Principles and Practice of Mechanical Ventilation / Edition 1

Principles and Practice of Mechanical Ventilation / Edition 1

by Martin J. Tobin
     
 

The definitive text/reference book on mechanical ventilation edited and written by practitioners who are among the foremost authorities in this area. The book presents comprehensive coverage of the latest advances in the delivery of ventilator support to critically ill patients and describes the clinical management of virtually all disease states encountered in… See more details below

Overview

The definitive text/reference book on mechanical ventilation edited and written by practitioners who are among the foremost authorities in this area. The book presents comprehensive coverage of the latest advances in the delivery of ventilator support to critically ill patients and describes the clinical management of virtually all disease states encountered in practice. This book helps physicians integrate new technologies with practical guidelines for patient support.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070649439
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
05/01/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1300
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
1Historical Perspective on the Development of Mechanical Ventilation1
2Classification of Mechanical Ventilators37
3Basic Principles of Ventilator Machinery65
4Equipment Required for Home Mechanical Ventilation111
5Indications for Mechanical Ventilation155
6Setting the Ventilator191
7Assist-Control Ventilation207
8Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation221
9Pressure Support Ventilation239
10Positive End-Expiratory Pressure259
11Pressure-Controlled Ventilation305
12Inverse Ratio Ventilation319
13Mandatory Minute Ventilation333
14Airway Pressure Release Ventilation341
15Proportional Assist Ventilation (PAV)349
16Permissive Hypercapnia371
17Negative Pressure Ventilation393
18Use of the Rocking Bed, Pneumobelt, and Other Noninvasive Aids to Ventilation413
19Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation by Nasal or Face Mask427
20High-Frequency Ventilation455
21Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Intravascular Membrane Oxygenation461
22Extracorporeal CO[subscript 2] Removal for ARDS and the Evaluation of New Therapy483
23Apneic Oxygenation and Other Nonconventional Techniques of Ventilatory Support499
24Mechanical Ventilation in the Neonatal and Pediatric Setting511
25Delivery of Mechanical Ventilation during General Anesthesia529
26Independent Lung Ventilation571
27Delivery of Mechanical Ventilation during Resuscitation589
28Transport of the Ventilator-Supported Patient603
29Home Mechanical Ventilation619
30Effect of Mechanical Ventilation on the Control of Breathing631
31Heart-Lung Interactions647
32Effect of Mechanical Ventilation on Gas Exchange673
33Airway Management695
34Complications of Translaryngeal Intubation711
35Care of the Mechanically Ventilated Patient with a Tracheotomy749
36Complications Associated with Mechanical Ventilation775
37Ventilator-Induced Injury793
38Barotrauma and Bronchopleura Fistula813
39Oxygen Toxicity837
40Pneumonia in the Ventilator-Dependent Patient857
41Imaging the Mechanically Ventilated Patient891
42Monitoring Gas Exchange during Mechanical Ventilation919
43Monitoring of Respiratory Neuromuscular Function945
44Monitoring of Lung Mechanics and Work of Breathing967
45Role of the Computer in Delivery of Mechanical Ventilation1005
46Technical Aspects of the Patient-Ventilator Interface1039
47Patient Positioning in Acute Respiratory Failure1067
48Bronchodilator Therapy1077
49Neuromuscular Blockade, Sedation, and Pain Control1125
50Management of the Patient Who Is "Fighting the Ventilator"1149
51Psychological Problems in the Ventilator-Dependent Patient1163
52Discontinuation of Mechanical Ventilation1177
53Withholding and Withdrawing Ventilator Support: Ethical Problems1207
54Economics of Ventilator Care1221
Appendix: New Generation of Microprocessor-Based Ventilators1233
Index1261

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