Real Talk: Real Talk: Common Questions about Ventilator Application of the PMV - Part Two

Course Description:
This podcast was a conversation among 4 clinicians who discuss the most commonly asked questions about working with patients with tracheostomies who are ventilator dependent and being assessed for or using a speaking valve. This podcast provided answers from both RTs and SLPs about working with patients and improving success with Valve use. After completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. List which Valves can be used in-line with mechanical ventilation and what adapters may be needed
  2. Describe considerations for ventilator application, including modes and settings
  3. Explain patient selection considerations