The Science Journal of the American Association for Respiratory Care


May 2005 / Volume 50 / Number 5

Original Contributions

Delivered Oxygen Concentrations Using Low-Flow and High-Flow Nasal Cannulas
by Richard B Wettstein, David C Shelledy, and Jay I Peters—San Antonio, Texas
Noninvasive Positive-Pressure Ventilation in Patients With Milder Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations: A Randomized Controlled Trial
by Sean P Keenan, Caroline E Powers, and David G McCormack—London, Ontario, Canada
Counseling About Turbuhaler Technique: Needs Assessment and Effective Strategies for Community Pharmacists
by Iman A Basheti, Helen K Reddel, Carol L Armour, and Sinthia Z Bosnic-Anticevich—Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Positive Expiratory Pressure Device Acceptance by Hospitalized Children With Sickle Cell Disease Is Comparable to Incentive Spirometry
by Lewis L Hsu, Brenda K Batts, and Joseph L Rau—Atlanta, Georgia
Reducing Ventilation Frequency During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in a Porcine Model of Cardiac Arrest
by Demetris Yannopoulos, Scott H McKnite, Wanchun Tang, Maureen Zook, Charis Roussos, Tom P Aufderheide, Ahamed H Idris, and Keith G Lurie—Minneapolis, Minnesota
Evaluation of Resistance in 8 Different Heat-and-Moisture Exchangers: Effects of Saturation and Flow Rate/Profile
by Jeanette Janaina Jaber Lucato, Mauro Roberto Tucci, Guilherme de Paula Pinto Schettino, Carolina Fu, Germano Forti Jr, Carlos Roberto Ribeiro de Carvalho, Rogério de Souza—Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Alexander B Adams—St Paul, Minnesota

2004 Donald F. Egan Memorial Lecture

Ventilator–Induced Lung Injury: From Barotrauma to Biotrauma
by Arthur S Slutsky—Toronto, Ontario, Canada


The Stethoscope—Obsolescence or Marriage
by Raymond Murphy—Boston, Massachusetts

Books, Films, Tapes, & Software

Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Asthma and COPD.
(Page CP, Barnes PJ, editors)
reviewed by Irwin Ziment—Los Angeles, California
ACSM’s Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities, 2nd ed
(Durstine JL and Moore GE, editors)
reviewed by Kathy E Sietsema—Torrance, California
Clinical Tuberculosis, 3rd ed
(Davies PDO, editor)
reviewed by Stefan Goldberg—Atlanta, Georgia
The Mold Survival Guide for Your Home and for Your Health
(May JC and May CL, editors)
reviewed by Tim K Takaro—Seattle, Washington
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