Mosby's PDQ for Respiratory Care

By

  • Helen Corning, RRT, Respiratory Therapist, Mayo Clinic – St. Luke's Hospital, Jacksonville, FL, USA

Find critical respiratory care information fast! Comprehensive and precise, this portable guide provides rapid access to vital respiratory procedures, facts, and formulas with an emphasis on critical care. It fits easily into your pocket, and the spiral binding allows it to lie flat on any given page. Whether you use it as a clinical resource, a study tool, or a quick refresher, this full-color resource offers quick access to just the right amount of practical, must-know information – essential for boosting your confidence at the point of care.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2009
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-09509-9


Table of Contents

1. Abbreviations

2. Pulmonary Assessment

3. Pulmonary Diseases

4. Microbes, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Equipment Disinfection

5. Medications

6. Therapeutic Modalities

7. ABGs, Labs, Hemodynamics

8. PFTs and X-rays

9. EKGs

10. Chest Tubes and Bronchoscopy

11. Ventilators, CPAP, and BiPAP

12. Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care

13. BLS and ACLS

14. Formulas and Facts

References

Index