formula to calculate the duration of gas in a tank; Don't forget to convert to hours and minutes
(344 * weight (lbs) of gas only in tank)/flow(liters)
formula to calculate the duration of liquid in a tank; Don't forget to convert to hours and minutes
location O2 shutoff valves and known how to shut off; rescue patients near fire, alert personnel, contain fire and shut doors, evacuate
In the event of a hosptial fire, what is the first priority? What is the meaning of RACE?
know where the O2 shutoff valve is located and how to shut it off; RACE (rescue, alert, contain, evacuate)
What are steps to take in case of a fire?
what is the treatment for severe airway obstruction?
treatment used for pulmonary hypertension in a newborn?
agency that oversees compressed gases for storage & transport?
heat treated steel tank; aluminum tank; type of tank & service pressure; DOT specs, manfucturers mark, owners mark, serial number
Cylinder markings: What does 3AA mean? 3Al? what are the 2 DOT specs listed on tank? 4 things on left side of tank?
complied with requirements; retest in 10 years;
What does a plus sign beside of the date on a tank mean? What does an asterisk mean?
green, brown, gray, yellow, red, orange
what color is an oxygen tank? helium (He) tank? carbon dioxide (CO2) tank ? air tank? ethylene tank? cyclopropane tank?
positioned away from bystanders
what is the best position for cylinder valve when cracking a tank?
PISS (pin index safety system), ASSS, DISS (diameter index safety system), low, DISS, quick
_____ is the the indexing system for small cylinders; _______ is the system for large tanks (e.g H, K) based on thread types that joins a regulator and an H cylinder; The exit point of the regulator is a ___ connection designed for __ pressure connections; Station Outlets have a _____ connection (terminal point of a piping system) which are either ____ connect or threaded;
If the ball in a Thorpe tank rises quickly and then falls it is considered to be ____ _____
Bulk O2 is produced by _____ ______.
dry cracked skin around nose & lips, twisting of tubing, discomfort from tubing around ears; allows higher degree of mobility/freedom (allows the patient to continue to talk, eat and drink while receiving the therapy)
What are disadvantages of a Nasal Cannula? What are advantages?
incubators provide large volumes of ___ ___ gas to atmosphere immediately surrounding ______; provides ____ environment for ____ infants; Has variable ___, ___, and _____; ,the temp and humidity controlled by ____ ______; _____ controlled by air _______ device which delivers FiO2 less than ___%