Vent, Ventilator, Surgery, Ventilator Management, Respiratory Failure, PEEP, SIMV, APRV, pneumonia, sepsis, assist control, ARDS, CPAP, ventilator induced lung injury, volutrauma, tidal volume, weaning, weaning from ventilator
Critical Care | Internal Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences | Pulmonology | Surgery | Trauma
Physicians have a lot to consider when they place a patient on the ventilator. This article reviews the literature and provides the physician with a clear guide to managing the ventilator in the ICU. This manuscript is meant to be a practical guide to managing the ventilator at the patient's bedside.
Thompson, Errington C. MD, FACS, FCCM
"Modern Ventilator Management in Surgical/Trauma Patients,"
Marshall Journal of Medicine:
1, Article 5.
Available at: https://mds.marshall.edu/mjm/vol6/iss1/5