2017 Advanced Critical Care & Emergency Nursing Conference

CCS51 - #51 Best Ventilation Practices: From Intubation to Admission

Nov 3, 2017 3:30pm ‐ Nov 3, 2017 4:45pm

Expiration Date: Dec 1, 2020

Credits: None available.

Standard: $21.00


  • Describe how normal spontaneous breathing and positive pressure ventilation (intubated /NIV patient) differ and discuss strategies to deal with the complications of PPV.
  • Explain each of the five ventilation variables (Mode, Vt, IFR, RR, PEEP/FIO2) and describe a strategy emphasizing patient safety in monitoring & manipulating vent settings.
  • Compare & contrast two types of ventilated patients (trauma vs. obstructive disease) and explain a responsive strategy that optimizes ventilation and minimizes further lung injury.



  • 1.75 - Physician
  • 1.75 - RN / NP (All RNs/Nurses except CA RNs)
  • 2.10 - CA RN/CA BRN

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