Guidelines and links 

 

·         Abbreviations are at the end.

·         For CSP members, many documents can be found on the iCSP networks, e.g. Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cystic Fibrosis, Respiratory Care

·         No link is endorsed.

 

SUMMARY

Physiology

Assessment

Respiratory disease

Cardiovascular disease

Medical treatments

Physiotherapy for loss of lung volume

Physiotherapy for sputum retention

Physiotherapy for increased work of breathing

Pulmonary rehabilitation

Physiotherapy for people with cardiovascular disorders

Surgery

Physiotherapy for infants

Physiotherapy for children

Hyperventilation syndrome

Elderly people with cardiorespiratory disease

Palliative respiratory physiotherapy

Critical care, support and monitoring

Physiotherapy for critically ill patients

Physiotherapy for Different Disorders in Critical Care

Evaluation of cardiorespiratory physiotherapy

 

General

 

Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care

http://www.acprc.org.uk/

 

American Association for Respiratory Care

https://www.aarc.org/

 

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

https://www.aacvpr.org/Default.aspx

 

American Thoracic Society

https://www.thoracic.org/

 

American Lung Association

http://www.lung.org/

 

Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists

https://arns.co.uk/

 

Association for Respiratory Technology and Physiology

http://www.artp.org.uk/

 

British Lung Foundation

https://www.blf.org.uk/

 

British Thoracic Society

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/

 

Canadian Lung Association

http://www.lung.ca/home-accueil_e.php

 

Consent and Physiotherapy Practice: CSP paper

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/consent-physiotherapy-practice

 

Conversion kPa mmHg

http://www.convertunits.com/from/mm%20Hg/to/kPa

 

European Respiratory Society

http://ersnet.org/

 

Medication

http://www.medicinesresources.nhs.uk/en/Communities/NHS/PGDs/

 

National Guideline Clearinghouse

http://www.guideline.gov

 

NICE Guidelines

http://www.nice.org.uk/

 

Oxygen alert card

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/oxygen/emergency-oxygen-use-in-adult-patients-guideline/oxygen-alert-card-template/

 

Primary Care Respiratory Society

http://www.pcrs-uk.org/

 

Respiratory Futures

http://www.respiratoryfutures.org.uk/

 

Journals

 

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

http://www.atsjournals.org/journal/ajrccm

 

Annals of the American Thoracic Society

http://www.atsjournals.org/loi/annalsats

 

BMC Pulmonary Medicine (open access)

http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmcpulmmed

 

British Medical Journal

http://www.bmj.com/archive/

 

Breathe

http://www.ers-education.org/publications/breathe.aspx

 

Canadian Respiratory Journal (open access)

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/journals/542/

 

Chest

http://chestjournal.chestpubs.org/content/by/year/2012

 

Clinical Medicine Insights. Circulatory, Respiratory and Pulmonary Medicine

http://insights.sagepub.com/clinical-medicine-insights-circulatory-respiratory-and-pulmonary-journal-j44

 

Clinical Pulmonary Medicine

http://journals.lww.com/clinpulm/pages/default.aspx

 

Clinical Respiratory Journal (open access)

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1752-699X

 

Clinics in Chest Medicine

http://www.chestmed.theclinics.com/issues

 

Cough (open access)

http://coughjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles

 

Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine

http://journals.lww.com/co-pulmonarymedicine/pages/default.aspx

 

European Respiratory Review

http://err.ersjournals.com/

 

Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine

http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/IERX

 

Heart Lung

http://www.heartandlung.org/

 

Heart Lung & Circulation

http://www.heartlungcirc.org/issues

 

JAMA Pulmonary

http://jamanetwork.com/collection.aspx?categoryid=5877

 

Journal of Clinical Respiratory Diseases and Care (open access)

http://www.omicsonline.org/ArchiveJCRDC/currentissue-clinical-respiratory-diseases-and-care.php

 

Journal of Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine (open access)

http://www.omicsonline.org/pulmonary-respiratory-medicine.php

 

Lancet Respiratory Medicine

http://www.thelancet.com/collections/respiratory-medicine?collexcode=128&subcollexcode=119114&collexyear=2013

 

Lung

http://link.springer.com/journal/408

 

Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine (open access)

http://www.mrmjournal.com/archive

 

Open Respiratory Medicine Journal (open access)

http://www.benthamscience.com/open/tormj/openaccess2.htm

 

Primary Care Respiratory Journal

http://www.nature.com/pcrj/

 

Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Update

http://pulmccm.org/main/pulmonary-critical-care-updates/

 

Pulmonary Medicine (open access)

https://www.hindawi.com/journals/pm/contents/

 

Respiration

http://www.karger.com/Journal/Home/224278

 

Respiratory Care

http://www.rcjournal.com/contents/index.cfm

 

Respiratory Medicine

http://www.resmedjournal.com/

 

Respiratory Medicine Case Reports

https://www.journals.elsevier.com/respiratory-medicine-case-reports/

 

Respiratory Medicine Extra

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/17449049

 

Respirology

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28ISSN%291440-1843

 

Seminars in Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine

http://www.thieme.com/index.php?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=915&category_id=90&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=53

 

Therapeutic Advances in Respiratory Disease (open access)

http://tar.sagepub.com/

 

Thorax

http://thorax.bmj.com/content/current

 

World Journal of Respirology (open access)

http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-6255/current.htm

 

Physiology

 

V?A/Q? mismatch, shunting & dead space YouTube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6G6XrzoGXlo

 

Acid-base tutorial

http://www.acid-base.com/terminology.php#SBic2

 

Journals

 

American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology

http://ajpheart.physiology.org/

 

Hypoxia

https://www.dovepress.com/hypoxia-archive149

 

Journal of Applied Physiology

http://jap.physiology.org/content/by/year

 

Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/15699048

 

Sleep and Breathing

http://www.springer.com/medicine/internal/journal/11325

 

Assessment

 

Clinical Assessment

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yvbsSRlAyY

 

Auscultation

 

Sounds:

http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/clinsci/callan/breath_sounds.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O8OC7EiqBKQ

 

Lecture and sounds:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsFI-K-IRow

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7BtrWATfg8

 

Gas exchange

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: capnography/capnometry during mechanical ventilation (2011)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/04.11.0503.pdf

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: blood gas analysis and hemoximetry (2013)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/blood_gas_hexometry.pdf

 

Capillary blood gas sampling http://www.worcsacute.nhs.uk/EasysiteWeb/getresource.axd?AssetID=41043

 

Cough

 

ERS Guidelines on assessment of cough (2007)

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Lorcan_Mcgarvey/publication/6295125_ERS_guidelines_on_the_assessment_of_cough/links/56dd5a8b08aef38babcbf416.pdf

 

Sputum induction

 

International Physiotherapy Group for Cystic Fibrosis

https://www.ecfs.eu/ipg_cf

 

Tufvesson E, Ekberg M, Bjermer L (2013) Inflammatory biomarkers in sputum predict COPD exacerbations. Lung; 191(4):413-6. doi: 10.1007/s00408-013-9473-5

 

Davidson WJ, Dennis J, The S et al (2014) Identification and validation of nebulized aerosol devices for sputum induction. Can Respir J; ;21(2):101-6

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4128513/

 

Langridge PJ, Sheehan RL, Denning DW (2016) Microbial yield from physiotherapy assisted sputum production in respiratory outpatients. BMC Pulm Med; 16:23. doi: 10.1186/s12890-016-0188-2

https://bmcpulmmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12890-016-0188-2

 

Peter JG, Theron G, Singh N et al (2014) Sputum induction to aid diagnosis of smear-negative or sputum-scarce tuberculosis in adults in HIV-endemic settings. Eur Respir J; 43(1):185-94. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00198012

 

Radiology tutorials

 

http://www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/cxr/index.html

 

http://radiologymasterclass.co.uk/tutorials/chest/chest_pathology/chest_pathology_start.html

 

Lung function testing

 

ATS/ERS Standardization of lung function testing (2005)

https://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pfet/PFT1.pdf

 

Capnography in the critically ill

http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleid=2457389

 

Peak flow and peak cough flow

http://www.anesthesiaweb.org/images/lung-function/Suarez-2002.pdf

 

Journal

 

Journal of Thoracic Imaging

http://journals.lww.com/thoracicimaging/Pages/currenttoc.aspx

 

Respiratory disease

 

Diagnosis and treatment of respiratory illness in children and adults (2013)

https://www.icsi.org/_asset/1wp8x2/RespIllness.pdf

 

COPD

 

NICE clinical guideline: CG101 (2010)

    https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg101

 

CAT (COPD Assessment Test)

http://www.catestonline.org/

 

Living well with COPD
http://www.livingwellwithcopd.com/en/about.html

 

Physiotherapy Works: COPD. Poster for CSP members

http://www.csp.org.uk/professional-union/practice/evidence-base/physiotherapy-works/COPD

