COVID-19 has called attention to the dangers of ventilator circuit disconnects.
Asthma is a serious life-threating condition that can present benignly one minute and turn into respiratory failure in a heartbeat.
Many factors go into the equation for deciding between CPAP and BiPAP for a patient.
Understanding the complicated disease of Cystic Fibrosis will help you provide better initial care and assessment.
Typically, patients with emphysema have good lung compliance but exhibit poor lung elastance.