Heliox therapy with HAMILTON-G5
10
November

Heliox therapy with HAMILTON-G5

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Connect the heliox gas source to the ventilator. Put the ventilator into stand-by mode. Open the system and then the gas source window and activate “Heliox”. When heliox is active the alarm lamp is lit in blue. After switching the gas source, we recommend that you calibrate the flow sensor. Wait two minutes before calibrating […]


“Ventilator Safety Assessment” by Kevin Bullock, RRT, for OPENPediatrics

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , /

Ventilator Safety Assessment, by Kevin Bullock. Health care workers in all health care settings should always adhere to the latest World Health Organization guidelines on hand hygiene and barrier precautions before and after contact with a patient, bodily fluids or patient surroundings. For more information, please watch your video entitled hand hygiene. Hi, my name […]


Hypoxemia Explained Clearly – Causes, Physiology, Hypoxia, Treatment
13
October

Hypoxemia Explained Clearly – Causes, Physiology, Hypoxia, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about hypoxemia and its five physiological causes again anything with the ending of a emia it’s going to have to be something that’s related to the blood so hyponatremia hypokalemia hypercalcemia again it’s referring to the amount in the blood this is as opposed to the […]


Mechanical Ventilation Explained Clearly by MedCram.com | 2 of 5
12
October

Mechanical Ventilation Explained Clearly by MedCram.com | 2 of 5

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Welcome to another MedCram lecture, we’re going to continue in our series here, we’re going to talk about additional modes of ventilation, specifically now, CPAP or PEEP. CPAP is typically the term that is used if this is non-invasive ventilation. In other words, instead of putting a tube down into someone’s throat, we instead did […]


Mechanical Ventilation Explained Clearly – Ventilator Settings & Modes
25
August

Mechanical Ventilation Explained Clearly – Ventilator Settings & Modes

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Welcome to another MedCram lecture. We’re going to talk about mechanical ventilation. This is meant to be an introduction to mechanical ventilation. If you’ve never done mechanical ventilation before we’re going to introduce you to the basics so you can go in and actually feel competent about managing a patient on a ventilator. This is […]