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  • Print publication year: 2004
  • Online publication date: September 2009

19 - Ventilatory techniques

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Complications of positive intrathoracic pressure
International Consensus Conferences in Intensive Care Medicine. Ventilatory-associated lung injury in ARDS. Official conference report cosponsored by the American Thoracic Society, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine and the Societe de Reanimation de Langue Francaise and approved by the ATS Board of Directors. Intensive Care Medicine 25 (1999): 1444–52
Dos Santos, C. C. and Slutsky, A. S.Mechanotransduction, ventilatory-induced lung injury and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome. Intensive Care Medicine 26 (2000): 638–42
Modes of ventilation
Evans, T. W.Organised jointly by the American Thoracic Society, the European Respiratory Society, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, and the Siociete de Reanimation de Langue Francaise and approved by the ATS Board of Directors, December 2000. International consensus conferences in intensive care medicine: non-invasive positive-pressure ventilation in acute respiratory failure. Intensive Care Medicine 27 (2001): 166–78
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Keenan, S. P., Kernerman, P. D., Cook, D. J., Martin, C. M., McCormack, D. and Sibbald, W. J.Effect of noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation on mortality in patients admitted with acute respiratory failure: a meta-analysis. Critical Care Medicine 25 (1997): 1685–92
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Kuhlen, R. and Rossaint, R.Proportional assist ventilation. Intensive Care Medicine 25 (1999): 1021–3
Suter, P. M.Let us recruit the lung and keep an open mind. Editorial. Intensive Care Medicine 26 (2000): 491–2
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Work of breathing
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