Efficient breathing circuit for use at altitude.


We describe a case report of a subject suffering high-altitude cerebral and pulmonary edema successfully treated with low flow rates of supplemental oxygen administered with a breathing system designed to conserve oxygen supplies at high altitude.

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@article{Pattinson2005EfficientBC, title={Efficient breathing circuit for use at altitude.}, author={Kyle T.S. Pattinson and Ron Barry Somogyi and Joseph A. Fisher and Arthur R. Bradwell}, journal={Wilderness & environmental medicine}, year={2005}, volume={16 2}, pages={101-3} }