Award-winning book on ventilation basics now freely available


To support healthcare providers in the global fight against COVID-19, Dr. Yuan Lei's book on medical ventilator system basics can now be accessed free-of-charge online.

Medical Ventilator System Basics: A clinical guide was published by Oxford University Press in 2017. The contents provide a comprehensive introduction to the basics of positive pressure mechanical ventilators and their accessories. One of the first of its kind, the book was a winner in the British Medical Association's Medical Book Awards of 2018. As part of their ongoing efforts to support practitioners during this pandemic by providing content that is highly relevant to the treatment of COIVID-19 patients, Oxford University Press has now made the contents of the entire book freely accessible online.

Follow the link below to start reading, and share it with your friends and colleagues. 

Medical Ventilator System Basics

Dr. Lei, senior e-learning manager at Hamilton Medical AG, hopes this book will be of great benefit to frontline healthcare workers and thus to their many COVID-19 patients around the world.

Date of Printing: 30.06.2022
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