Big Ideas Theater: Using Prone Positioning in Moderate ARDS

 Published: October 10, 2018

By: Heather Willden

 

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In this episode of Big Ideas Theater, Thomas Piriano, RRT, discusses the prone positioning used in moderate ARDS as well as new study evidence that supports this treatment.

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Piriano addresses the debate surrounding prone positioning in moderate ARDS, explaining how category definition of mild, moderate, and severe has opened new possibilities for this treatment. He emphasizes the need for and importance of experience when it comes to evaluating treatment options.

Big Ideas Theater 2017 was filmed at the AARC Congress 2017 in Indianapolis, IN. Congress speakers and lecturers shared their expertise and insights during these brief interviews.

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Heather Willden

Heather Willden is the Communications Manager for the AARC where she develops strategic content for the association and respiratory therapists everywhere. Connect with her about public relations and stories on Twitter or LinkedIn. When she's not working, you can find her podcasting with her husband, exploring new hiking trails, photographing, and spending time with her family.

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