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Resp 2.2 II

Vent assessment lap

VE exhaled minute ventilation this value is usually used to assess the pt'ability to tolerate weaning
Vt Tidal volume indicates pt's ability to move air in and out of the lung
VC vital capacity indicates the pt has or does not have a ventilatory reserve should they become stressed
NIF negative inspiratory force indicates respiratory muscle strength
PEFR peak expiratory flow rate used to indicate effectiveness of therapy
IC insipiratory capacity to help determine the appropriateness of the treatement
RSBI resp index or breathing index index to show chances of weaning from vent
Created by: TnJFarrington12