Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is the most severe form of lung injury and happens to be prevalent as of late due to Covid-19. In this podcast episode we’ll talk about the pathophysiology of ARDS and then dive into the key need-to-know information using the Straight A Nursing LATTE method. 

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Links mentioned in episode:

Chest X-ray showing ARDS:

End-tidal CO2:

Brief tutorial on the P/F ratio:

What is ECMO?

Prone positioning:

Ventilator weaning:

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