There are a variety of ventilator options available to the emergency clinician, and decisions on choosing optimal settings will depend on the clinical circumstances.
Our recent?Emergency Medicine Practice?course,?Ventilator Management of Adult Patients in the Emergency Department,?reviews the most appropriate ventilator settings for a variety of conditions in intubated adult patients presenting to the emergency department, and gives recommendations on monitoring the ventilated patient and making ventilator adjustments.?
You can?preview?some of the example?ventilator settings from the course in the tables below.?
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Last Updated on October 22, 2021