 

Respiratory Medicine: COPD Update

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/17450454

 

Asthma

 

BTS/SIGN British guideline on the management of asthma (2016)

http://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/guidelines-and-quality-standards/asthma-guideline/

 

Allergy services in the UK: RCP Report (2010)

https://www.cyans.org.uk/files/allergy-services-unmet.pdf

 

Air pollution information

http://www.apis.ac.uk/

 

ERS/ATS Guidelines on severe asthma (2013)

http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/early/2013/11/27/09031936.00202013.short

                                                    

Bronchiectasis

 

BTS bronchiectasis guidelines (2016, update due 2017)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/bts-guideline-for-non-cf-bronchiectasis/

 

Physiotherapy (New Zealand Guidelines) 2008

http://www.csp.org.uk/sites/files/csp/Bronchiectasis.pdf

 

Cystic fibrosis

 

Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Cystic Fibrosis

http://www.csp.org.uk/professional-networks/acpcf

 

Cystic Fibrosis Worldwide

http://www.cfww.org

 

Physiotherapy Works: Cystic fibrosis poster for CSP members

 

Snot22 test for identifying sinus problems

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaotolaryngology/fullarticle/1897399

 

Interstitial lung disease

 

BTS Guidelines (2013)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/bts-guideline-for-interstitial-lung-disease-guideline/

 

ATS/ERS Guidelines: idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (2011)

http://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/rccm.2009-040GL

 

     ILD Interdisciplinary Network

      https://ild-inn.org.uk/

 

 

Pleural disease

 

BTS Pleural Disease Guideline (2010)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/pleural-disease/pleural-disease-guidelines-2010/pleural-disease-guideline/

 

NICE Clinical Guideline [CG144] Venous thromboembolic diseases (update 2015)

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg144

 

Infections

 

ERS Guidelines: Aspergillosis (2015)

http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/early/2015/12/22/13993003.00583-2015

 

BTS Guidelines for the Management of Community Acquired Pneumonia in Adults: update 2009

 

NICE Quality standard [QS110] Pneumonia in adults (2016)

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/qs110

 

British Thoracic Society Bundle of Care for COPD and pneumonia (2014)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/audit-and-quality-improvement/care-bundles-project/bts-pilot-care-bundle-project-report-2014/

 

Lung cancer

 

NICE lung cancer pathway (2011)

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG121

 

BTS Guidelines (2011)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/nice-guideline-lung-cancer-diagnosis-and-management/

 

Mesothelioma guidelines (2017)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/bts-guideline-for-the-investigation-and-management-of-pleural-mesothelioma/

 

Journals

 

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/icop20

 

Chronic Respiratory Disease (open access)

http://journals.sagepub.com/loi/crd

 

Clinical Lung Cancer (open access)

http://www.clinical-lung-cancer.com/

 

COPD

http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/icop20/14/1?nav=tocList

 

COPD Research and Practice (open access)

https://copdrp.biomedcentral.com/articles

 

Insights in Chest Diseases (open access)

http://insightsinchestdiseases.imedpub.com/volume-issue.php?volume=Volume%201,%20Issue%201&year=2016&journal=ipjoc

 

International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

http://www.dovepress.com/international-journal-of-chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-journal

 

Journal of Cystic Fibrosis

http://www.cysticfibrosisjournal.com/

 

Journal of Lung Diseases & Treatment (open access)

http://www.omicsonline.org/lung-diseases-treatment.php

 

Journal of Thoracic Disease (open access)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/journals/1685/

 

Lung Cancer

http://www.journals.elsevier.com/lung-cancer/

 

Respiratory Medicine: COPD Update

http://www.elsevier.com/journals/respiratory-medicine-copd-update/1745-0454

 

 

Cardiovascular disease

 

British Heart Foundation

www.bhf.org.uk

 

ERS Guidelines on pulmonary hypertension (2016)

https://academic.oup.com/eurheartj/article/37/1/67/2887599/2015-ESC-ERS-Guidelines-for-the-diagnosis-and

 

NICE Guidance: Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ph25

  

NICE clinical guideline CG94: Unstable angina and NSTEMI: early management

http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG94

 

NICE clinical guideline [CG108]: Chronic heart failure in adults

http://www.nice.org.uk/CG108

 

Journals

 

American Heart Journal

http://www.ahjonline.com/

 

American Journal of Cardiology

http://www.ajconline.org/

 

American Journal of Cardiovascular Disease

http://www.ajcd.us/contents.html

 

Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/18752136

 

Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology

http://atvb.ahajournals.org/

 

BMC Cardiovascular Disorders

http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmccardiovascdisord/archive/

 

Cardiology Clinics

http://www.cardiology.theclinics.com/

 

Cardiovascular Therapeutics

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1755-5922/issues

 

Circulation: Heart Failure

http://circheartfailure.ahajournals.org/content/by/year

 

European Journal of Heart Failure

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1879-0844/issues

 

Heart

http://heart.bmj.com/

 

Heart Failure Clinics

http://www.heartfailure.theclinics.com/

 

International Journal of Cardiology

http://www.internationaljournalofcardiology.com/

 

 

Medical treatments

 

Oxygen

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: oxygen therapy for adults in acute care (2002)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/06.02.717.pdf

 

Acute Oxygen - BTS Guideline (2008, update due in 2017)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/oxygen/home-oxygen-guideline-(adults)/bts-guidelines-for-home-oxygen-use-in-adults/

 

DVD: 'Oxygen Therapy'

Laminated sheet: 'Oxygen is a drug and must be prescribed'

http://www.intersurgical.co.uk/contact

 

Home Oxygen Service (NHS)

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/home-oxygen/Pages/Introduction.aspx

 

Home Oxygen - BTS Guidelines (2015)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/oxygen/home-oxygen-guideline-(adults)/bts-guidelines-for-home-oxygen-use-in-adults/

 

Home Oxygen AARC Guidelines (2007)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/08.07.1063.pdf

 

IMPRESS Guidelines: rationalising oxygen use http://www.respiratoryfutures.org.uk/knowledge-portal/impress-documents/impress-guide-to-rationalising-oxygen-use/

 

Oxygen Alert card

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/oxygen/emergency-oxygen-use-in-adult-patients-guideline/oxygen-alert-card-template/

 

Oxygen prescription

http://www.leedsformulary.nhs.uk/docs/RxOxygen.pdf

 

Oxygen therapy YouTube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FT7t9hroLLg

 

Patient Group Directions

http://www.csp.org.uk/sites/files/csp/PGD%20Oxygen%202009%20March.pdf

 

Respiratory drugs

 

British National Formulary

http://www.evidence.nhs.uk/formulary/bnf/current?utm_source=evidence&utm_medium=homepage&utm_content=BNF&utm_campaign=BNF+Homepage

 

Guide to inhalers

http://www.mims.co.uk/Tables/882447/Inhalers-Guide-Breath-Actuated-Devices/

 

Journals

 

Journal of Aerosol Medicine and Pulmonary Drug Delivery

http://online.liebertpub.com/loi/JAMP

 

Pulmonary Pharmacology & Therapeutics

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/10945539/24/3

 

 

Physiotherapy for loss of lung volume

 

Guidelines for Respiratory Physiotherapy: ACPRC/BTS (2009) Guidelines for the physiotherapy management of the adult, medical, spontaneously breathing patient. Thorax; 64:Suppl.1

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/physiotherapy/physiotherapy-guidelines/physiotherapy-guideline/

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: incentive spirometry (2011)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/10.11.1600.pdf

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Intermittent positive pressure breathing (2003)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/05.03.0540.pdf

 

Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing YouTube clips

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=keldFo-OIVQ

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QscQJ2sqySA

 

Journals

 

ACPRC Journal

http://www.acprc.org.uk/publications/acprc_journal.asp

 

ACPRC Respiratory Review

http://www.acprc.org.uk/publications/acprc_respiratory_review.asp

 

Archives of Physiotherapy

https://archivesphysiotherapy.biomedcentral.com/articles

 

Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal

http://journals.lww.com/cptj/pages/default.aspx

 

Indian Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (open access)

http://www.ijccm.org/

 

Journal of Acute Care Physical Therapy

http://journals.lww.com/jacpt/Pages/default.aspx

 

Journal of Physiotherapy

http://www.physiotherapyjournal.com/

 

Physical Therapy

https://academic.oup.com/ptj

 

Physiotherapy

http://www.physiotherapyjournal.com/

 

Physiotherapy Canada

https://www.utpjournals.com/Physiotherapy-Canada.html

 

 

Physiotherapy for sputum retention

 

Humidification

 

DVD on humidification, and booklet Restoring Natural Balance

http://www.fphcare.co.uk/respiratory/

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Humidification during invasive and noninvasive mechanical ventilation (2012)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/12.05.0782.pdf

 

