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Welcome to the Nursing Times Learning online training course on respiratory failure .
It is one of many online courses for nurses available from Nursing Times, the UK's leading independent, peer-reviewed journal for nurses.
It will teach you:

  • How to list the main components of the respiratory system and describe their major functions, including the mechanics of ventilation
  • How to iIdentify the definition and main causes of type 1 and type 2 respiratory failure, and describe the related pathophysiology
  • How to discuss the basic principles of arterial blood gas analysis
  • How to discuss the nursing principles for the care of both type 1 and type 2 respiratory failure
  • Describe the treatment options available

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