Angel Shared "Airway Management and Oxygenation" - 6 Picmonics
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Airway Management and Oxygenation
Mucus Filters and Moistens
Larynx (Voice Box)
Cilia Expel Mucus and Dust
Alveolar Gas Exchange
Pulmonary Artery Blood is O2-Poor, CO2-Rich
Two-Cell Thick Air-Blood Barrier
CO2 Diffuses Into Air
O2 Diffuses Into Blood
Pulmonary Vein is O2-Rich, CO2-Poor
Hypoxia (Early Symptoms)
Dyspnea on Exertion
Decreased Urine Output
Hypoxia (Late Symptoms)
Cool, Clammy Skin
Use of Accessory Muscles
Inner Cannula Removed and Cleaned
Clean Q8 Hours Around Stoma
Two Fingers Under Ties
Speak with Deflated Cuff
Can Eat with Tube in Place
Keep Replacement Tube Nearby
Immediately Replace if Dislodged
Physician Does First Tube Change
Oxygen Delivery Methods
Simple Face Mask
Oxygen In Use Sign
No Electrical Sparks
Six Feet Away from Open Flames
Dry Nasal and Upper Airway Mucosa
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