AACN Protocols For Practice: Care Of Mechanically Ventilated Patients / Edition 2

AACN Protocols For Practice: Care Of Mechanically Ventilated Patients / Edition 2

by Editor: Suzanne M. Burns
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763740802

ISBN-13: 9780763740801

Pub. Date: 05/08/2006

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Care of Mechanically Ventilated Patients guides clinicians’ practice in the following categories: airway management, modes and methods of mechanical ventilation, weaning, sedation and neuromuscular blockade, nutrition support, and home care management of ventilator-assisted patients. Each protocol guides clinicians in the appropriate selection of patients,…  See more details below

Overview

Care of Mechanically Ventilated Patients guides clinicians’ practice in the following categories: airway management, modes and methods of mechanical ventilation, weaning, sedation and neuromuscular blockade, nutrition support, and home care management of ventilator-assisted patients. Each protocol guides clinicians in the appropriate selection of patients, use and application of management principles, initial and ongoing monitoring, discontinuation of therapies or interventions, and selected aspects of quality control.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763740801
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
05/08/2006
Edition description:
2E
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
0.62(w) x 8.25(h) x 11.00(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Airway management1
Ch. 2Invasive and noninvasive modes and methods of mechanical ventilation59
Ch. 3Weaning from mechanical ventilation95
Ch. 4Beyond the ICU : home care management of patients receiving mechanical ventilation161
Ch. 5Nutritional support for mechanically ventilated patients191
Ch. 6Sedation and neuromuscular blockade in mechanically ventilated patients253

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