Articles tagged with: Chronic Disease

Big Ideas Theater | The Effects of Co-morbid Conditions on COPD Outcomes

August 12, 2020

Big Ideas Theater | The Effects of Co-morbid Conditions on COPD Outcomes

Lanny Inabnit visits the Big Ideas Theater stage to discuss how co-morbid conditions effect COPD outcome for patients and clinician.

 

What Would Dr. Tom Think of COPD Today?

August 5, 2020

What Would Dr. Tom Think of COPD Today?

The sixth program in the Current Topics 2020 Series. This program speaks on COPD and the advances in the field.

 

Big Ideas Theater | Inhaled Medications in Cystic Fibrosis

July 15, 2020

Big Ideas Theater | Inhaled Medications in Cystic Fibrosis

In this episode of Big Ideas Theater Ariel Berlinski, MD, FAAP, FAARC, joins the stage to discuss his experience with inhaltion devices.

 

Big Ideas Theater | Sleep Disordered Breathing Management in the Bariatric Population

June 24, 2020

Big Ideas Theater | Sleep Disordered Breathing Management in the Bariatric Population

In this episode of Big Ideas Theater, we discuss the different experiences amongst bariatric patients involving sleep disorders.

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Let’s Focus on Asthma and Allergy Month 

May 13, 2020

Let’s Focus on Asthma and Allergy Month 

During the month of May we want to focus on asthma and allergy awareness. Read this article to check out our resources on these topics.

 

Big Ideas Theater | PH: A Patient’s Perspective

May 6, 2020

Big Ideas Theater | PH: A Patient’s Perspective

In this episode of Big Ideas Theater, Paul Miniter, MS, discusses his experience as a patient battling Pulmonary Hypertension (PHA).

 

Big Ideas Theater | Pulmonary Rehabilitation: The 2019 Guidelines

April 8, 2020

Big Ideas Theater | Pulmonary Rehabilitation: The 2019 Guidelines

On this episode of Big Ideas Theater we speak with Brian W. Carlin to discuss pulmonary rehabilition 2019 guidelines, and its many advancements.

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The Emerging Role of the Respiratory Therapist in PAH

January 29, 2020

The Emerging Role of the Respiratory Therapist in PAH

Enable cookies to see embeded content. As part of Big Ideas Theater 2019, Tonya Zeiger, RRT, CPFT, discusses the vital role respiratory therapists play in delivering care to patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. She explains how educational opportunities have grown through the partnering of the AARC and Pulmonary Hypertension Association to develop courses and credits... Read more »

 

Study Says: RTs Offer Value as Inpatient COPD Educators

December 4, 2019

Study Says: RTs Offer Value as Inpatient COPD Educators

A study published ahead of print by Hospital Topics on Oct. 17 found a COPD inpatient education program using existing respiratory therapy staff in an academic health system in Pennsylvania reduced hospital length of stay and associated costs. AARC member Daniel Ofak, RRT, RRT-NPS, who recently took on a new job as director of respiratory... Read more »

 

Expanding COPD Care Through Patient Education

December 4, 2019

Expanding COPD Care Through Patient Education

Patient care reaches far beyond the hospital doors. And it’s through patient education opportunities where your care exponentially expands. Mike Hess, MPH, RRT, RPFT, a lung disease coordinator in Michigan, shares his tips in looking beyond the basics when it comes to COPD patient education opportunities. Know your medicine “First and foremost, I always recommend... Read more »

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