Conclusions PAV is a feasible method for supporting ventilator-dependent patients and was well tolerated. It can improve the breathing pattern and reduce inspiratory effort. At the same degree of respiratory muscle unloading, PAV can be implemented at much lower peak inspiratory pressure than PSV. It can also apply proportional pressure support according to the patients’ ventilatory demand.


Read More (local pdf)


Comments are closed.

Content Protected Using Blog Protector By: PcDrome.