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Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: ‘Swimming between the flags’

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Beasley, R and Chien, J and Douglas, J and Eastlake, L and Farah, C and King, G and Moore, R and Pilcher, J and Richards, M and Pilcher, J and Richards, M and Smith, S and Walters, H, Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand oxygen guidelines for acute oxygen use in adults: Swimming between the flags', Respirology, 20, (8) pp. 1182-1191. ISSN 1323-7799 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2015 Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd on behalf of Asian Pacific Society of Respirology

DOI: doi:10.1111/resp.12620

Abstract

The purpose of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand guidelines is to provide simple, practical evidence-based recommendations for the acute use of oxygen in adults in clinical practice.The intended users are all health professionals responsible for the administration and/or monitoring of oxygen therapy in the management of acute medical patients in the community and hospital settings (excluding perioperative and intensive care patients), those responsible for the training of such health professionals, and both public and private health care organizations that deliver oxygen therapy.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:adult, guideline, hyperoxia, hypoxia, oxygen, oxygen inhalation therapy
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology
Research Field:Respiratory Diseases
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Objective Field:Respiratory System and Diseases (incl. Asthma)
Author:Walters, H (Professor Haydn Walters)
ID Code:104974
Year Published:2015
Web of Science® Times Cited:27
Deposited By:Medicine (Discipline)
Deposited On:2015-12-01
Last Modified:2017-11-02
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