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Question: More Resources on Capnography

A reader asked, “I would like to know more about capnography.”

Post updated September 20, 2015

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1)      Capnography for paramedics blog

2)     [amazon-product text=”Capnography, King of the ABCs” type=”text”]1450246206[/amazon-product]: A Systematic Approach for Paramedics’ by Troy Valente

3)      Capnography Made Easy training course from Physio-control University. Physio-control university also has free industry education events. Several are related to capnography.

4)      Introduction to Capnography continuing education lesson on

5) article about Capnography

6)      EMS World article about capnography

7)      10 things every paramedic should know about capnography on the MedicScribe blog

8)      The Power of Capnography to Guide Respiratory Care from

9)      Capnography as a Clinical Tool from EMS

10)   Remember Two Things: Invasive Capnography video on from paramedic educator Steve Whitehead

11)   Innovations in Patient Care podcast Part 1 and Part 2 featuring Peter Canning and Tom Bouthillet

12) What is capnography video on featuring Bob Page

13) Grogono’s Acid-Base Tutorial might be the first place to visit to understand acid-base balance and why capnography is such a valuable tool.

14) Capnography, the 5th greatest EMS innovation in the past 25 years.

15) Instruction from the Hybrid Medic on Capnography: Waveform Capnography Part 1 and Waveform Capnography Part 2

16) Can Can capnography help the intubated trauma patient? from the Mill Hill Ave Command blog.

17) The Critical Role of Capnography from


By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.