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Dirty Little Secrets About Oxygen What you never knew...but should!

 Intermountain Healthcare
  10th-Aug-2017
Description: Oxygen is arguably one of the most frequently utilized drugs in modern healthcare but is often administered to patients at caregivers’ discretion with scant evidence as to its efficacy or safety. This is a discussion on current, published recommendations on oxygen delivery and practices. I am in no way suggesting that today’s discussion replace physician orders or CPG’s. There are risks associated with both hypoxemia and hypoxemia, which underlie the importance of prescribing oxygen only if required, and to within a target oxygen saturation range.
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Category: Therapy
Contributing Organization: Intermountain Healthcare
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Contents:
Dirty Little Secrets About
Oxygen
What you never knew…but
should!

Oxygen is arguably one of the most
frequently utilized drugs in modern
healthcare, but is often
administered to patients at
caregivers’ discretion with scant
evidence as to its efficacy or safety.
- Respiratory Care Journal, 2013

This is a discussion of current,
published recommendations on
oxygen delivery and pract ... See more

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