705: Mechanical Ventilation (A)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon successful completion of this lesson, you will be able to:

  1. Identify and explain all the abbreviations associated with mechanical ventilation.
  2. Define and identify the various modes of mechanical ventilation.
  3. Identify the objectives of mechanical ventilation.
  4. Identify the clinical indications and recommendations for mechanical ventilation.
  5. List and discuss the potential complications associated with mechanical ventilation.
  6. Explain the “how” and “when” of discontinuing mechanical ventilation.

(127 pages)

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