Please note the CE/CRCEs  for all activities listed on  this page are still current. (If you see expired dates on some of these activities, it is because these were the original expiration dates when first published. They have since been renewed)

Clinical Foundations 21

Ventilator-Associated Events: New Outcome Measure

Michael Klompas MD, MPH

Airway Secretion Management of the Mechanically Ventilated Patient: Panel Discussion


Clinical Foundations 20

Oscillating Positive Expiratory Pressure, (OPEP) Therapy
David M. Wheeler M. Ed., RRT-NPS


Clinical Foundations 19

High Flow Nasal Cannula

Meagan N. Dubosky, MS, RRT-ACCS, NPS, AE-C


Panel Discussion:  High Flow Nasal Cannula: Opinions from the Experts

Moderator:  David Vines, PhD, RRT, FAARC

Panelists:  Jonathan Waugh, PhD, RRT, FAARC , Robert Joyner, PhD, RRT, FAARC , Ronny Otero, MD, FAAEM, FACEP


Clinical Foundations 18

Rationales and Applications for Capnography

Monitoring During Sedation

By Devin Carr, MSN, MS, RN, RRT, ACNS-BC, NEA-BC, CPPS and Anna Cartwright, BSN, RN


Panel: Capnography and Conscious Sedation

Moderator: Chad Epps, MD

Clinical Foundations 16

Humidification During Invasive and Noninvasive Ventilation

By Ruben Restrepo, MD, RRT, FAARC
and Brian Walsh, RRT-NPS, ACCS, FAARC


Panel Discussion: Humidification During Invasive and Noninvasive Ventilation

Moderator: Ruben Restrepo, MD, RRT, FAARC


Clinical Foundations 14

Aerosol Therapy for Ventilator-Dependent Patients:

Devices, Issues, Selection & Technique



Panel Discussion: Aerosol Therapy In Spontaneously Breathing & Mechanically Ventilated Patients: Description, Selection & Issues

Moderator: Tim Myers, RRT-NPS, MBA, FAARC


Clinical Foundations 13

Postoperative Pulmonary Complications

By David A Grooms MSHS, RRT


Clinical Foundations 7

Managing COPD Exacerbations in the Hospital and Home

By David Vines, MHS, RRT, FAARC and Sandra Adams, MD, MS


Panel Discussion: Applying Comprehensive Chronic Care to Impact Acute Exacerbations of COPD

Moderator: Sandra Adams, MD, MS


Clinical Foundations 11

Asthma Exacerbations

By Karen Gregory, MS, APRN-BC, RRT, AE-C


Panel Discussion: Asthma Exacerbation (AE) in the Hospital

Moderator: Tim Op’t Holt, EdD, RRT, AE-C



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