Mechanical Ventilation Explained - Ventilator Settings & Modes (Respiratory Failure)

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Mechanical Ventilation Explained - Ventilator Settings & Modes (Respiratory Failure) 5

Learn or review the different modes of ventilation and ventilator settings (based on volume, pressure, rate, flow, O2, CPAP) and other vent basics. This is video 1 of 5 on mechanical ventilation.

Speaker: Professor Roger Seheult, MD
Clinical and Exam Preparation Instructor
Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.

MedCram: Medical topics explained clearly including: Asthma, respiratory failure, COPD, Acute Renal Failure, Mechanical Ventilation, Oxygen Hemoglobin Dissociation Curve, Hypertension, Shock, Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA), Medical Acid Base, VQ Mismatch, Hyponatremia, Liver Function Tests, Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs), Adrenal Gland, Pneumonia Treatment, any many others. New topics are often added weekly- please subscribe to help support MedCram and become notified when new videos have been uploaded.

Recommended Audience: Health care professionals and medical students: including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists, EMT and paramedics, and many others. Review for USMLE, MCAT, PANCE, NCLEX, NAPLEX, NDBE, RN, RT, MD, DO, PA, NP school and board examinations.

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Thanks for watching. Get CME for this video series,
AND see Dr. Seheult's updated vent videos at our website:

Author — MedCram - Medical Lectures Explained CLEARLY


Who else is here because of Corona Virus?

Author — Den Henson


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Author — radcow


My cat loves the doctor's voice, and though usually very active, is sleeping nearby.

Author — gardeniabee


Im here to learn about ventilators because im going to volunteer to repair these machines at my local hospital

Author — Michelle The Great


Who else is reading the comments in 2020?

Author — PowerMad


Thank you for the videos, they are so helpful in understanding ventilators! It would be great to see a video on SIMV, and VC + (PRVC) in the future!

Author — Chelsea Berry


I have used your lectures to help prepare myself for Nurse Anesthesia school interviews, and to obtain a better grasp of certain subjects. I have been accepted into the 2015 class and I want to take this time to thank you for all the great instruction you have given me through your lectures.

Author — mrfrizzle0782


I’m a respiratory therapy student so I’m definitely looking forward to this

Author — Peter Abbate


Yep. Here for Corona. I'm a neurologist. Haven't dealt with ventilator settings in over 2 decades.

Author — Anne Cross


I'm here to see what's in my near future. I'm high risk. Good health everyone.

Author — Tony Cotto


this was great! I'm a nurse new to critical care and vents have been confusing the hell out of me, this is making it more clear, thank you!

Author — nurserobinson17


Thank you for sharing your knowlegde in such a simple and concret matter, please continue to add on value on healthcare education. Keep it up !🤗👏👏👏

Author — Jessica Tamayo


I work in a home care setting and my client is on a ventilator (non-dependent). This series was very helpful to understanding the vent dynamics. Thank you!

Author — Deena Foote


even after you helped me through PA school, I still watch videos like this as I practice.

Author — Matthew Kele


That was really helpful, Thank you so much!

Author — Hanan Alshubbar


Interesting learning because my wife is coming home on a ventilator

Author — Ripper2011100


very informative, i am starting my IM residency and these lectures made a great difference to my knowledge, thanks

Author — Hosam Eldin Bebars


Thank you very much for all of these videos doctor Roger Scheuld.I am an anesthesiologist and I am working in the Amazon Region (Roraima)..I am very thankful .

Author — Marisa Pinto


Great info. I'm gonna have to use you form of explaining (which is fantastic) when during MICU rounds for my medical students and new interns rotating through our service.

Author — Deathfromabove