Balancing early extubation and rates of reintubation in cardiac surgical patients: where does the fulcrum lie?


© 2015 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. 1053-0770/2602-0034$36.00/0 FAST-TRACK POSTOPERATIVE care in adult cardiac surgical patients has been a major focus in the last decade. The concept was introduced in the early 1990s to address the increasing demand for cardiac surgery in the environmental backdrop of… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.jvca.2015.02.024