ADVANTAGES OF MECHANICAL VENTILATION

Correct ventilation of both lungs and progressive improvement of lung pathology – Improvement of oxygenation and reduction of hypercapnia – Reduction of respiratory fatigue and oxygen consumption – Protection of airways and... Read more »

ABSOLUTE INDICATION FOR INTUBATION AND MECHANICAL VENTILATION

Emergency – Apnea and severe irregularity of spontaneous breathing – Severe respiratory failure – Ineffectiveness of oxygen therapy by mask, CPAP or non-invasive ventilation Advantages of mechanical ventilation: – Correct ventilation of... Read more »

MECHANICAL VENTILATOR

A machine that helps in the process of breathing mechanically by helping in movement of air into and out of the lungs is called as mechanical ventilator. It helps to sustain breathing... Read more »

WEIGHING SCALE

Weighing Scale is a device used to measure the weight of person and it is among the common used device by doctors. The weighing scale has two major variants, the mechanical and... Read more »

PHOTO THERAPY

Photo therapy Photo therapy is still considered to be the most widely used method to treat neonatal jaundice. The commonest cause of neonatal jaundice is associated with excess indirect bilirubin in the... Read more »

NEBULIZER

Nebulizer is a device that is used to deliver liquid medication in the form of spray (vapor form or mist) which can be inhaled by the patient. Thus, nebulizer assists in delivering... Read more »