Association of myocardial ischemia with failure to wean from mechanical ventilation.

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OBJECTIVE To determine if myocardial ischemia, as detected by continuous electrocardiographic monitoring, is correlated with continued ventilator dependence in patients who have had difficulties weaning from mechanical ventilation. DESIGN A prospective, observational study. SETTING A university, tertiary care hospital. PATIENTS Seventeen medical and… (More)

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