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Respiratory therapy techniques 

Respiratory therapy techniques
Respiratory therapy techniques

Carl Waldmann

, Neil Soni

, and Andrew Rhodes

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date: 05 May 2021

Oxygen therapy 2

Ventilatory support: indications 6

IPPV—description of ventilators 8

IPPV—modes of ventilation 10

IPPV—adjusting the ventilator 12

IPPV—barotrauma 14

IPPV—weaning techniques 16

High-frequency ventilation 18

Positive end-respiratory pressure 22

Continuous positive airway pressure ventilation (CPAP) 24

Recruitment manoeuvres 26

Prone position ventilation 28...

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