[Undetected tracheal tumours responsible for ventilator-dependency].

HISTORY AND CLINICAL FINDINGS Case 1 A patient with former carcinoma of the larynx became dependent on mechanical ventilation. She failed to be weaned from the respirator because of severe bronchial obstruction, therefore she was transferred to a weaning center. Case 2 A COPD patient with respirator dependency due to infectious exacerbation underwent… CONTINUE READING