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Respiratory Assessment and ABG’s


May 3, 2022
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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This webinar will combine virtual simulation and case-based discussion to give learners the ability to differentiate acid-base balance issues, metabolic or respiratory causes, and respiratory compensation. Topics include:

  • Identify priority aspects of a respiratory assessment.
  • Review normal and abnormal lung etiology and related lung sounds.
  • Identify components of ABG analysis, including acid-base balance, metabolic vs respiratory, and compensation.
  • Identify expected treatment options based on ABG analysis, including nasal cannula, various masks, mechanical ventilation, common RT treatments and expected medications.

Featured speaker:

Kelli Whittington, PhD, strives to bridge the gap between textbook and bedside by providing applicable knowledge to client-based scenarios. With over 30 years of nursing experience, Dr. Whittington now serves as the Program Director for the BSN program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


$150.00 per facility or $25.00 per individual.
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Contact hours: .5 Nurse Contact Hour
This webinar will be recorded.

This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $824,375 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.