On-Demand Program | Med-Surg 365 | Respiratory Disorders
This module offers a broader understanding of the clinical manifestations of common respiratory disorders, including breath sounds. You will also learn the rationale for choosing between a variety of respiratory devices.
Erin Eddington Alden, MN, RN-BC, CMSRN, ACNS-BC
Med-Surg Clinical Nurse Specialist; Stroke Coordinator, UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center, Renton, WA
Miriam Hollins, MHA, RRT
Interim Health Services Manager, Respiratory Care Department, UW Medicine/Northwest Campus, Seattle
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the end of this module, participants will be better able to:
- Recognize the pathophysiology of the respiratory system and how it relates to respiratory disorders.
- Discuss appropriate oxygen delivery devices.
- State the indications for pharmacologic treatments of respiratory disorders.
- Correctly determine interventions for patients with respiratory disorders.
- 2.50 Contact hours