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The Resource Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care

Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care

Label
Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care
Title
Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
RM161
LC item number
.E37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Egan, Donald F.
  • Scanlan, Craig L.
  • Wilkins, Robert L
  • Stoller, James K
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Respiratory therapy
Label
Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations of respiratory care -- Quality respiratory care -- Patient safety, communication, and recordkeeping -- Principles of infection control -- Ethical and legal implications of practice -- Technological bases for respiratory care -- Physical principles in respiratory care -- Computer applications in respiratory care -- Applied anatomy and physiology -- Respiratory system -- Cardiovascular system -- Ventilation -- Gas exchange and transport -- Solutions, body fluids, and electrolytes -- Acid-base balance -- Regulation of breathing -- Assessment of respiratory disorders -- Bedside assessment of the patient -- Electrocardiogram and laboratory assessment -- Analysis and monitoring of gas exchange -- Pulmonary function testing -- Synopsis of thoracic imaging: chest X-ray, CT, and MRI -- Synopsis of cardiopulmonary disease -- Pulmonary infections -- Obstructive lung disease: COPD, asthma, and related diseases -- Interstitial lung disease -- Pleural diseases -- Pulmonary vascular disease -- Acute lung injury, pulmonary edema, and multiple system organ failure -- Lung neoplasms -- Neuromuscular and other diseases of the chest wall -- Disorders of sleep -- Basic therapeutics -- Airway pharmacology -- Airway management -- Emergency life support -- Humidity and bland aerosol therapy -- Aerosol drug therapy -- Storage and delivery of medical gases -- Medical gas therapy -- Lung expansion therapy -- Bronchial hygiene therapy -- Acute and critical care -- Respiratory failure and the need for ventilatory support -- Ventilator modes and functions -- Physics and physiology of ventilatory support -- Initiating and adjusting ventilatory support -- Monitoring and management of the patient in the ICU -- Discontinuing ventilatory support -- Neonatal and pediatric respiratory care -- Preventative and long-term care -- Patient education and health promotion -- Nutritional aspects of health and disease -- Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation -- Respiratory care in alternative settings -- Temperature correction of barometric reading -- Factors to convert gas volumes from ATPS to STPD -- Factors to convert gas volumes from STPD to BTPS at given barometric pressures -- Table of normal values -- Guidelines and consensus statements pertinent to respiratory care practice
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • 7th ed /
  • [edited by] Craig L. Scanlan, Robert L. Wilkins, James K. Stoller.
Extent
xxiv, 1238 p
Isbn
9780815127987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Egan's fundamentals of respiratory care
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations of respiratory care -- Quality respiratory care -- Patient safety, communication, and recordkeeping -- Principles of infection control -- Ethical and legal implications of practice -- Technological bases for respiratory care -- Physical principles in respiratory care -- Computer applications in respiratory care -- Applied anatomy and physiology -- Respiratory system -- Cardiovascular system -- Ventilation -- Gas exchange and transport -- Solutions, body fluids, and electrolytes -- Acid-base balance -- Regulation of breathing -- Assessment of respiratory disorders -- Bedside assessment of the patient -- Electrocardiogram and laboratory assessment -- Analysis and monitoring of gas exchange -- Pulmonary function testing -- Synopsis of thoracic imaging: chest X-ray, CT, and MRI -- Synopsis of cardiopulmonary disease -- Pulmonary infections -- Obstructive lung disease: COPD, asthma, and related diseases -- Interstitial lung disease -- Pleural diseases -- Pulmonary vascular disease -- Acute lung injury, pulmonary edema, and multiple system organ failure -- Lung neoplasms -- Neuromuscular and other diseases of the chest wall -- Disorders of sleep -- Basic therapeutics -- Airway pharmacology -- Airway management -- Emergency life support -- Humidity and bland aerosol therapy -- Aerosol drug therapy -- Storage and delivery of medical gases -- Medical gas therapy -- Lung expansion therapy -- Bronchial hygiene therapy -- Acute and critical care -- Respiratory failure and the need for ventilatory support -- Ventilator modes and functions -- Physics and physiology of ventilatory support -- Initiating and adjusting ventilatory support -- Monitoring and management of the patient in the ICU -- Discontinuing ventilatory support -- Neonatal and pediatric respiratory care -- Preventative and long-term care -- Patient education and health promotion -- Nutritional aspects of health and disease -- Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation -- Respiratory care in alternative settings -- Temperature correction of barometric reading -- Factors to convert gas volumes from ATPS to STPD -- Factors to convert gas volumes from STPD to BTPS at given barometric pressures -- Table of normal values -- Guidelines and consensus statements pertinent to respiratory care practice
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • 7th ed /
  • [edited by] Craig L. Scanlan, Robert L. Wilkins, James K. Stoller.
Extent
xxiv, 1238 p
Isbn
9780815127987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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