This is a retrospective case series describing 15 non-intubated patients with hypoxemic respiratory failure who underwent proning.
After completion of this learning activity, the learner/user will be able to:
- State the number of hours the patient should be in a prone position.
- Describe how intubation was avoided with patients in a prone postion.
- Describe the physiology of proning.
- Name five combination therapy techniques.