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ICU Management

Noninvasive Method to Detect Respiratory Effort

2019 14 Nov

Inspiratory effort during mechanical ventilation can have both beneficial and deleterious effects on the patient. Inspiratory effort can increase the tidal volume, but at the same time, also increase global lung stress due to an increased transpulmonary driving pressure, which eventually leads to lung injury. Some studies indicate that the level... Read more