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Osteopathic Approach to Atelectasis in the Postsurgical Patient


Total Credits: 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit

Average Rating:
   5
Category:
MAOPS
Faculty:
Karen Snider DO, FAAO |  Jonathan Easterwood DO
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Learning Objectives

  1. Define atelectasis and discuss main types of atelectasis
  2. Explain the pathophysiology including the etiology, epidemiology, and risk factors of atelectasis
  3. Identify measures to prevent atelectasis
  4. Discuss the clinical manifestations and the physical examination findings of atelectasis
  5. Describe and administer the osteopathic manipulative treatment approach to management of atelectasis in the post operative patient and discuss the treatment goals of the various types of techniques

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