Disciplines: Respiratory Therapy
Hours:

2 Contact Hours

Author(s): Helen Schaar Corning, RRT, RCP
Item#: V7161
Contents: 1 Course Book (30 pages)

New Vent Modes: VS, PRVC, PC + PS and Automode



Price $19.95
Item # V7161
When available, the Online Course format is included with the hard copy, eBook, or audio book formats!

Newest modes available on mechanical ventilators including: volume support, pressure regulated volume control, pressure control with pressure support, and the Automode. 

AARC Approval #145519000

Course Objectives
  • List the potential applications of the volume support (VS) mode.
  • Identify important ventilator parameters to set in the VS mode.
  • Explain how to utilize the VS mode.
  • List potential applications of the pressure regulated volume control (PRVC) mode.
  • Explain how to utilize the PRVC mode.
  • Provide a technical description of the SIMV PC + PS mode.
  • Explain how to utilize the SIMV PC + PS mode.
  • List the potential applications of the Automode.
  • Provide a technical description of the Automode feature.
  • Describe how to troubleshoot problems one may encounter in each mode described in this course: VS, PRVC, SIMV PC + PS, and Automode.
  • Contact hours will be awarded for up to one (1) year from the date the course is ordered, unless otherwise indicated with an expiration date.
  • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and receive a certificate of completion.
  • Through our review processes, Western Schools ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Western Schools’ policy not to accept commercial support.
  • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.