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02 Oct

Everyone Needs Oxygen

This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features Jerry Krishnan MD, PhD, presenting “Everyone Needs Oxygen.” Purchase Your DVD Today The presentation will discuss the evidence supporting the use of supplemental oxygen in COPD and efforts underway to promote stakeholder-supported strategies to promote appropriate use of home oxygen during hospital-to-home transitions…. Read more »

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04 Sep

The ABCDEF Bundle and the Role of the Respiratory Therapist

This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features E. Wesley Ely, MD, MPH, presenting “The ABCDEF Bundle and the Role of the Respiratory Therapist.” Purchase Your DVD Today This lecture will discuss the integration of respiratory therapists into each of these domains to assure collaboration and quality patient care. He will… Read more »

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29 Jul

Developing a Culture of Safety

This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features Michael Anderson, MBA, MD, presenting “Journey to Zero Harm – Developing a Culture of Safety.” Purchase Your DVD Today Can we be successful in the elimination of nosocomial patient harm? An international expert in patient safety will discuss the journey to zero harm…. Read more »

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02 Jul

When Less is More?

This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features Dean R Hess, PhD, RRT, FAARC, presenting “When Less is More.” Purchase Your DVD Today In recent years, it has become increasingly appreciated that less aggressive therapy might lead to better outcomes. Noninvasive respiratory support has been shown to improve outcomes in appropriately… Read more »

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05 Jun

State of the Art of ECMO: What’s new??

New Current Topics Video Available This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features Heidi J. Dalton, MD, MCCM, presenting “State of the Art of ECMO: What’s new??” Purchase Your DVD Today She discusses new methods and devices for extracorporeal support that have been recently developed and are on the horizon. This… Read more »

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03 Apr

Alarm Fatigue: Implications for Patient Safety | New Current Topics Video Available

This episode of the Current Topics in Respiratory Care video series features Marc Schlessinger, RRT, RRT-NPS, MBA, FACHE, presenting “Alarm Fatigue: Implications for Patient Safety.” Purchase Your DVD Today A major focus of Joint Commission surveys for the next several years will be clinical alarm management. One key component of clinical alarm management is alarm… Read more »

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