Articles tagged with: Ventilation

Thinking Outside Intubation | The Pros and Cons of Heliox Therapy

December 22, 2021

Thinking Outside Intubation | The Pros and Cons of Heliox Therapy

Tina Pitt describes the use of heliox therapy. Since the discovery of helium in 1868 and the suggestion of its use in 1934 to improve airflow in patients.

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Understanding Ventilator Graphics

December 9, 2021

Understanding Ventilator Graphics

The best techniques and interpretations, so that you are sure to be at the top of your field when it comes to understanding ventilator graphics.

 

Aerosol Generating Procedures | Relevance and Pragmatic Suggestions

November 11, 2021

Aerosol Generating Procedures | Relevance and Pragmatic Suggestions

Arzu Ari, Summer Daniels, and Dan Rowley, tag team this informative piece on AGP’s. Read what they have to suggest.

 

ECRI Recommendation Statement on Safe Cleaning and Disinfection of Ventilators

October 21, 2021

ECRI Recommendation Statement on Safe Cleaning and Disinfection of Ventilators

The AARC knows how important this guidance is for our members and all respiratory therapists. Take the time to read ECRI’s recommendations.

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Check it Out | Current Topics Program 8 Now Available!

October 5, 2021

Check it Out | Current Topics Program 8 Now Available!

In the final program of the 2021 series, Thomas Piraino, RRT, FAARC, presents on Noninvasive Respiratory Support.

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Check it Out | Current Topics Program 7 Now Available!

August 27, 2021

Check it Out | Current Topics Program 7 Now Available!

In the seventh program, titled “Non-invasive Ventilation for COPD,” Robert Owens, MD, discusses recent guidelines and evidence.

 

Monitoring During Mechanical Ventilation

August 18, 2021

Monitoring During Mechanical Ventilation

Dr. Craig R. Rackley focuses on the rationale, accuracy, and effectiveness of preventing harm for each of the monitoring modalities.

 

Medical Associations Create United Front to Reduce Barriers to Noninvasive Ventilation

August 5, 2021

Medical Associations Create United Front to Reduce Barriers to Noninvasive Ventilation

The AARC has partnered with several other associations to advise a revise of outdated policies on noninvasive ventilation.

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Philips Recall | FDA Recommendations

July 6, 2021

Philips Recall | FDA Recommendations

Philips announced a voluntary recall in June and the FDA has released their recommendations on the matter.

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Philips Respironics Announces Voluntary Recall

June 18, 2021

Philips Respironics Announces Voluntary Recall

Philips Respironics has announced a voluntary recall for Continuous and Non-Continuous Ventilators

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