Expert Video - How does someone with ILD know if their oxygen therapy is “working” for them?

A pulse oximeter is one tool to help measure how well your oxygen therapy prescription is working. Susan Jacobs, RN, MSN, FAAN, explains how to check your oxygen level during activities and when to call your doctor. She also explains how your energy level, heart rate, and comfort when breathing can be clues to how well your oxygen therapy is working and why shortness of breath is not always the best way to measure effectiveness.

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