Respiratory compliance and resistance in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory failure

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The purpose of this study was noninvasive assessment of respiratory compliance and resistance in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF). To this end, flow, change in lung volume, and airway pressure were measured at the proximal tip of the endotracheal tubes in twenty nine critically ill unselected patients. Eleven had acute… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00263528

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@article{Bernasconi1988RespiratoryCA, title={Respiratory compliance and resistance in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory failure}, author={M. L. Bernasconi and Yongyudh Ploysongsang and S. B. Gottfried and Josef Milic-Emili and A. Rossi}, journal={Intensive Care Medicine}, year={1988}, volume={14}, pages={547-553} }