Care of patient on Mechanical Ventilator

Description

This module describes the clinical aspects of putting a patient on mechanical ventilator the theoretical knowledge about setting up a ventilator as per patient need.

Objective

At the end of the course the learner would be able to:

• To understand the basic concept of mechanical ventilation

• To discuss the functioning of mechanical ventilator

Instructor: Ms. ShikhaGulia, Lecturer, MM College of Nursing, MMU, Ambala

Facility: Maharishi Markandeshwar University (MMU), Mullana, Ambala

Curriculum

    Definition

    Mechanical ventilation is defined as the use of a mechanical device to assist the respiratory muscles in the work of breathing and to improve gas exchange.

    Purpose

    To aid as an external breathing device/support system in patients with respiratory compromised condition.

    Pre Quiz

    Introduction to Mechanical Ventilation

    In this part of the module we will be discussing definition, objectives and indications for mechanical ventilation.

    Introduction to Mechanical Ventilation - 7:55

    Modes of Mechanical Ventilator

    In this part of the module we will be discussing about set up, modes of mechanical ventilator and contraindications of mechanical ventilation.

    Modes of Mechanical ventilator - 7:53

    Weaning from Mechanical Ventilator

    In this part of the module we will be discussing about weaning off from mechanical ventilation and nursing role while a patient in on mechanical ventilator.

    Weaning from Mechanical Ventilator - 14:03

    Post Quiz

Maximum duration of video: 29:51
Total number of questions: 15

Course Instructors

SHIKHA GULIA

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Course Overview

Maximum duration of video: 29:51
Total number of questions: 15

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