The department includes a selected group of respiratory therapists experienced in dealing with cardiac patients, working under direct supervision of the cardiac anesthesiologists and using the latest types of ventilators.
The department provides its services to patients admitted to the center and patients who need mechanical ventilation twenty-four hours a day.
The department’s services include:
- Management and follow-up of the patients admitted to the center who need respiratory support
- Monitoring and management of postoperative cardiac patients in surgical intensive care unit
- Management and follow-up of mechanically ventilated patients in cardiac care unit
- Management and follow-up of mechanically ventilated pediatric cardiac patients after open-heart surgery