Pneumothorax: Clinical & Risk Management
Understand the types, risks, therapy and therapeutic management of pneumothorax.
Jeanne Pettinichi presents "Pneumothorax: Clinical & Risk Management." In this course, we'll:
- Understand the types of pneumothorax
- Discuss risk reduction and therapy options for pneumothorax
- Discuss iatrogenic pneumothorax & risk factors
- Review assessment, diagnosis and therapeutic management of pneumothorax
This course is AARC accredited for 1 CRCE under the Patient Safety (PTS) category.
Jeanne has 34 years’ experience as a nurse including 20 years working in Pediatric Emergency Nursing. She has nearly 10 years’ experience as a Clinical Nurse Education Specialist at two Level I Trauma Centers, the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Hospital, and the Emergency Medicine & Trauma Center at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC. She obtained her BSN from Vanderbilt University and her MSN degree from Northern Kentucky University. Jeanne currently serves as the Clinical Nurse Educator for Vapotherm.
Start1. Introduction to Pneumothoraxes (10:06)
Start2. Spontaneous Pneumothorax (19:58)
Start3. Non-Spontaneous Pneumothorax (6:39)
Start4. Tension Pneumothorax (5:22)
Start5. Pulmonary Barotrauma (3:44)
Start6. Risk Assessment for Pneumothorax (5:04)
Start7. Using Mask-Free NIV to Help Minimize Pneumothorax (9:05)
Start8. Pneumothorax Reversal Patient Case Study (3:33)