Non-Invasive Ventilation

CPD
44m

Start an Ausmed subscription to get access to this lecture and 700+ other resources

Already have a subscription? Log In

Cover image for lecture: Non-Invasive Ventilation

Lecture Overview

CPAP, BiPAP, IPAP, EPAP, AutoPEEP...?? Sometimes we all need a refresher on what the acronyms we use in healthcare actually mean, and more importantly, what this means for our patients. NIV is an area of practice that can seem daunting, but you are likely to need these skills at some point during your career. Includes some fantastic tips and tricks for using these devices and how to calm your patients.

Educators

Portrait of John Serginson
John Serginson

John Serginson has been a nurse practitioner: respiratory care at the Caboolture Hospital since 2010. He completed his nurse practitioner master's degree at the University of Queensland (UQ) with clinical training at The Prince Charles Hospital. He is an adjunct lecturer in the UQ School of Nursing and Midwifery. With 29 years’ experience as a nurse (16 in respiratory care), his research interests include domiciliary oxygen, inhaled therapy and COPD models of care. See Educator Profile

Details
CPD44m of CPD
First Published16 August 2018
Updated16 August 2018
Expires
31 October 2020
Topics
Respiratory
COVID-19 Coronavirus
Learning Tools