Long-term, ambulatory and short-burst oxygen therapy in the community
Dave Lynes Head of education, Respiratory Education UK and associate head, Faculty of Health, Edge Hill Uiversity
Carol Kelly Senior lecturer, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire, Respiratory Education UK, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool
This article examines assessment and management strategies for all categories of domiciliary oxygen therapy for adult patients. It highlights the evidence underpinning each category, and enables dissemination of good practice to colleagues, patients and carers.
Primary Health Care. 19, 6,40-46. doi: 10.7748/phc2009.07.19.6.40.c7145
Published in print: 09 July 2009Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review