ACU

Semester 1, 2018


CARDIORESPIRATORY SCIENCE 2

111 pages

24,000 words

$39.00

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Description

VIVA NOTES INCLUDED! Challenging concepts addressed with tables / diagrams / flow charts. Focus on assessment and management skills associated with individuals with cardio/ resp disease and evaluation of physio interventions.
Topics include
- Adaptation of subjective examination
- Adaptation of physical examination
- The critically ill patient across the lifespan
- Airway suction: oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal suction
- Artificial airway use: nasopharyngeal and guedel airways
- Manual hyperinflation
- Application and precautions of use of supplemental oxygen
- Application, precautions and contraindications of non-invasive ventilation
- Cough Assist Device
- Mobilising/ exercising individuals in the intensive care setting
- Treatment evaluation
- Role of the physiotherapist in the multidisciplinary team
- Cardiac rehabilitation
- Pulmonary rehabilitation
- Individual education
- Outcome measures used in rehabilitation programs

Author

Bronte

Campus

ACU, North Sydney (MacKillop)

Member since

September 2018