Airway clearance

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: effectiveness of nonpharmacologic airway clearance therapies in hospitalized patients (2013)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/nonpharmacologic_2013.pdf

 

Acapella protocol

http://www.henleysmed.com/sites/default/files/acapella_protocol.pdf

 

Acapella YouTube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZCjMQAlGcU

 

Flutter protocol

http://www.clement-clarke.com/ProductInfo/MucusClearance/FlutterInstructions.aspx

 

Flutter YouTube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1pfTNFw-vY

 

Cough

 

Cough Assist - NICE evidence

https://www.evidence.nhs.uk/Search?q=cough+assist+machine

 

Cough Assist - PP presentation

http://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.mames.com/resource/resmgr/Fall_Conference/Resp2-CoughAssist_Workshop_2.pdf

 

Cough Assist - YouTube clip

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_xJQ0JJNd4

 

NICE Clinical Guideline 40: Urinary incontinence pullout

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg171?unlid=

 

Physiotherapy Works: Urinary Incontinence poster (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/physiotherapy-works-urinary-incontinence

 

Suction

 

Guedel airway insertion - YouTube clip

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7z81ZFRwOA

 

Nasopharyngeal airway insertion

 

https://acls.com/free-resources/respiratory-arrest-airway-management/nasopharyngealoropharyngeal-airways

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uALM3HqtTnI

 

Nasopharyngeal suction protocol

http://www.northdevonhealth.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Nasopharyngeal-Suction-Standard-Operating-Procedure-V1.0-02Sep15-Web-Version.pdf

 

Nasopharyngeal suction protocol

http://downloads.lww.com/wolterskluwer_vitalstream_com/sample-content/9780781788786_Craven/samples/mod09/topic8b/text.html

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: nasotracheal suctioning (2004)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/09.04.1080.pdf

 

Journals

 

Cilia

http://www.ciliajournal.com/

 

Cough

http://www.coughjournal.com/

 

 

Physiotherapy for increased work of breathing

 

Breathless management

 

Assessment and Palliative Management of Dyspnea Crisis. American Thoracic Society workshop report

http://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201306-169ST#.UxByc4WfDhU

 

Addenbrooke protocol

http://www.cuh.org.uk/breathlessness-intervention-service-bis/about/what-we-do

 

NICE Clinical Knowledge Summary (2010)

https://cks.nice.org.uk/breathlessness

 

Non-invasive ventilation

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: long-term invasive mechanical ventilation in the home (2007)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/08.07.1056.pdf

 

BTS/ICS Guidelines for the Ventilatory Management of Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure in Adults (2016)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/btsics-guidelines-for-the-ventilatory-management-of-acute-hypercapnic-respiratory-failure-in-adults/

 

BTS/RCP/ICS Guideline (2016)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/btsrcpics-guideline-for-non-invasive-ventilation/

 

Non-invasive ventilators

 

http://www.nippyventilator.com/

 

http://www.ukcpap.co.uk/cpap-bipap-machines.php?gclid=CKy1v_6axrwCFVKWtAodIkkAsg

 

http://www.healthcare.philips.com/main/products/hospital_respiratory/products/noninvasive_ventilation/

 

 

Pulmonary rehabilitation

 

ACCP/AACVPR evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2007)

http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/data/Journals/CHEST/24351/zcb1050700004S.pdf

 

BTS Guideline on Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Adults (2016)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/bts-guideline-on-pulmonary-rehabilitation-in-adults/

 

Exercise tests - 6-minute walk test

http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pfet/sixminute.pdf

 

Exercise tests - other

http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk/aboutus/departments-services/pulmonary-rehabilitation/for-health-professionals/

 

Respiratory muscle trainer - PowerBreathe (UK NHS prescription PIP Code 232-1040)

http://www.powerbreathe.com/copd

 

Respiratory muscle trainer - YouTube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buPiZJ9bUao

 

Smoking cessation guidelines

 

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ph10

 

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/nice-guideline-smoking-acute,-maternity-and-mental-health-services/

 

Journals

 

Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention

http://www.nursingcenter.com/library/journalissue.asp?Journal_ID=237104&Issue_ID=1285434

 

Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

http://www.archives-pmr.org/

 

Critical Reviews in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

http://www.begellhouse.com/journals/critical-reviews-in-physical-and-rehabilitation-medicine.html

 

Current Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Reports

http://link.springer.com/journal/volumesAndIssues/40141

 

Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention

http://www.nursingcenter.com/library/journalissue.asp?Journal_ID=237104&Issue_ID=1285434

