Get the most out of your study time with this new workbook for Mosby's Respiratory Care Equipment. The workbook clearly highlights the text's most essential and clinically relevant information. A variety of exercises test your level of recall, application, and analysis. Exercises include labeling, calculations, crosswords, short answer, critical thinking, and NBRC-style multiple-choice questions. Take advantage of these tools to enhance your comprehension of the text and strengthen your skills in using respiratory care equipment.
Matching, labeling, short answer, crosswords, calculations, and case study exercises reinforce the most clinically relevant information in the textbook. The wide variety of exercises gives you several ways to assess your knowledge and identify the areas where more practice is needed.
Critical thinking questions help you apply and analyze content learned from the text.
NBRC-style questions prepare you for what you will encounter when taking the NBRC credentialing exam.
Learning objectives reflect the same objectives from the textbook and reinforce the basic concepts to be learned from each chapter.
NEW! Additional exercises further prepare you for the NBRC credentialing exam.
I. INTRODUCTION to BASIC RESPIRATORY SCIENCE Chapter 1: Basic Physics for the Respiratory Therapist Chapter 2: Principles of Infection Control II. MEDICAL GASES Chapter 3: Manufacture, Storage, and Transport of Medical Gases Chapter 4: Administering Medical Gases: Regulators, Flowmeters, and Controlling Devices III. AIRWAY MANAGEMENT Chapter 5: Airway Management Devices and ACLS Chapter 6: Humidity and Aerosol Therapy Chapter 7: Lung Expansion Therapy Devices IV. ASSESSMENT Chapter 8: Assessment of Pulmonary Function Chapter 9: Assessment of Cardiovascular Function Chapter 10: Blood Gas Monitoring Chapter 11: Sleep Diagnostics V.CRITICAL CARE AND EXTENDED CARE DEVICES Chapter 12: Introduction to Ventilators Chapter 13: Mechanical Ventilators: General-Use Devices Chapter 14: Infant/Pediatric Ventilators Chapter 15: Home-Care, Transport Devices, Alternative Devices Chapter 16: Simulation Equipment