2022 OAVT Conference - Respiratory emergencies - Helping our patients catch their breath

2022 OAVT Conference - Respiratory emergencies - Helping our patients catch their breath

Continuing to learn after achieving RVT status is essential for the individual and the advancement of the profession. RVTs can earn one (1) Continuing Education (CE) credit by reading the CE articles in the RVT Journal, or watching recorded sessions of OAVT presentations, and submitting the successfully completed corresponding quizzes.

If you obtain a score of 8 out of 10 (80%) or higher, you will receive a confirmation email which OAVT members can use as acceptable proof for their online CE record.

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1. ______ refers to a condition in which the whole body or a region of the body is deprived of adequate oxygen supply *
2. ______ refers to a decrease in the amount of oxygen dissolved in the blood *
3. Lower than normal levels of carbon dioxide in the blood, associated with hyperventilation is called _______. *
4. Higher than normal levels of carbon dioxide in the blood, associated with hypoventilation is called ________. *
5. Kussmaul breathing can be described as _________. *
6. Which of the following is the non-invasive measurement of peripheral capillary oxygen saturation we obtain when using pulse oximetry? *
7. Which of the following is the measurement of the partial pressure of oxygen dissolved in arterial plasma? *
8. When do we see cyanosis in a patient with a normal PCV? *
9. Which of the statements below is TRUE regarding the handling of patients in respiratory distress? *
10. Which of the following conditions would not result in a paradoxical breathing pattern? *