Essentials of Mechanical Ventilation / Edition 1

Essentials of Mechanical Ventilation / Edition 1

by Dean Hess
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070284369

ISBN-13: 9780070284364

Pub. Date: 03/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

This resource covers the essentials of mechanical ventilation of respiratory care patients. It comprehensively covers all aspects of ventilation management and teaches clinical decision-making based on the patient's disease. Revised and updated, the new Second Edition features new chapters on: non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for acute respiratory

Overview

This resource covers the essentials of mechanical ventilation of respiratory care patients. It comprehensively covers all aspects of ventilation management and teaches clinical decision-making based on the patient's disease. Revised and updated, the new Second Edition features new chapters on: non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for acute respiratory failure, home mechanical ventilation, high-frequency ventilation, prone-positioning, nitric oxide and helium usage, partial liquid and TGI.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070284364
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
03/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
269
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
Abbreviationsxi
Part 1Principles of Mechanical Ventilation1
Chapter 1Physiologic Effects of Mechanical Ventilation3
Chapter 2Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury16
Chapter 3Overview of the Mechanical Ventilator System and Classification26
Chapter 4Traditional Modes of Mechanical Ventilation34
Chapter 5New Modes of Mechanical Ventilation43
Chapter 6Flows, Waveforms, and I:E Ratios57
Chapter 7Humidification and the Ventilator Circuit70
Chapter 8Pressure and Volume Ventilation81
Chapter 9Fi[subscript O subscript 2], PEEP, and Mean Airway Pressure: Management of Oxygenation92
Chapter 10Determining Appropriate Physiologic Goals105
Chapter 11Indications and Initial Settings for Mechanical Ventilation113
Chapter 12Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation121
Part 2Ventilator Management137
Chapter 13Acute Lung Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome139
Chapter 14Chronic Pulmonary Disease149
Chapter 15Chest Trauma159
Chapter 16Head Injury166
Chapter 17Postoperative Patients175
Chapter 18Neuromuscular Disease and Chest Wall Deformities182
Chapter 19Cardiac Failure190
Chapter 20Asthma196
Chapter 21Burns and Inhalation Injury205
Chapter 22Bronchopleural Fistula215
Chapter 23Drug Overdose222
Part 3Monitoring During Mechanical Ventilation227
Chapter 24Arterial and Venous Blood Gases229
Chapter 25Indices of Oxygenation and Ventilation240
Chapter 26Pulse Oximetry, Capnography, and Transcutaneous Monitoring246
Chapter 27Hemodynamic Monitoring255
Chapter 28Basic Pulmonary Mechanics during Mechanical Ventilation264
Chapter 29Advanced Pulmonary Mechanics during Mechanical Ventilation271
Chapter 30Nutritional Assessment284
Part 4Topics in Mechanical Ventilation293
Chapter 31Airway Management295
Chapter 32Secretion Clearance, Positioning, and Inhaled Aerosol Medication307
Chapter 33Chest Tubes316
Chapter 34Emergency and Transport Ventilation323
Chapter 35Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation for Acute Respiratory Failure332
Chapter 36Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation341
Chapter 37Pharmacologic Therapy: Sedatives, Analgesics, and Paralytic Agents351
Chapter 38High Frequency Ventilation, Partial Liquid Ventilation, and Tracheal Gas Insufflation361
Index371

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