[Clinical study of imposed work of breathing caused by the breathing apparatus].

@article{Qiu1996ClinicalSO,
  title={[Clinical study of imposed work of breathing caused by the breathing apparatus].},
  author={Hui-zhong Qiu and Sui Ma and D W Liu},
  journal={Zhonghua jie he he hu xi za zhi = Zhonghua jiehe he huxi zazhi = Chinese journal of tuberculosis and respiratory diseases},
  year={1996},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={265-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The imposed work of breathing caused by the breathing apparatus (endotracheal tube, breathing circuit tubing, and ventilator's valves) may increase patient's work of breathing. To evaluate the imposed work may be useful to determine weaning. METHODS Work of breathing was observed by Bicore CP-100 breathing monitor at different levels pressure… CONTINUE READING