{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Building a Solid Understanding of Mechanical Ventilation

Purpose of Activity

To provide nurses with an overview of mechanical ventilation.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Discuss the relationship between mechanical ventilator settings and arterial blood gas results.
  2. Describe various ventilator modes and strategies.
  3. Identify when adjustments to ventilator settings are indicated.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: N0609A
Published: June 2009
Expires: 6/30/2017
Sources: Nursing2015
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Chris Kallus RRT, MEd
Categories: Respiratory