End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring

Saint John, Robert E.
August 2003
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2003, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p83
Academic Journal
Presents questions and answers on end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring. Measurement of end-tidal carbon dioxide; Site for sampling or measuring end-tidal carbon dioxide concentration in an intubated patient; Clinical significance of end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring.


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