Simply stated, oxygen therapy is a means to provide oxygen according to target saturation rates (as per physician orders or hospital protocol) to achieve normal.
Abstract Knowing when to start patients on oxygen therapy can save lives, but ongoing assessment and evaluation must be carried out to.
Patients initiated on LTOT should be provided with formal education by a specialist home oxygen assessment team to ensure compliance with therapy. ( Grade D).
COPD and other conditions requiring controlled or low-dose oxygen therapy a self-contained document in Thorax.1 Additional educational materials and other.
The guidelines cover the use of oxygen in critically ill and hypoxaemic adults and those . Lectures, teaching material and example documentation were made.