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quote:The effects of nebulised isotonic saline and terbutaline on breathlessness in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
quote:Patients with a dry cough should be treated with: local remedies such as sucking lollies or chewing chewinggumhumidifying the room airmaking sure that the patients is not dehydratednebulised saline (5-10ml isotonic saline in a nebuliser) may moisten the airways.antitussives.
quote:You surely have a reference manual for any procedure and equipment used in the ambulance. If you cannot find this particular detail, ask your supervisor and recheck all the standard operating procedures for your patients' safety.Otherwise we could easily be moved from Nebulised saline topic to the malpractice one.iko