Central haemodynamics and oxygen transport during CPAP with and without mandatory ventilations.

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Ten patients, subjected 16 h earlier to open-heart surgery (aortocoronary bypass and/or aortic valve replacement), were studied during the weaning period after postoperative mechanical ventilation. Central haemodynamics and oxygen transport were assessed along with total oxygen consumption during continuous positive airway pressure with four mandatory… (More)

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@article{Vuori1981CentralHA, title={Central haemodynamics and oxygen transport during CPAP with and without mandatory ventilations.}, author={Arno Vuori and Jorma Klossner}, journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica}, year={1981}, volume={25 3}, pages={282-5} }