 

 

Physiotherapy for people with cardiovascular disorders

 

Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Cardiac Rehabilitation

http://www.acpicr.com/

 

NICE Evidence Search - role of physiotherapy in cardiac rehabilitation

https://www.evidence.nhs.uk/Search?q=role+of+physiotherapy+in+cardiac+rehabilitation

 

Physiotherapy Works: cardiac rehab: poster (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/physiotherapy-works-cardiac-rehab

 

World Confederation for Physical Therapy - cardiovascular disease

http://www.wcpt.org/node/33339

 

 

Surgery

 

Cough Lok (coughing aid for postoperative patients)

http://www.hawksley.co.uk/coughlok/index.shtml

 

NICE (2005) Lung volume reduction surgery for advanced emphysema [PG114]

http://publications.nice.org.uk/lung-volume-reduction-surgery-for-advanced-emphysema-ipg114

 

NICE (2006) Living donor lung transplantation for end-stage lung disease [IPG170]

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ipg170

 

Tracheostomy

 

Standards for the care of adult patients with a temporary tracheostomy (2014). Intensive Care Society

http://www.theawsomecourse.co.uk/ICS/ICS%20Tracheostomy%20standards%20(2014).pdf

 

Aquatic therapy for clients with a tracheostomy (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/aquatic-therapy-clients-tracheostomy

 

Tracheostomy safety project:

http://tracheostomy.org.uk/Tracheostomy/New%20Blue%20Trachy%20Webpages/New%20Resources.htm

 

Tracheostomy weaning

http://www.rcjournal.com/contents/08.10/08.10.1076.pdf

 

Journals

 

American Journal of Surgery

http://www.americanjournalofsurgery.com/

 

Annals of Thoracic Surgery

http://www.annalsthoracicsurgery.org/

 

Head and Neck

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1097-0347/issues

 

Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation

http://www.jhltonline.org/

 

British Journal of Surgery

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1365-2168

 

 

Physiotherapy for infants

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Capillary blood gas sampling for neonatal and pediatric patients (2001)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/05.01.506.pdf

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Transcutaneous blood gas monitoring for neonatal and pediatric patients (2012)

http://rc.rcjournal.com/content/57/11/1955.full.pdf+html

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Infant/toddler pulmonary function tests (2008)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/07.08.0929.pdf

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Application of continuous positive airway pressure to neonates via nasal prongs, or nasopharyngeal tube, or nasal mask (2004)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/09.04.1100.pdf

 

British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health

www.bhfactive.org.uk

 

NICE interventional procedure guidance: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in post neonatal children (IPG38)

http://publications.nice.org.uk/extracorporeal-membrane-oxygenation-ecmo-in-postneonatal-children-ipg38

 

Journals

Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal and Neonatal edition

http://fn.bmjjournals.com/contents-by-date.0.shtml

 

 

Physiotherapy for children

 

Nasopharyngeal airway insertion

http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/health-professionals/clinical-guidelines/nasopharyngeal-airway-npa

 

NICE Guideline (2015) Bronchiolitis in children

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng9

 

NICE Guidance: preventing the uptake of smoking by children and young people [PH14]

http://publications.nice.org.uk/preventing-the-uptake-of-smoking-by-children-and-young-people-ph14

 

BTS Guidelines (2016) Home Oxygen for children

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/standards-of-care/guidelines/bts-guidelines-for-home-oxygen-in-children/

 

Association of Children's Palliative Care

www.act.org.uk

 

BTS Guideline for respiratory management of children with neuromuscular weakness (2012)

https://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/document-library/clinical-information/children-with-nmw/children-with-nmw-guideline/respiratory-management-of-children-with-neuromuscular-weakness-guideline/

 

Tracheostomy management

http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/health-professionals/clinical-guidelines/tracheostomy-care-and-management-review/

 

Journals

 

Archives of Disease in Childhood

http://adc.bmj.com/content/by/year

 

Paediatric Respiratory Reviews

http://www.prrjournal.com/

 

Pediatric Anesthesia and Critical Care Journal

http://www.paccjournal.com/

 

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

http://journals.lww.com/pccmjournal/pages/default.aspx

 

Pediatrics and Neonatology (open access)

http://www.pediatr-neonatol.com/

 

Pediatric Pulmonology

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1099-0496

 

Paediatric Respiratory Reviews

http://www.prrjournal.com/

 

 

Hyperventilation syndrome

 

Physiotherapy for Hyperventilation

www.physiohypervent.org

 

