Respiratory physiotherapy in the adult population

Respiratory physiotherapy in the adult population

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 26, 2019

Course Overview

This 1.5 hour interactive course is based on current research and provides an overview of the techniques used to precent complications in patients including the post surgical patient.

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

Participants will understand the common respiratory physiotherapy techniques including the procedure for conducting manual and ventilator hyperinflation in intubated and mechanically ventilated patients. The course teaches the current role of incentive spirometry for the prevention of respiratory complications in the post-operative patient population.

Business Outcomes

Our understanding of how to prevent complications for patients evolves with evidence and this course updates participants on the latest techniques.