Chapter 9. Oxygen Therapy and Monitoring

  1. Steve Byrne1,
  2. Steve Fisher,
  3. Peter-Marc Fortune2,
  4. Cassie Lawn3 and
  5. Sue Wieteska

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch9

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

How to Cite

Byrne, S., Fisher, S., Fortune, P.-M., Lawn, C. and Wieteska, S. (eds) (2008) Oxygen Therapy and Monitoring, in Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Paediatrics/Neonatology, Middlesbrough, UK

  2. 2

    PICU, Manchester, UK

  3. 3

    Neonatology, Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169196

Online ISBN: 9781444300833

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Keywords:

  • oxygen supplies - cylinders;
  • connections and keys;
  • variable performance oxygen devices;
  • oxygen delivery systems - anaesthetic circuits;
  • monitoring - cardiovascular system/nervous system;
  • calculating oxygen supplies - ventilated child;
  • Non-invasive blood pressure (NIBP) measurement;
  • central venous pressure (CVP) monitoring;
  • power supplies: batteries and inverters

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Applying Oxygen

  • Oxygen Delivery Systems

  • Calculating Oxygen Supplies

  • Monitoring the Child

  • Power Supplies: Batteries and Inverters

  • Summary