NHS information on panic attacks

http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Panic-disorder/Pages/Treatment.aspx

 

 

Elderly people with cardiorespiratory disease

 

The Silver Book. Quality standards for the care of older people with urgent & emergency care needs (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/silver-book

 

Physiotherapy Works: Dementia Care CSP poster (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/physiotherapy-works-dementia-care

 

Journals

 

Journal of Aging and Physical Activity

http://journals.humankinetics.com/journal/japa

 

Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy

http://www.nursingcenter.com/library/journalissue.asp?Journal_ID=1131080&Issue_ID=1283771

 

 

Palliative respiratory physiotherapy

 

Bereavement follow-up in adult intensive care units: European Journal of Palliative Care blog

https://eapcnet.wordpress.com/tag/bereavement-care-in-intensive-care-units/

 

BMJ (2013) An introduction to advance care planning in practice

http://www.goldstandardsframework.org.uk/cd-content/uploads/files/ACP/An%20intro%20to%20advance%20care%20planning%20in%20practice.pdf

 

Decision Aids for Advance Care Planning

http://personcentredcare.health.org.uk/resources/decision-aids-advance-care-planning-overview-of-state-of-science

 

How to help your patients plan

http://www.dyingmatters.org/gp_page/how-help-your-patients-plan

 

Recommendations for end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: a consensus statement by the American Academy of Critical Care Medicine (2008)

http://www.learnicu.org/Docs/Guidelines/End-of-LifeCare.pdf

 

Journals

 

American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

http://ajh.sagepub.com/current.dtl

 

BMC Palliative Care

http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmcpalliatcare/archive/

 

Journal of Palliative Medicine

http://online.liebertpub.com/loi/jpm

 

Palliative Medicine

http://pmj.sagepub.com/content/by/year

 

 

Critical care, support and monitoring

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: weaning and discontinuing ventilatory support (2002)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/ebgwdvscpg.pdf

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: removal of the endotracheal tube (2007)

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/removal_of_endotracheal_tube.pdf

 

Core Standards for Intensive Care Units (2013)

https://www.ficm.ac.uk/sites/default/files/Core%20Standards%20for%20ICUs%20Ed.1%20(2013).pdf

 

Intensive Care Society

https://www.ics.ac.uk/

 

Guidelines for the Provision of Intensive Care Services (2015)

https://www.ficm.ac.uk/sites/default/files/GPICS%20-%20Ed.1%20(2015)_0.pdf

 

Medication

 

http://drug.wellingtonicu.com/

 

http://apps.who.int/medicinedocs/documents/s19471en/s19471en.pdf

 

http://www.myicucare.org/Adult-Support/Pages/Medication-Information.aspx

 

Medication: PP presentation

https://www.slideshare.net/IsaacAustin1/drugs-in-icu

 

Mental Capacity Act (2005) Guidance for Critical Care

http://www.mentalcapacitylawandpolicy.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/1504320.pdf

 

Physiotherapy Works: Critical Care poster (CSP members).

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/physiotherapy-works-critical-care

 

Sedation and Analgesia - PP presentation

https://www.slideshare.net/gagsol/sedation-and-analgesia-in-icu-new

 

Ventilator graphics

http://www.adhb.govt.nz/newborn/TeachingResources/Ventilation/RespiratoryFunctionMonitoringAndGraphics.htm

 

Journals

 

AACN Advanced Critical Care

http://journals.lww.com/aacnadvancedcriticalcare/pages/currenttoc.aspx

 

American Journal of Critical Care

http://ajcc.aacnjournals.org/contents-by-date.0.shtml

 

Anaesthesia Critical Care & Pain Medicine

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/23525568

 

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

http://www.aaic.net.au/

 

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/14720299

 

Annals of Intensive Care

https://annalsofintensivecare.springeropen.com/articles

 

Australian Critical Care

http://www.australiancriticalcare.com/

 

Critical Care

http://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/

 

Critical Care Clinics

http://www.criticalcare.theclinics.com/

 

Critical Care Medicine

http://journals.lww.com/ccmjournal/pages/issuelist.aspx 

 

Critical Care Research and Practice

https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ccrp/contents/

 

Critical Care and Shock

http://www.criticalcareshock.org/

 

Current Anaesthesia and Critical Care 

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=JournalURL&_cdi=6758&_auth=y&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=3ff2b2c46613cd8ed0089d7c55b889ab

 

Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine (open access)

http://www.ijccm.org/

 

