RESPIRATORY MUSCLE TRAINING WITH TRACHEOSTOMY & MECHANICAL VENTILATION
Can RMT be utilized with patients with a trach? What if they are also receiving mechanical ventilation? Does RMT help with Vent and Trach Weaning? It can! In this webinar, we will provide the information you need when deciding to utilize RMT with those patients you are working with who present with trach and/or vent, who are weaning or have recently been weaned.
WHO THIS IS FOR AND WHY
Clinicians wanting to learn more about implementing RMT in conjunction with trachs and vents.
- Identify when it may be appropriate to implement RMT with someone with a Tracheostomy or post Tracheostomy removal
- Describe the benefits of utilizing RMT with weaning from mechanical ventilation
- Understand how an interprofessional approach can improve functional outcomes and the role each plays in RMT with those impacted by Tracheostomy and Vent use
- Discuss 3 contraindications for use of RMT with patients with mechanical ventilation and tracheostomy
MEET THE EXPERTS
Dr. Nina Bausek
Dr. Tom Berlin
Owner of NDoscopy Dysphagia Specialists
Co-owner of Tracheostomy Education