Jerry Murphy is the Lead Investigator in Bioenergy and Biofuels in the Environmental Research Institute at University College Cork, Ireland.
Covers basic concepts of pulmonary pathophysiology and gives practical guidance on providing neonatal respiratory support with a variety of techniques, so you can learn both basic and advanced methods in one volume.
Offers more than 30 appendices that help you quickly find normal values, assessment charts, ICU flow charts, procedure steps and other useful, printable forms.Reflects the rapid evolution of approaches to respiratory care, including the shift to non-invasive support, as well as changes in oxygenation targets, high-flow nasal therapy, volume ventilation, and sophisticated microprocessor-controlled ventilators.
Completely new informationon many previously covered topics, including ethical and legal issues related to neonatal mechanical ventilation.
Features 11 entirely new chapters, including Radiography, Lung Ultrasound and Other Imaging Modalities; Non-invasive Monitoring of Gas Exchange; Airway Evaluation: Bronchoscopy, Laryngoscopy, Tracheal Aspirates; Special Ventilation Techniques; Cardiovascular Therapy and PPHN; and Quality Improvement in Respiratory Care .
Includes new opening summaries that highlight key information in each chapter.
Get coverage of hot topics like laparascopic techniques, ECMO cannulation, and bariatric surgery.
View 150 full-color anatomic drawings and step-by-step intraoperative photographs that highlight key surgical issues and techniques.
Master key techniques through videos that show them performed by the physicians who pioneered them.
Avoid complications thanks to discussions of pearls and pitfalls.
Choose between open and closed alternatives and get better patient outcomes.
Visually master a wide range of operative techniques, with authoritative guidance (series USP)