Intensive Care Medicine

http://icmjournal.esicm.org/index.html

 

JAMA Critical Care/Intensive Care Medicine

http://jamanetwork.com/collection.aspx?categoryid=5584

 

Journal of Critical Care

http://www.jccjournal.org/

 

Journal of Intensive Care (open access)

http://jintensivecare.biomedcentral.com/articles

 

Journal of Intensive Care Medicine

http://jic.sagepub.com/content/by/year

 

Journal of Intensive and Critical Care (open access)

http://criticalcare.imedpub.com/archive.php

 

New England Journal of Medicine Update: Pulmonary/Critical Care

http://www.nejm.org/pulmonary

 

Open Critical Care Medicine Journal (open access)

http://benthamopen.com/toccmj/home

 

 

Physiotherapy for critically ill patients

 

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Endotracheal suctioning of mechanically ventilated patients with artificial airways (2010) 

http://www.rcjournal.com/cpgs/pdf/06.10.0758.pdf

 

International network for early mobilization of mechanically ventilated patients:

http://www.mobilization-network.org

 

Manual hyperinflation YouTube clips

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIvu1k0cJI4

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=209txhJW3iM

 

NICE Guideline CG83: Critical illness rehabilitation

http://www.nice.org.uk/CG83

 

National Education and Competence Framework for Advanced Critical Care Practitioners (2008)

https://www.rcn.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/435591/The_National_Education_and_Competence_Framework_for_Advanced_Critical_Care_Practitioners_2008.pdf

 

PEEP valves

 

http://www.armstrongmedical.net/critical-care/manual-ventilation/mhi-set-with-peep

 

http://www.ambu.com/corp/search/product/peep_valves_-_disposable_and_reusable-prod861.aspx

 

http://www.draeger.com/sites/enus_us/Pages/Hospital/Peep-Valves.aspx?navID=1169

 

Resuscitation Guidelines (2015)

http://www.resus.org.uk/pages/Guide.htm

 

 

Disorders in Critical Care

 

Acute Brain Injury

 

Headway - NICE and SIGN guidance for early management and rehabilitation

https://www.headway.org.uk/about-brain-injury/professionals/gps/clinical-guidelines/

 

NICE (2014) Head injury: assessment and early management

http://guidance.nice.org.uk/CG176

 

Management flow chart (2012)

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186%2F1757-7241-20-12#page-1

 

NICE (2014) Quality statement: inpatient rehabilitation for people with traumatic brain injury [QS74]

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/qs74/chapter/quality-statement-6-inpatient-rehabilitation-for-people-with-traumatic-brain-injury

 

NICE (2014) Head injury: assessment and early management

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG176

 

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

 

Prone protocols

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11817446

https://www.evidence.nhs.uk/Search?q=prone+position+protocol

http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0104-42302016000300287

http://www0.sun.ac.za/Physiotherapy_ICU_algorithm/Documentation/ALI_ARDS/References/Ball_2001.pdf

 

Journals

 

Clinical medicine insights. Trauma and intensive medicine

http://www.la-press.com/clinical-medicine-insights-trauma-and-intensive-medicine-journal-j71

 

Shock

http://journals.lww.com/shockjournal/pages/default.aspx

 

Trauma

http://www.uk.sagepub.com/journals/Journal201832

 

Evaluation of cardiorespiratory physiotherapy

 

CSP Guide to literature searching (CSP members)

http://www.csp.org.uk/publications/csp-guide-literature-searching

 

Cochrane Library

http://www.thecochranelibrary.com

 

PubMed - search for medical and physiotherapy articles

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?holding=igbuoblib

 

Journals

 

Journal of Breath Research

http://iopscience.iop.org/issue/1752-7163/10/1

 

Respiratory Investigation

http://www.respiratoryinvestigation.com/

 

Respiratory Research (open access)

http://respiratory-research.com/content

 

AACVPR: American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

AARC: American Association of Respiratory Care

ACCP: American College of Chest Physicians

ACPICR: Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Cardiac Rehabilitation, UK

ACPRC: Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care, UK

ATS: American Thoracic Society

BMJ: British Medical Journal

BTS: British Thoracic Society

CSP: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, UK

DH: Department of Health, UK

ERS: European Respiratory Society

HVS: hyperventilation syndrome

ICS: Intensive Care Society

iCSP: interactive CSP

JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association

NHS: National Health Service, UK

NICE: National Institute of Health and Care Excellence

PP: PowerPoint

RCP: Royal College of Physicians

SIGN: Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network

 

 

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