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Transcutaneous CO2 Monitoring: Alerting the Anesthesia Provider to Impending Respiratory Depression

Live Event: Thursday, June 21, 2018  |  9:00 AM and 1:00 PM EDT
AARC CRCE for RT's and CERP CE Credit for nurses available


Register For 9:00 AM EDT Session

Register For 1:00 PM EDT Session


Monitoring of patient gas exchange generates data that leads to clinical decisions. Measuring oxygenation and ventilation can improve outcomes and avoid complications. This webinar will discuss the use of noninvasive gas exchange monitoring in all patient populations.

The advantages and disadvantages of noninvasive gas exchange monitoring technology will be described. Strategies available to clinicians for patient assessment and treatment using noninvasive monitoring of gas exchange will be identified and discussed.

Webinars Target Audience

  • Anesthesiologists
  • CRNAs, RNs & RTs in Peri-Anesthesia field
  • Quality and Patient Safety Managers
  • Certified Professionals in Patient Safety (CPPS)

This webinar will:

        • Identify risk factors for respiratory depression in the perioperative patient
        • Review the current guidelines and literature supporting respiratory monitoring in the perioperative setting
        • Discuss the use and accuracy of the transcutaneous CO2 monitoring technology
        • Identify uses for the transcutaneous CO2 to monitor for respiratory depression in the intraoperative and postoperative period

        This webinar will be approved for

        • 1 CRCE contact hour by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)
        • 1.00 CERP by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)


        Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
        Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN

        Dr. Jeanette Bauchat is an Associate Professor and the Division Chief of Obstetric Anesthesiology at Vanderbilt University. She serves on the Executive Board as the Secretary of the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology for the last two years...

        ...She serves on the Executive Board as the Secretary of the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology for the last two years. She received her medical doctorate from Northwestern University and completed her residency and chief year in anesthesiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center. She returned to Chicago to complete fellowship training in obstetric anesthesiology at Northwestern University where she practiced for 11 years and served as Associate Fellowship Director for 5 years and Section Chief of Obstetric Anesthesiology for 2 years. Dr. Bauchat obtained a Master’s in Science in Healthcare Quality and Safety and lead quality efforts at both Northwestern and Vanderbilt Universities. She is an educator with 10 years of simulation education experience in designing, implementing and conducting simulation curriculum. Her research interests lie in the areas of quality and safety on the labor floor, respiratory depression following neuraxial analgesia and simulation education.