EtCO2 has been demonstrated as a reliable method for identifying patients with acidosis in emergency department patients suffering from multiple conditions, such as pediatric gastroenteritis, metabolic disturbances, and penetrating trauma.9-11
Focus on three things as you research the cost of portable ventilation for EMS: the acquisition cost of the ventilator, overall cost of ownership, and reimbursement. Read our blog post to help determine how much of an investment you should prepare for.
Respiratory compromise is a common, costly, and often deadly progression into respiratory insufficiency, failure, and arrest. Watch a short animation from the Respiratory Compromise Institute about how you can protect your patients.
There are many options when it comes to measuring end-tidal CO2. We’ll discuss the different types of capnography monitoring and help explain when capnography monitoring may or may not be the best monitoring tool for your needs.