- Provides a comprehensive and practical introduction to respiratory care
- Uses a patient-focussed approach
- Incorporates case studies and patient narratives bring the text to life
- Includes key points and chapter summaries to aid understanding
This comprehensive text provides a detailed discussion of respiratory care, including chapters on anatomy, assessment, investigations, treatments and a wide range of conditions. Taking a patient-focussed approach, it is evidence based and linked to key practice guidelines to enable postgraduate students and professionals to provide the most effective care. This is essential reading for all newly qualified nurses and healthcare professionals in respiratory care in hospital or community settings.