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Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation in the Adult ICU


Please join us for a special webcast which will be provided by the AARC Adult Critical Care Specialty Section. In this presentation, our presenter will discuss the history of ventilator 'weaning' (liberation), including a review of predictors and techniques. This will be followed with a short discussion of evolution of the generations of ventilators and a review of several pertinent studies and guidelines related to ventilator discontinuance.

Broadcast date: June 14, 2023
Broadcast time:
2pm Eastern
1pm Central
12pm Mountain
11am Pacific

Approved for 1.00 CRCE Hours.


Review historical and current techniques/methods used for liberation from mechanical ventilation
Review historical and current predictors for assessing readiness to liberate from mechanical ventilation
Discuss generations of ventilators with focus on improved trigger mechanisms
Present a concise, clear example of how clinicians should approach patients receiving mechanical ventilation in a manner that hastens safe liberation from the ventilator


Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation in the Adult ICU

Speaker Information

Presenter: Troy Whitacre, RRT, RRT-ACCS
Moderator: Maria Madden, MS, RRT, RRT-ACCS

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