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Proning Therapy and ARDS Class

Fee: Free

This class will provide Sharp Grossmont Hospital ICU nurses with an overview on how to care for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) who require being in a prone position to facilitate adequate oxygenation.

The instructor will cover the theory behind proning therapy as well as a separate hands-on demonstration of the Rotoprone therapy system. Light refreshments will be provided.

At this workshop, we will:

  • Discuss the adverse effects of immobility
  • Review the prevalence of ARDS
  • Ensure understanding of basic pulmonary mechanics
  • Describe the physiology and pathophysiology of ARDS
  • Discuss the different treatment modalities for ARDS
  • Articulate the mechanism of action with prone positioning
  • Analyze the beneficial impact of mortality reduction with clinical research
  • Review clinical research related to prone positioning
  • Provide a hands-on demonstration on the use of the equipment

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