High-frequency percussive ventilation as a salvage modality in adult respiratory distress syndrome: A preliminary study. Discussion

@article{Paulsen2002HighfrequencyPV,
  title={High-frequency percussive ventilation as a salvage modality in adult respiratory distress syndrome: A preliminary study. Discussion},
  author={Stephen M Paulsen and Garry W Killyon and David J Barillo},
  journal={The American surgeon},
  year={2002},
  volume={68 10},
  pages={852-6; discussion 856}
}
Despite multiple advances in critical care patients with severe adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) can exhaust the capability of conventional ventilation; this results in respiratory failure and death. High-frequency percussive ventilation (HFPV), which was initially utilized for salvage of burn patients with smoke inhalation injury refractory to conventional ventilation, has evolved as a standard of burn care. Based on our experience with HFPV in burn patients the burn team was… CONTINUE READING

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