clinsimscopd

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mlazar
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clinsimscopd
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2010-06-24 11:32:03
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obstructive illness
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  1. types of obstructive diease's
    • emphysema
    • chronic bronchitis
    • bronchiectasis
    • sleep apnea
    • asthema
    • status asthmaticus
  2. emphysema
    distention of the alveoli resulting in repture and loss reputure and loss of the elasticity of the lung
  3. bedside assesment of emphysema
    • past medical history / smoking hx
    • SOB dyspnea grade
    • CBC
    • Appearance
  4. CBC of emphysema patient
    • Increase in HB
    • Increase in Hct (polycthemia)
  5. Appearance of ptwith Emphysea
    • Cyanotic
    • barrel chest
    • clubbing
  6. secondary assessmen of emphysema pt
    • chest x-ray
    • abg
    • PFT
  7. chest x-ray of emphysema pt
    • hyperlucency
    • diminshed vascular markings
    • flattened diaphragm
  8. ABG emphysema pt
    • compensated respiratory acidosis
    • moderate to severe hypoxemia
  9. PFT of emphysemia PT
    • decrease Dlco
    • Decrease Flows (Fef 25-75%
  10. Treatment or emphysemia
    • low flow fio2
    • antibiotics
    • Nebs / MDI
  11. Pencillin
    • use forgram negitve infection
    • Staph
    • strep
  12. Meds for gram postve infection
    • streptomycin
    • gentamycin
    • tobramycin

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