Biologically variable ventilation in patients with acute lung injury: a pilot study

@inproceedings{Kowalski2013BiologicallyVV,
  title={Biologically variable ventilation in patients with acute lung injury: a pilot study},
  author={Stephen Kowalski and Michael C. McMullen and Linda G. Girling and Brendan G. McCarthy},
  booktitle={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie},
  year={2013}
}
To the Editor, Biologically variable ventilation (BVV) involves the delivery of a fixed minute ventilation but with a variable respiratory rate and a correspondingly variable tidal volume. This type of ventilation introduces a more physiological breathing pattern than traditional types of mechanical ventilation. It has been shown to improve oxygenation and… CONTINUE READING