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eMediNexus, 05-08-2018
#Pulmonary Medicine
           


Which is the most relevant knowledge about oxygen administration to a patient with COPD?
  •    Oxygen at 1-2L/min is given to maintain the hypoxic stimulus for breathing.
  •    Hypoxia stimulates the central chemoreceptors in the medulla that makes the client breath.
  •    Oxygen is administered best using a non-rebreathing mask
  •    Blood gases are monitored using a pulse oximeter