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ICU Management

2022 20 Oct

Lung-protective ventilation (LPV) limits lung injury (VILI). However, deep sedation is required to tolerate LPV, and patient self-induced lung injury (P-SILI) can occur during spontaneous breathing along with high respiratory efforts, lung stress and strain. Prevention of P-SILI may require further sedation. In addition, patient-ventilator dyssynchrony...Read more