This presentation will examine the impact of obesity on the respiratory system and review strategies to effectively ventilate the obese patient.

Original webcast date: August 20, 2011

Approved for 1.0 CRCE Hour

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Seminar Information
Seminar Date:
January 01, 2018
Expiration Date:
October 01, 2018 12:00 AM
Seminar Objectives
  • Discuss the physiologic effects of morbid obesity
  • Describe the relationship of obesity and asthma
  • Discuss effective ventilatory strategies for the morbidly obese patient
  • Cite the latest evidence based research
Respiratory Care of the Morbidly Obese Patient
Speaker Information
John Davies   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Association for Respiratory Care
Continuing Respiratory Care Education: 1.00
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