Lesson Learned: Respiratory Management of Patients
with COVID-19

 

Speakers:

Ruben D Restrepo, M.D., RRT, FAARC, FCCP

Omar Enriquez, MD

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Description

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) continues to challenge every healthcare resource. As Omicron is claiming more lives than previous variants, respiratory critical care management of patients with COVID-19 in the ICU has evolved from its initial approaches. This webinar has been designed to provide an overview of the most significant clinical findings for the respiratory management of  COVID-19 patients in the hospital setting and after discharge.

 


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Review current evidence in the respiratory care management of patients with COVID-19

  2. Explain some of the controversial issues surrounding mechanical ventilation of patients with COVID in the ICU.

  3. Describe some of the potential complications associated with the respiratory care of patients with Long-COVID.