To evaluate the association between extubation failure and outcomes (clinical and functional) in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI).
A prospective cohort study involving 311 consecutive patients with TBI. The patients were divided into two groups according to extubation outcome: extubation success; and extubation failure (defined… (More)
To investigate the association between the rapid shallow breathing index and successful extubation in patients with traumatic brain injury.
This study was a prospective study conducted in patients with traumatic brain injury of both genders who underwent mechanical ventilation for at least two days and who passed a spontaneous breathing… (More)