Community Support Worker - Positive Expiratory Pressure

Module Contents

Positive Expiratory Pressure (PEP) is one of the most common types of airway clearance. This module explains why we use PEP and how it works to help clear mucus from the airways.

In this module we will cover:

  • What is PEP?
  • Why is PEP used?
  • Types of PEP
  • Components of a PEP device
  • Cleaning
  • PEP Routine
  • Order of Treatments