Monitoring in Respiratory Care / Edition 1

Monitoring in Respiratory Care / Edition 1

by Robert M. Kacmarek, James K. Stoller, Dean Hess

ISBN-10: 0815149638

ISBN-13: 9780815149637

Pub. Date: 04/28/1993

Publisher: Mosby, Incorporated

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Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Sect. 1Overview and Engineering Principles
1Perspectives on Monitoring in Respiratory Care1
2Fluid Mechanics13
3Sensors and Transducers35
4Signal Processing and Data Display71
5Fundamentals of Metrology: Evaluation of Instrument Error and Method Agreement97
6Quality Assessment and Maintenance of Respiratory Monitors145
Sect. 2Invasive Monitoring Techniques
7Oxygen Transport from Lung to Tissue169
8Hemodynamic Monitoring227
9Work of Breathing and Respiratory Muscle Function267
Sect. 3Noninvasive Monitoring Techniques
10Pulse Oximetry309
11Transcutaneous Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Measurements349
12Capnography: Technical Aspects and Clinical Applications375
13Indirect Calorimetry407
14Cardiovascular Function443
15Impedance Pneumography, Apnea Monitoring, Respiratory Inductive Plethysmography479
16Airway Pressure, Flow and Volume Waveforms, and Lung Mechanics During Mechanical Ventilation497
17Measurement of Lung Volume at the Bedside545
18The Computer for Charting and Monitoring565
Sect. 4Integration of Monitoring into Various Clinical Settings
19Respiratory Monitoring in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit587
20Monitoring in Pediatric Care621
21Monitoring in Adult Critical Care649
22Monitoring in Adult General Care689
23Monitoring in Anesthesia733
24Monitoring in the Home and the Outpatient Setting767
25Unattended Monitoring for Respiratory Events789
26Monitoring in High-Altitude Environments805

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