How to use a Flexhaler Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays– Like all of the DPIs, the Flexhaler requires significant inspiratory force and patient effort, therefore it should be inhaled with a quick, deep breath to deliver the medication appropriately to the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the Flexhaler to Mrs. Ryan. Hello, Mrs. Ryan. Hi. I’m […]


How to use a Twisthaler Device
06
November

How to use a Twisthaler Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays– Like all of the DPIs, the Twisthaler requires an appropriate amount of inspiratory force and patient effort, therefore it should be inhaled with a quick, deep breath to deliver the medication appropriately to the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the Twisthaler to Mrs. Ryan. Hello, Mrs. […]


How to use a Handihaler Device
19
October

How to use a Handihaler Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays — Like all of the DPIs, the Handihaler requires an appropriate inspiratory force and patient effort. Therefore, it should be inhaled with a quick, deep breath to deliver the medication appropriately to the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the Handihaler to Mrs. Ryan. Hello Mrs. Ryan, […]


How to use an Autohaler Device
18
October

How to use an Autohaler Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays– This device is the only breath-activated MDI that must be primed when first used and if not used for over 48 hours. Because it is an MDI the patient should inhale slowly to deliver the medicine appropriately to the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the Autohaler […]


How to use a Nebulizer Device
18
October

How to use a Nebulizer Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays– Nebulizers are the most useful for patients with very poor inspiratory flow rates due to severe airflow obstruction, and for those with cognitive impairment, difficulty with manual dexterity, or poor hand-eye coordination. Various medications can be nebulized, which include daily maintenance medications, as well as those that should be taken only when […]


How to use an Aerolizer Inhaler Device
14
October

How to use an Aerolizer Inhaler Device

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

—-Introduction Music Plays— Like all of the dry powder inhalers, the Aerolizer requires an appropriate inspiratory force and patient effort. Therefore it should be inhaled with a quick, deep breath to deliver the medication appropriately to the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the Aerolizer to Mrs. Ryan. Hello Mrs. […]


How to use a Metered-Dose-Inhaler (MDI) Device
11
October

How to use a Metered-Dose-Inhaler (MDI) Device

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

–Introduction Music Plays– All MDIs require a slow, deep inhalation. There are 3 different techniques that can be used to deliver the medicine, within each MDI, into the lungs. Let’s watch as Casey describes and demonstrates how to use the MDI to Mrs. Ryan, using the device with the spacer, using the 2-finger breadth method, […]