Opioid Safety, Respiratory Compromise

Why Clinicians Should Care About Respiratory Compromise: Respiratory Compromise is the New “Sepsis”

Jeffrey S. Vender, MD (Clinical Professor, University Of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine) and Chairman of the clinical advisory committee to the Respiratory Compromise Institute (www.respiratorycompromise.org) points out that there are similarities between the campaign to raise awareness about respiratory compromise to early stages of the campaign to raise awareness about sepsis. The podcast discusses the benefits of early detection of respiratory compromise through continuous patient monitoring.