153. Tracheobronchiales Absaugen als Problem der Intensivbehandlung

It is reported on continuous oxygen-tension-monitoring during tracheobronchial suction in 10 surgical patients being on respirator treatment. Without additional oxygen prior to suctionpO2 dropped to 61,8 (method 1) and 61,4 Torr (method 2). Inflation of the lungs by respirator with an extra-pressure of 10 cm H2O did not show a significantly more rapidpO2… CONTINUE READING