[A discussion about the tactics of mechanical ventilation for acute respiratory distress occurring in the first case of influenza A (H5N1) in Guizhou Province].

OBJECTIVE To discuss the tactics of mechanical ventilation in a human severe case of influenza A (H5N1) complicated with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). METHODS The data of the patient infected by the influenza A (H5N1) admitted to People's Hospital of Guizhou Province on January 15, 2009, were analyzed and summarized. RESULTS The patient, a… CONTINUE READING