Dr. Seheult of http://www.medcram.com illustrates several key concepts and potential pitfalls with mechanical ventilation. Includes important considerations for patients with sepsis, COPD, and metabolic acidosis.
Please review the series Mechanical Ventilation Explained Clearly for background information on vent settings if needed.
This is video 5 of 6 on mechanical ventilation.
Speaker: Roger Seheult, MD
Clinical and Exam Preparation Instructor
Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.
Recommended Audience: Health care professionals and medical students including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists, EMT and paramedics, and many others. Review for USMLE, MCAT, PANCE, NCLEX, NAPLEX, NDBE, RN, RT, MD, DO, PA, NP school and board examinations.
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