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ICU Management

Are Nighttime Extubations More Risky?

2016 18 May

A study presented at the American Thoracic Society (ATS) 2016 International Conference in San Francisco today has found that overnight extubation in intensive care units (ICUs) is associated with higher likelihood of being reintubated as well as higher mortality. Lead author Hayley Gershengorn , MD, assistant professor at Albert Einstein College... Read more