Asthma Exacerbation Case Study 1 – Treatment (Asthma Flare / Attack)
12
January

Asthma Exacerbation Case Study 1 – Treatment (Asthma Flare / Attack)

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

okay welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re gonna talk about a case today so imagine that you go down to the emergency room you get called and there’s a 25 year old Caucasian female who is about four months postpartum and she’s having a hard time breathing so she’s got shortness of breath it’s been […]


“Reconocimiento de la Dificultad e Insuficiencia Respiratoria”
25
November

“Reconocimiento de la Dificultad e Insuficiencia Respiratoria”

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

The purpose of this video to provide general information and education about the care of a critically ill child. It is in no way a substitute for the independent decision making and judgment by a qualified health care professional. The information contained in this video should not be used to make a diagnosis or to […]


Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment Explained – Guidelines
10
November

Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment Explained – Guidelines

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

well welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about pulmonary hypertension treatment and there’s actually several different types of treatments remember there are different waho groups there’s Group 1 2 3 4 & 5 now group 1 we said was idiopathic pulmonary arterial or hypertension and the other ones for instance the collagen […]


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 […]


“Delivery of Medication via Nebulizers” by Craig Smallwood for OPENPediatrics
22
October

“Delivery of Medication via Nebulizers” by Craig Smallwood for OPENPediatrics

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

Delivery of Medication via Nebulizers, by Craig Smallwood. Before we proceed, we’ll also want to ensure that the patient is in the correct position. I’m going to put the head of the bed to approximately 30 to 45 degrees. An important performance note about jet nebulizers, is that they should be oriented approximately vertically to […]


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 […]


“Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol_Cardiology” by Emmanuel Rusingiza for OPENPediatrics
11
October

“Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol_Cardiology” by Emmanuel Rusingiza for OPENPediatrics

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

Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol: Cardiology by Dr. Emmanuel Rusingiza. Introduction. Hello. My name is Emmanuel Rusingiza. I am a pediatric cardiologist at Kigali University Teaching Hospital, called also CHUK. Today I’m going to talk on a chapter on cardiovascular diseases in newborns. Overview. By the end of this chapter, participants should be able to identify […]


“Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient” by Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood
09
October

“Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient” by Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood

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

Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient by Dr. Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood. Hi, I’m Gerhard Wolf. I’m an attending in the Division of Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Anesthesia. My name’s Craig Smallwood, and I’m a Respiratory Therapist. And today we’re going to talk about how to ventilate a patient with asthma. […]


Pulmonary Diffusion Explained! Causes of Hypoxemia #2 of 5
09
October

Pulmonary Diffusion Explained! Causes of Hypoxemia #2 of 5

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

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re gonna talk about hypoxemia again and this time we’re gonna talk about diffusion again hypoxemia literally meaning low oxygen in the blood let’s talk about diffusion as a possibility for a mechanism for hypoxemia to talk about that though we’ve got to sort of break down the the alveolus […]