Pulmonary Rehabilitation


PULMONARY REHABILITATION”
By: Albert Loerinc, M.D.


OBJECTIVES

The participant will be able to identify:
  • The team approach in a ventilator weaning program.
  • Relate the indications of non-invasive ventilator techniques.
  • Approaches in diagnosing swallowing disorders in the patient with a tracheostomy.
  • Potential tracheal abnormalities after tracheal intubation.

COURSE OUTLINE

This program will review:
  • The team approach in a ventilator weaning program
  • Non-invasive ventilation
  • Swallowing disorders in the patient with a tracheostomy
  • Potential tracheal abnormalities after tracheal intubation

Information About the Speaker
Dr. Albert Loerinc is currently Director of Pulmonary Rehabilitation at New Bedford Rehabilitation Hospital in New Bedford, MA. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.