Nov 13 2021
14:00 - 15:00
I… Can’t… Catch… My… Breath…
Is it wet? Is it dry? Simple ways to assess patients who are complaining of difficulty breathing. From the most reversible cases to the most permanent, this session will give you a new way to look at shortness of breath.
- Differentiate between different causes of respiratory distress
- Formulate a working diagnosis for patients with difficulty breathing
- Incorporate pathophysiology principles of respiratory insufficiency into assessment and treatment techniques in the prehospital environment