May 7, 2009
Swine Flu Webcast Coming Up on Monday
AARC member and Vice Chair of the National Commission on Children and
Disasters Dr. Michael Anderson will be presenting a webcast on swine
flu next Monday, May 11, that’s geared specifically to respiratory
Given the timely nature of
this webcast, it is being offered FREE OF CHARGE to all respiratory
therapists. No registration is necessary.
Resources on Swine Flu Updated
The AARC continues to keep watch for materials to help you deal with
the H1N1 virus. One of those comes from the Cochrane Library, which
has opened their evidence-based information for free on flu prevention
Simulation Task Force Welcomes
Rob Chatburn will serve as the AARC’s delegate to a new Simulation
Task Force aimed at providing some oversight for simulation-based education
in the health care professions.
Pediatrics Publishes RT Research
Pediatrics readers are learning all about a respiratory therapist-driven
ventilator protocol in their May issue. Developed by Canadian
researchers, the protocol reduced weaning times and days on mechanical
for preterm infants.
AARC Consumer Magazine Online
You and your patients will enjoy our latest issue of Allergy & Asthma
Asthma Forum Coming Up in
The EPA is holding a national forum on asthma June 4-5, and
AARC members are encouraged to bring their unique perspective
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