Silver‐coated endotracheal tube versus non‐coated endotracheal tube for preventing ventilator‐associated pneumonia among adults: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials

@article{Li2012SilvercoatedET,
  title={Silver‐coated endotracheal tube versus non‐coated endotracheal tube for preventing ventilator‐associated pneumonia among adults: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials},
  author={Xiao Li and Q. Yuan and L. Wang and Liang Du and Lijing Deng},
  journal={Journal of Evidence‐Based Medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={5}
}
Objective: To compare the effects of using silver‐coated endotracheal tube (ETT) versus non‐coated ETT on the incidence of ventilator‐associated pneumonia (VAP) and mortality in adult patients. 
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