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initial vent sets

settings based on disease process

Normal lung-mode VC or PC-CMV
Normal lung-Vt 10-12ml/kg IWB
Normal lung-rate 8-12bpm
normal lung-flow 60LPM
normal lung-waveform Descending or constant
Normal lung-Ti 1 sec
Normal lung-PEEP 3-5cm H2O
normal lung-FIO2 less than 50%
COPD-mode VC or PC-CMV
COPD-Vt 8-10ml/kg IBW
COPD-rate 8-12bpm
COPD-flow 80-100 LPM
COPD-waveform descending or constant
COPD-Ti 0.6-1.2 sec
COPD-PEEP 3-5cmH2O or 50% of occult PEEP
COPD-FIO2 less than 50%
neuromuscular-mode VC-CMV
neuromuscular-Vt 12-15ml/kg IBW
neuromuscular-rate 8-12bpm
neuromuscular-flow at or above 60LPM
neuromuscular-waveform descending or constant
neuromuscular-Ti 1sec
neuromuscular-PEEP 5cmH2O
neuromuscular-FIO2 21%
asthma-mode VC or PC-CMV
asthma-Vt 4-8ml/kg IBW
asthma-rate <8bpm
asthma-flow 80-100LPM
asthma-waveform descending
asthma-Ti 1 second or less
asthma-PEEP only to offset auto PEEP
asthma-FIO2 50% or greater
closed head-Vt 8-12ml/kg IBW
closed head-mode PC or VC-CMV
closed head-rate 15-20bpm
closed head-flow 60LPM
closed head-waveform descending or constant
closed head-Ti 1sec
closed head-PEEP 0-5 use with caution
closed head-FIO2 100%
ARDS-mode PC or VC-CMV
ARDS-Vt 4-8ml/kg IBW
ARDS-rate 15-25bpm
ARDS-flow 60LPM or greater
ARDS-Ti 1sec
ARDS-waveform descending or constant
ARDS-PEEP 5->15cmH2O
ARDS-FIO2 100%
CHF-mode VC or PC-CMV
CHF-Vt 8-10ml/kg IBW
CHF-rate 15-25bpm
CHF-waveform descending or constant
CHF-flow 60LPM or greater
CHF-Ti 1-1.5sec
CHF-PEEP 5-10cmH2O
CHF-FIO2 100%
Created by: thekaplankid
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