Tag Archives: Tidal Volume

High Tidal Volumes in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Increase Organ Dysfunction after Cardiac Surgery
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High Tidal Volumes in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Increase Organ Dysfunction after Cardiac Surgery

Anesthesiology: May 2012 – Volume 116 – Issue 5 – p 1072–1082 Tissue damage in lungs following high tidal volume …Read the Rest

Mechanical Ventilation Guided by Esophageal pressure in Acute Lung Injury/ARDS
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Mechanical Ventilation Guided by Esophageal pressure in Acute Lung Injury/ARDS

Methods • In esophageal-pressure guided group, mechanical ventilation settings determined by initial esophageal pressure measurements. • Tidal volume set at …Read the Rest

Bronchpleural Fistula Review (Chest)
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Bronchpleural Fistula Review (Chest)

From RadioGraphics: All of these maneuvers have as a goal reducing the airway pressure and therefore reducing fistula flow and …Read the Rest

Physiologic Response of Ventilator-dependent Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease to Proportional Assist Ventilation and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
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Physiologic Response of Ventilator-dependent Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease to Proportional Assist Ventilation and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

Physiologic Response of Ventilator-dependent Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease to Proportional Assist Ventilation and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure The …Read the Rest

Updates Status Asthmaticus protocol
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Updates Status Asthmaticus protocol

1.1 To ensure ventilation and management of a status asthmaticus patient is initiated and maintained according to standard. Definitions: Permissive …Read the Rest

Current status of lung protective ventilation in ARDS
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Current status of lung protective ventilation in ARDS

Robert A. Lachmann, MSc, Jack J. Haitsma, MD, and Burkhard Lachmann, MD, PhD. Department of Anaesthesiology, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, …Read the Rest

Lower Tidal Volume / Higher PEEP Reference Card (ArdsNet)
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Lower Tidal Volume / Higher PEEP Reference Card (ArdsNet)

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De-Mystifying The Oscillator
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De-Mystifying The Oscillator

High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation (HFO) is a ventilatory strategy that employs very small tidal volumes (often less than anatomic dead …Read the Rest

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