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Table of Contents

UNIT I Pulmonary System

Section One

Airway Management: Michael W. Day

1. Combitube Insertion and Removal AP

2. Endotracheal Intubation (Perform) AP

3. Endotracheal Intubation (Assist)

4. Endotracheal Tube and Oral Care

5. Extubation/Decannulation (Perform) AP

6. Extubation/Decannulation (Assist)

7. Laryngeal Mask Airway AP

8. Emergency Cricothyroidotomy (Perform) NEW!

9. Emergency Cricothyroidotomy (Assist) NEW!

10. Nasopharyngeal Airway Insertion

11. Oropharyngeal Airway Insertion

12. Suctioning: Endotracheal or Tracheostomy Tube

13. Tracheal Tube Cuff Care

14. Tracheostomy Tube Care

Section Two

Special Pulmonary Procedures: Michael W. Day

15. Continuous End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring

16. Continuous Venous Oxygen Saturation Monitoring

17. Oxygen Saturation Monitoring by Pulse Oximetry

18. Pronation Therapy

Section Three

Thoracic Cavity Management: Michael W. Day

19. Autotransfusion

20. Chest Tube Placement (Perform) AP

21. Chest Tube Placement (Assist)

22. Chest Tube Removal (Perform) AP

23. Chest Tube Removal (Assist)

24. Closed Chest Drainage System

25. Needle Thoracostomy (Perform) AP

26. Thoracentesis (Perform) AP

27. Thoracentesis (Assist)

Section Four

Ventilatory Management: Michael W. Day

28. Noninvasive Ventilation (CPAP and BiPAP Masks) NEW!

29. Arterial-Venous Oxygen Content Difference (a-v DO2) and Oxygen Transport (Delivery) and Consumption Calculations

30. Auto-PEEP Calculation

31. Compliance and Resistance Measurement

32. Manual Self-Inflating Resuscitation Bag

33. Indices of Oxygenation

34. Shunt Calculation

35. Invasive Mechanical Ventilation (Through an Artificial Airway)---Volume and Pressure Modes36

Details

No. of pages:
1312
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437703962
eBook ISBN:
9781455755127
eBook ISBN:
9781455776900
Print ISBN:
9781416062189

About the editor

Debra L. Wiegand

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland; Staff Nurse, Surgical Cardiac Care Unit, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania