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guideline for emergency oxygen use in adult patients


Oct 01, 2008 · This guideline is intended for use by all healthcare professionals who may be involved in emergency oxygen use. This will include ambulance staff, paramedics, doctors, nurses, midwives, physiotherapists, pharmacists and all other healthcare professionals who may deal with ill or breathless patients.Cited by: 580.

BTS guideline for emergency oxygen use in adult patients B R O’Driscoll,1 L S Howard,2 A G Davison3 on behalf of the British Thoracic Society 1 Department of Respiratory Medicine, Salford Royal University Hospital, Salford, UK; 2 Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHSCited by: 580.

BTS guideline for emergency oxygen use in adult patients. Author information: (1)Department of Respiratory Medicine, Salford Royal University Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, UK. ronan.o'[email protected] Erratum in Thorax. 2009 Jan;64(1):91. Comment in Thorax. 2008 Oct;63(10):849-50.Cited by: 580.

Aug 01, 2011 · Oxygen is probably the most common drug to be used in the care of patients who present with medical emergencies; approximately 34% of ambulance journeys involve oxygen use at some stage and national audit data suggest that 18% of hospital inpatients in the UK are being treated with oxygen at any given time.Cited by: 15.