BTS guideline for emergency oxygen use in adult patients

Thorax. 2008 Oct;63 Suppl 6:vi1-68. doi: 10.1136/thx.2008.102947.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Acidosis, Respiratory / therapy
  • Adult
  • Blood Gas Analysis
  • Carbon Dioxide / blood
  • Carbon Dioxide / physiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / therapy
  • Critical Illness
  • Cyanosis / etiology
  • Dyspnea / etiology
  • Early Diagnosis
  • Emergencies
  • Humans
  • Hypercapnia / therapy*
  • Hyperoxia / prevention & control
  • Hypoxia / therapy*
  • Oximetry
  • Oxygen Inhalation Therapy / standards*
  • Risk Factors
  • Secondary Prevention

Substances

  • Carbon Dioxide