Search Tag: pathophysiology

ICU Management

How to improve patient-ventilator synchrony

2019 16 Apr

Waveform analysis and optimization of ventilator settings Anita Orlando, MD, Servizio di Anestesia e Rianimazione I, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, IT Background Asynchronies are a frequent issue in ventilated patients.1They represent a mismatch between the inspiratory and expiratory times of patient and ventilator,... Read more

IMAGING Management

Imaging Study Shows Ability To Reverse Effects Of Schizophrenia

2016 30 May

An international team of scientists has shown that the brains of patients with schizophrenia have the capacity to reorganise and fight the illness. This is the first time that imaging data has been used to show that our brains may have the ability to reverse the effects of schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is an illness generally associated with... Read more