cricothyroidotomy -- Ventilator mechanics -- Modes of mechanical ventilation -- Assessing lung physiology -- Mechanical ventilation in restrictive lung disease -- Ancillary methods to mechanical ventilation -- Mechanical ventilator outcomes -- Discontinuation from mechanical ventilation -- Definitions -- Readiness testing and weaning predictors -- Physiological barriers -- Modes used during discontinuation -- Extubation -- Adjuncts to facilitate weaning -- Tracheostomy -- Putting it all together: protocols and algorithms
Control code
667592509
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 355 pages
Isbn
9780470058077
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010037010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)667592509

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