CPD Activities

SYMPOSIUM


SYMPOSIUM


Starting on :09:00 AM 10 August, 2018 Venue:The Karen Hospital Resource centre
Ending on :02:00 PM 11 August, 2018 Max Credits:5.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Isaac Adembesa
Anaesthetist
The Karen Hospital

Description

Mechanical ventilation is the medical term for artificial ventilation where mechanical means is used to assist or replace spontaneous breathing

Objectives

-Recognize the cause of respiratory failure - Asses the need for invasive ventilation -Describe the characteristics of different modes of mechanical ventilation. -Outline ventilator settings and monitoring needs for the initiation of mechanical ventilation. -Describe interactions between ventilator parameters and modifications needed to avoid harmful effects of mechanical ventilation. -Review the guidelines for initial ventilator management that apply to specific clinical situations.




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